In the News

Accepting Applications for PhD and self-funded Master of Science

We are now accepting applications for our Doctor of Philosophy and self-funded Master of Science by research programmes. The application deadline is 15 May 2017 for our January 2018 intake. We look forward to receiving your applications!

28 April 2017

Sowing the seeds of reforestation

Life Sciences’ researchers study found that a third of the seeds produced by four species of dipterocarp trees in Singapore’s nature reserves did not germinate, leading to fragmented forests

10 April 2017

Tree-Climbing crabs

Professor Peter Ng was part of a research team which identified and described an exciting new genus and species of crabs which live exclusively in trees in Kerala, India. Published in Journal of Crustacean Biology on 3 April, this study is the first to provide report on a crab that spends its entire life in trees. 

18 April 2017

Upcoming Events


Peter L Davies
Queen's University, Canada

12 May 2017 | Details

Michael A J Ferguson
University of Dundee, UK

16 May 2017 | Details

Yusuke Toyama

16 May 2017 | Details

Sérgio Stampar
Sao Paulo State University, Brazil

1 Jun 2017 | Details

Events, Conferences and Workshops

Science Open House

13 May 2017 | Website

Aquatic Invasive Alien Species in Southeast Asia (AIASSEA) Symposium

26 - 27 July 2017 | Website