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Why Duke-NUS?

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 UniversityOpen in new tab in North Carolina and outstanding resources at the National University of SingaporeOpen in new tab (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.



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.


MD and PhD application open for 2021 intake