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[Singapore] Funding hike for humanities, social sciences research

After years of concentrating research funding on science and technology, Singapore last week announced a major rise in funding for social science and humanities research worth SG$350 million (US$252 million) over the next five years – an increase of 45% compared to the Ministry of Education spending on research in these areas over the previous five years.  (...) - University World News, by Yojana Sharma, 07 November 2016 Issue No:436
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National University of Singapore tops Asian university league table

National University of Singapore tops Asian university league table | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

Singapore and Korea stride up the QS rankings, while Hong Kong and Japan see their institutions take a tumble.

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has topped the QS Asian university rankings for the first time, rising from second place in last year's table.

Singapore's other large public university, the Nanyang Technologucal University, joins the NUS in the top ten, rising three places to be ranked seventh. (...) - by Lawrence Wakefield, The Guardian, 13 May 2014

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