As a Department that is ranked 6th in the world, 1st in Asia, and as part of a distinguished University that is ranked 25th in the world and 2nd in Asia (Quacquarelli Symonds University Rankings 2012/2013), we offer a comprehensive selection of courses and activities for a distinctive and enriching learning experience. You will benefit from the opportunity to work with our diverse faculty in a cosmopolitan environment. Join us at NUS – Singapore’s Global University, and be a part of the future today!

Outstanding Faculty & Program

  • More than 40 faculty members with diverse and highly interesting research topics
  • Research activities in a broad spectrum of fundamental, applied and emerging technological areas
  • Active research collaborations with the industry, national research centers and institutes
  • Top-notch facilities for cutting-edge research
  • Strong international research collaboration with universities in America, Europe and Asia
  • Over 200 research scholars (80% pursuing Ph.D.) from various countries in the world contributing to a vibrant international learning environment.

Strategic Research Thrusts

  • Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences
  • Chemical Engineering Sciences
  • Chemical & BioSystems Engineering
  • Environmentally Benign Processing & Sustainability
  • Functionalized and Nanostructured Materials & Devices