2016 Summer Programme at Pembroke College, Cambridge

Dear Students

The application for 2016 Pembroke-King’s Programme (PKP) will open on Monday 12 October 2015.

More information about PKP can be found via:

1. The electronic brochure available here: http://www.pem.cam.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Pembroke-Kings-Programme-2016-Brochure.pdf,

2. Website: http://www.pem.cam.ac.uk/pkp.

Please note that PKP will be continually updating the PKP web pages prior to applications opening.

SEP Application Briefing for AY2016/2017 – Presentation Slides

Dear students

As promised, you can download the presentation slides from this morning here.

FASS Presentation Slides:  SEPbriefinginformation230915_FASS

IRO Presentation Slides: FASS SEP Info Session (23 Sept 2015)_IRO

Gentle reminder on our SEP Consultation here: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/intl/special_prog/consulthours.html




Calling all AY15/16 semester 2 exchange students as well as students who are planning to apply for SEP

IRO’s Peer Advising Leaders (PALs) are going to run the next round of SEP Clinic starting 28th of September. SEP returnees, PALs as well as the SEP managers at IRO will be around to answer enquiries related to SEP. In addition, they will set up a library of materials about the host university and host country to assist students in making informed decision about their exchange destinations.

The clinic will run on every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from Week 7 to Week 10 (28th September to 22nd October) from 11am – 1pm at Shaw Foundation Alumni House, #03-04. It is the first office you see after exiting the lift on level 3.

No prior appointment is needed. Prepare your questions and start talking when you reach.

For more information, please contact IRO at 6516 4356





SEP Application Briefing for AY2016/2017

Dear Students

The opportunity for exchange beckons once again and prior to the start of the application, we will be talking to you on the processes and some of the things to expect. This will be relevant to all interested students applying for exchange in AY2016/2017.


Date: 23rd Sept 2015

Time: 10am

Venue: LT 11, FASS


This briefing will give you some ideas of what to do for the application:

  • Research for suitable SEP destinations
  • Type of information needed to better support your application
  • Selection processes at the Department/ Faculty levels
  • Potential pitfalls that can affect your chances

We look forward to seeing you at the briefing!


P.S Briefing slides will be uploaded onto our blog. We will share the URL once it is done.




Study Abroad @FASS




Kwansei Gakuin University (2016 Winter/Summer Japanese Language and Culture Short Program)

KGU Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Program 2016 is a 3-week program, focusing on Japanese language and culture, with some activities with Japanese students, home stays and field trips, held twice a year in Winter (February 10 – February 25, 2016) and Summer (July 20 – August 4, 2016).

Online application periods:

Winter: October 1 – November 13, 2015
Summer: April 1 – May 20, 2016

Short program homepage:http://www.kwansei.ac.jp/c_ciec/c_ciec_008201.html

2016 Winter & Summer Intensive Japanese Language and Culture Study Program Pamphlet



Enquiries should be made to the Center for Japanese Language Education office: cjle_jimu@kwansei.ac.jp

Thank you.

International Business Internship Programme at Boeing- Information Session

This is an announcement on behalf of International Relations Office. Please refer to them if you have any queries.

Information Session by BOEING

International Business Internship Programme
Date: 19 August 2015, Wednesday
Time: 11.30am – 12.30pm
Venue: Central Library Theatrette 1, CLB-04-04

For more information regarding the International Business Internship Programme, please visit Boeing’s webpage. Please email go-iro@nus.edu.sg for any queries regarding the information session.

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies ( Short Stay Winter Program 2016)

TUFS Short Stay Winter Program 2016 will be held from January 7th to February 5th. This four-week intensive program is aimed at learners of the Japanese language who are currently enrolled in their partner universities, i.e. NUS being one of them.
Please visit the website below for more details such as course description, admissions, and scholarship, etc. The program leaflet can also be downloaded from the website.
(English) http://www.tufs.ac.jp/english/intlaffairs/exchange_in/sswp.html
(Japanese) http://www.tufs.ac.jp/intlaffairs/exchange_in/sswp.html
If you have any inquiries regarding this program, please do not hesitate to contact Ms Matsui Aki at pro-s-stay@tufs.ac.jp.

University of Auckland Info Session for Students

This is an announcement on behalf of International Relations Office.

The University of Auckland is offering an information session about their university and the exchange experience on 4 August at 3.15 pm.

University of Auckland info_session

If you wish to go for the session,

Click here https://myaces.nus.edu.sg:443/CoE/ViewEvent?actionParam=VIEWEVENT&eventID=71000 to register.