24 Jan '12, 10pm

NUS law school to review student admission procedures to ensure greater diversity among intake

NUS law school to review student admission procedures to ensure greater diversity among intake

University of Singapore first-year law students Jezer Goh, 21 (left), who was from Meridian JC, and Shawn Joo, also 21, a Pioneer Junior College alumnus, welcome the law faculty's move to try to attract students from schools beyond well-known ones like Raffles Institution and Hwa Chong Institution. -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUA By Amelia Tan The majority of law students at the National University of Singapore (NUS) come from a handful of well-known schools, but this may soon change. The law faculty is currently reviewing its admission procedures to ensure greater diversity in the backgrounds, abilities and interests of undergraduates. 'It is true that a large number of our students come from a small number of institutions,' the dean of the law school, Professor Simon Chesterman, told The Straits Times. 'Inevitably, our students will be interacting with classmates from similar ba...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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