The Department has developed into one of the leading centres for Chinese Studies in the Southeast Asian region. It has played an important role in bridging Chinese cultural heritage and modern Singapore, promoting cutting-edge research in Chinese studies. Providing effective bilingual training to students from different cultural backgrounds, NUS Chinese Studies prepares students to be industry-ready.
Embrace diversity, Broaden your horizon, Define your personal values.
AAs one of the departments in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Department of Chinese Studies has full-time teaching staff who graduated from prestigious universities in different parts of the world. Our professors with distinguished teaching and research records have inspired more than 1000 students every year. They are dedicated to fostering collaborations with scholars all over the world in order to improve our students' learning experience.
The research degree provides training in a particular subject area through independent investigation, study and experimental work, culminating in the submission of a thesis on the research undertaken. A supervisor or supervisors will be appointed for each candidate. Candidates are required to attend appropriate lectures and sit for written examinations.