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19 May 2016 | Russia, Moscow, Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)

NTU Singapore signed an MOU with the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), the largest and most prestigious research institution in Russia. NTU and RAS have several common research interests as well as complementary strengths in areas such as energy storage, photovoltaics, and organic electronics. The two institutions will also explore the joint development and commerciallisation of products. Both NTU and RAS are listed in the world's Top 10 Most Prolific Scientific Research Institutions in Semiconductors by Thomas Reuters in their State of Innocation Report 2016 released last week. The collaboration will also lead to faculty, staff and student exchanges. It will open up more opportunities to NTU students for overseas exposure in Russia, adding to the diversity of overseas education options.

MoU was signed by Prof. Valdimir E Fortov, RAS President & Prof Freddy Boey, NTU Deputy President & Provost

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17 Nov 2015 | Russia, Moscow, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)

NTU will be collaborating with the Lomonosov Moscow State University to promote student exchanges and research in physics and material sciences. The two universities signed an agreement at the Government Reception House in Moscow which was witnessed by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, and Mr Igor Shuvalov, Deputy Prime Minister of Russia. NTU also signed an agreement with Russia's leading sports retail company Sportmaster for faculty and student exchanges and internships between NTU and universities in Russia.

MoU was signed by Victor Antonovich Sadovnichy, MSU Rector & Prof Lam Khin Yong, NTU Chief of Staff & Vice President (Research)

18 May 2015 | France, Paris, Sorbonne Universites

NTU will be collaborating with Sorbonne Universites to promote student exchanges and research in humanities, engineering and science. The two universities signed an agreement which was witnessed by Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President of Singapore, and Mr Francois Hollande, President of the French Republic.

MoU was signed by Thierry Tuot, Sorbonne Universites President & Prof Bertil Andersson, NTU President

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2 Feb 2015

PM Lee and Mr Tillich also witnessed the signing of three other MOUs. Nanyang Technological University (NTU) signed an agreement with Dresden University of Technology (TU Dresden) to strengthen collaboration and student exchange in a range of sectors, from biomedicine to environmental life sciences engineering.

Acting dean of NTU's Interdisciplinary Graduate School Bo Liedberg said both schools hope to step up student and staff exchanges, and launch a joint or dual PhD programme.

TU Dresden rector Hans Müller-Steinhagen said: "Both universities have climbed up the international rankings in recent years, and it makes sense to cooperate and discuss areas we can develop together."

MoU was signed by Prof Dr.-Ing habil DEng/Auckland Hans Müller-Steinhagen, TU Dresden Rector & Prof Er Meng Hwa, NTU Vice President (International Affairs)
20 Mar 2012 | Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT)

MoU was signed by Dr Le Trung Chon, HCMUT Postgraduate Study Office Head & Prof Yue Chee Yoon, NTU Interdisciplinary Graduate School Acting Dean
19 Mar 2012 | Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam National University (VNU)

MoU was signed by Prof Hoang Van Van, VNU School of Graduate Studies Dean & Prof Yue Chee Yoon, NTU Interdisciplinary Graduate School Acting Dean
29 Feb 2012 | Italy, Genova, Universita'Degli Studi di Genova (UNIGE)

MoU was signed by Prof Michele Marsonet, UNIGE per il Magnifico Rettore il Pro Rettore per IÍnternazionalizzazione & Prof Yue Chee Yoon, NTU Interdisciplinary Graduate School Acting Dean
29 Feb 2012 | Italy, Genova, Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)

MoU was signed by Prof Roberto Cinglani, IIT Scientific Director & Prof Yue Chee Yoon, NTU Interdisciplinary Graduate School Acting Dean


27 Feb 2012 | Italy, Milan, Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI)

MoU was signed by Prof Giancarlo Spinelli, Politecnico di Milano Rector's Delegate for International Networks & Prof Yue Chee Yoon, NTU Interdisciplinary Graduate School Acting Dean