31 Mar '11, 10am

The Yale-NUS College is set to open in 2013

The Yale-NUS College is set to open in 2013

The students will live and study in the three residential colleges that will be built next to NUS University Town (above, artiste's impression) sited in the former Warren Golf Club premises. -- PHOTO: DP ARCHITECTS THE Yale-National University of Singapore liberal arts college is finally a done deal. On Thursday, the two universities announced that the 'Yale-NUS College', as it will be called, will open in 2013 and at a steady state admit 250 students a year. The students will live and study in the three residential colleges that will be built next to NUS University Town sited in the former Warren Golf Club premises. They will take up general education courses that will synthesise Western and Asian perspectives in the first two years, before going on to concentrate on a major. At the end of the four years, students will graduate with a Bachelor of Arts or Science (Honours)...

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