NUS Computing - News Media NUS Computing, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, NUS, Singapore Universities /news/news-media 2018-02-23T11:00:04+08:00 NUS comlimsi@nus.edu.sg Joomla! - Open Source Content Management The 10 Best Asian Universities For Studying Computer Engineering 2018-02-20T10:04:00+08:00 2018-02-20T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2345-2018-academia-mag comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">The article lists National University of Singapore (NUS) as Singapore’s – and the world’s – leading university that topped the list of best universities in Asia for studying computer sciences. According to the latest Time Higher Education (THE) Asian University Ranking 2018, NUS was not only the best in Asia for attaining a computer engineering degree, it was also the 22nd best university in world overall thanks to its high quality of teaching, research, and international outlook. NUS’ quality education includes various programmes such as internships at NUS overseas colleges, student exchange programmes, double degrees and joint degree programmes with some of the best institutions on the planet.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The article lists National University of Singapore (NUS) as Singapore’s – and the world’s – leading university that topped the list of best universities in Asia for studying computer sciences. According to the latest Time Higher Education (THE) Asian University Ranking 2018, NUS was not only the best in Asia for attaining a computer engineering degree, it was also the 22nd best university in world overall thanks to its high quality of teaching, research, and international outlook. NUS’ quality education includes various programmes such as internships at NUS overseas colleges, student exchange programmes, double degrees and joint degree programmes with some of the best institutions on the planet.</p> Commentary: The (not so) secret hack to becoming a successful entrepreneur 2018-02-19T10:04:00+08:00 2018-02-19T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2342-2018-francis comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">Professor for Entrepreneurship Dr Francis Yeoh wrote a commentary about start-up programmes like NUS Overseas College, where students in the programme gain the opportunity to intern in top start-up eco-systems, like Silicon Valley, Israel and Beijing, and how it has driven entrepreneurial spirit among aspiring entrepreneurs.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Professor for Entrepreneurship Dr Francis Yeoh wrote a commentary about start-up programmes like NUS Overseas College, where students in the programme gain the opportunity to intern in top start-up eco-systems, like Silicon Valley, Israel and Beijing, and how it has driven entrepreneurial spirit among aspiring entrepreneurs.&nbsp;</p> Singapore start-up aims to bring healthcare to Papua New Guinea's needy, one drone at a time 2018-02-19T10:04:00+08:00 2018-02-19T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2343-2018-yonah comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">Singapore start-up Yonah, made up of NUS alumni and students, are hoping to build a cargo drone system for hospitals to deliver measles vaccines. NUS Computing student Sriram Sami was enlisted in August 2016 and is now the avionics lead and part of the core team. He is developing and testing an autopilot software based on an open source Ardupilot project.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Singapore start-up Yonah, made up of NUS alumni and students, are hoping to build a cargo drone system for hospitals to deliver measles vaccines. NUS Computing student Sriram Sami was enlisted in August 2016 and is now the avionics lead and part of the core team. He is developing and testing an autopilot software based on an open source Ardupilot project.&nbsp;</p>