Duke-NUS Programmes

A US-Style Medical School in Singapore

Duke-NUS Medical School is Singapore’s only US-style graduate-entry medical school, drawing on the rich medical and research training of Duke University in North Carolina and outstanding resources at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Duke-NUS provides a critical learning environment that draws from the best of both universities to prepare doctors who can transform the practice of medicine and improve lives.

Improving the Practice of Medicine
Strong Partnerships
Integrated Clinical Care, Teaching and Research


MD and PhD Programmes

Duke-NUS offers MD and PhD programmes and a combined track to prepare students for careers in medicine and/or research:

Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Integrated Biology and Medicine
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Integrated Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Duke University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award undergraduate and graduate degrees. Duke-NUS is not accredited by the Commission on Colleges and the accreditation of Duke University does not extend to or include Duke-NUS or its students.