Semester Study Abroad

American University

American University is a private research university in Washington, D.C., United States. The university consists of seven schools and colleges and has about 13,000 students total, including over 7,000 undergraduates. Its students, among the country’s most politically active, distinguish themselves for their service, leadership, and ability to rethink global and domestic challenges and opportunities.

Number of Spots for Yale-NUS Students per semester: 2

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Fields of Study

Yale-NUS students will have access to all undergraduate-level courses for which they are qualified.

Language of Instruction


Academic Calendar

Spring (Sem 2) of 2017/18

For the full academic calendar, refer here.