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Our medical students come from diverse academic backgrounds from top universities all over the world, with degrees ranging from accountancy to life sciences. The diverse skills and wide range of knowledge they bring, enables our students to bring creative problem solving to medical challenges, and helps them to develop as future leaders in clinical care and medical research.


While students with strong science backgrounds typically excel in medical school, students who are academically strong from other fields, including engineering, computer science, business or humanities can also be highly successful.



Top 3 undergraduate institutions our students come from: National University of Singapore, National Technological University and John Hopkins University
25.9% of Duke-NUS MD students have completed or been accepted to additional graduate degree programmes
30% of students are international students
41% of students go into Internal Medicine
Class 2020 produced 101 student publications and 76 presentations.
502 students have graduated with a MD degree since 2011.

All information is accurate as of Aug 2020.

Some of our students share why they chose to study medicine at Duke-NUS.