Wednesday, 21 August 2019

NUS 2019/2020 Semester 1 Modules

Lim Li is taking the following modules this semester:

CS2105 Introduction to Computer Networks
CS2107 Introduction to Information Security
GER1000 Quantitative Reasoning
GEQ1000 Asking Questions
MA2104 Multivariable Calculus
MA2213 Numerical Analysis I
MA2214 Combinatorics and Graphs I
MA3110S Mathematical Analysis II (S)

Friday, 16 August 2019

CWMI 2019 and CGMO 2019 Singapore Teams' Results

CWMI 2019 Singapore Team. Only members in core team are awarded physical medals.

CWMI 2019 Singapore Team Results
(Not in order of merit)
Gold - Nathaniel Ang Boon Han, Year 5, ACS(I)
Gold - Hu Xinghui, Year 3, RGS
Gold - Wang Yuxuan, Year 4, RI
Silver - Jamie Lim Jia Sin, Year 2, NUSH
Silver - Shevonne Chia, Year 3, NUSH
Silver - Lai Peng Chong, Year 3, RI
Silver - Wang Yunrui, Year 4, RI
Silver - Chen Lei Yu, Year 5, RI

CGMO 2019 Singapore Team Results
(Not in order of merit)
Silver - Wu Xinyue, Year 2, NYGH
Silver - Yu Hanzhang, Year 2, RGS
Silver - Zhang Chenxi, Year 2, RGS

Congratulations!

Friday, 9 August 2019

IOI 2019 Singapore Team Results

Full IOI 2019 Results (not available yet)

IOI 2019 Singapore Team Results:
Gold - Leong Eu-Shaun, RI Year 5
Silver - Jeffrey Lee, NUSH Year 6
Bronze - Benson Lin, HCI Year 5

Congratulations to the team's National Day gift of 1 Gold 1 Silver 1 Bronze!


Tuesday, 6 August 2019

IOI 2019 Live Scoreboard and Photos

Click here (unstable) to watch the Live Scoreboard from 9 am to 2 pm Azerbaijan Time (1 pm to 6 pm Singapore Time)
Contest Day 1, 6 August (Tuesday)
Contest Day 2, 8 August (Thursday)

Results after Day 1:

#8-25  Leong Eu-Shaun
#115-122  Jeffrey Lee
#177-179  Daniel Choo
#184-188  Benson Lin

Results after Day 2:

#12  Leong Eu-Shaun (Gold)
#65  Jeffrey Lee (Silver)
#120 Benson Lin (Bronze)
#188  Daniel Choo

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IOI 2019 Programme

IOI 2019 Singapore Delegation




Monday, 5 August 2019

SJChO 2019 Medal Tally

School Gold Silver Bronze Merit Points* Band
NUSH 20 7 3 4 77 1
RI 10 4 1
39 1
VS 5 5 4
29 2
NYGH 7
4 1 25 2
RGS 5 4 2
25 2
HCI 4 4 4 1 24 2
ASS 3
1
10 3
ACSI 1 3 1
10 3
NJC 1 3 1
10 3
DHS 1 2 3
10 3







* 3 points for Gold, 2 points for Silver, 1 point for Bronze

Friday, 2 August 2019

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

IChO 2019 Singapore Team Results

Full IChO 2019 Results

IChO 2019 Singapore Team Results

Gold - Hu Yongao, RI
Gold - Ng Yong Xiang, NUSH
Silver - Au Ke Fun, NUSH
Silver - Tan Yong Yi, NUSH

Congratulations!

Thursday, 25 July 2019

SJBO 2019 Results

Full SJBO 2019 Results is here.

Gold Medalists:
ACSI: 5
BPGHS: 2
CHS: 1
HCI: 9
MSHS: 1
MGS: 2
NHHS: 1
NYGH: 1
NJC: 1
NTSS: 1
NUSH: 18
RGS: 6
RI: 16
RV: 3
SST: 1
SJI: 1
VS: 3
ZHSS: 1

Monday, 22 July 2019

IBO 2019 Singapore Team Results

Full IBO 2019 Results

IBO 2019 Singapore Team Results:
Gold - Tan Zipei, HCI
Gold - Cameron Goh Jinghan, RI
Gold - Gu Jiahao, RI
Silver - Amani Pek, NUSH

Congratulations!

Saturday, 20 July 2019

Friday, 19 July 2019

Pics from IMO 2019

Yijia, Sheldon, Glen, Jeck, Audrey (Coordinator), Dr Tay, Dr Pang
Coordination in progress

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

IPhO 2019 Singapore Team Results

Full IPhO 2019 Results 

IPhO 2019 Singapore Team Results

Gold - Matthew Chia Jin Quan, NUSH
Gold - Fu Xing Hong, RI
Silver - Zhang Xiaorui, NUSH
Silver - Ge Shu, VJC
Bronze - Sidharth Chambocheri Veetil, NUSH

Congratulations!

Saturday, 13 July 2019

Getting Ready for IMO 2019, Bath, United Kingdom


IMO 2019 Home Page

Programme

10th July: Early Arrival (Leaders) and IMO Board arrival
11th July: Arrival of Leaders
12th July: Jury at Work
13th July: Jury at Work
14th July: Arrival of Contestants and Deputy Leaders
15th July: Opening Ceremony Forum Theatre Bath 15:30
16th July: Contest day 1. Exam 08:30-13:00
17th July: Contest day 2. Exam 08:30-13:00; Leaders move to main site
18th July: Coordination.
19th July: Coordination.
20th July: Final Jury meeting 09:00.
21st July: Closing Ceremony 15:00 and farewell party 19:00
22nd July: Departures

Lim Jeck is a Coordinator (who is responsible for assessing contestants' submitted solutions). He is staying at Parkway Hotel, Celtic Manor.

Monday, 24 June 2019

Snapshot of NUSH Class of 2017 University Destinations and Courses Taken

NUS High School Class of 2017 University Destinations
Cohort size: 165
Number of students (names are hidden) captured in the spreadsheet below: 78 (the rest unknown, to be updated when more data is collected)
Last updated: 23/6/19

S/N Country/University Name Course/Major





Singapore

1 National University of Singapore
Accountancy
2
Architecture
3
Business
4
Business
5
Computing/Computer Science
6
Computing/Computer Science
7
Computing/Information Security
8
Computing/Computer Science
9
Computing/Computer Science
10
Computing/Computer Science
11
Computing/Computer Science
12
Computing/Computer Science
13
Computing/Computer Science
14
Computing
15
Computing
16
Computing
17
Computer Engineering
18
Computer Engineering
19
Computer Engineering
20
Chemical Engineering
21
Electrical Engineering
22
Electrical Engineering
23
Biomedical Engineering
24
Engineering
25
Environmental Science
26
Life Sciences
27
Law
28
Medicine
29
Medicine
30
Medicine
31
Psychology
32
Science/Pharmacy
33
Science
34
Science
35
Science/Mathematics
36
Science/Mathematics
37
Science/Mathematics
38
Science/Chemistry
39
Science/Physics
40
Science/Data Science & Analytics
41
Science/Data Science & Analytics
42
Unknown
43
Unknown
44
Unknown
45
Unknown
46 Nanyang Technological University
Sch of Art, Design and Media
47
Bioengineering
48
Environmental Engineering
49
Mechanical Engineering
50
Medicine
51
Medicine
52
Medicine
53
Medicine
54
Medicine
55
Psychology
56 Singapore Institute of Technology
Digipen/Computing
57 Singapore Management University
Law
58
Law





United Kingdom

59 King's College London
Medicine
60 University College London
Engineering & Architectural Design
61 University of Cambridge
Economics
62
Natural Sciences
63
Natural Sciences
64
Law
65
Computer Science
66
Medicine
67
Unknown
68 Oxford University
Computer Science with Philosophy
69
Biomedical Sciences
70 University of Edinburgh
Architecture
71 University of Glasgow
Medicine
72 Imperial College London
Physics





United States of America

73 Duke University
Economics and Mathematics
74 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Undeclared
75 Stanford University
Bioengineering
76 Johns Hopkins University
Undeclared
77 University of Southern California
Mechanical Engineering





Ireland

78 Trinity College Dublin
Medicine




Class of 2013 University Destinations and Courses taken can be found here

Sunday, 23 June 2019

IBO 2019 Singapore Team

The 30th IBO (International Biology Olympiad) will be held in Szeged, Hungary, from 14 - 21 July 2019.

The following Year 6 (JC2) students are in the Singapore Team:
Amani Pek, NUSH
Tan Zipei, HCI
Cameron Goh, RI
Gu Jiahao, RI

Thursday, 20 June 2019

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Singapore Schools' Oxbridge Applications, Offers & Acceptances in 2018 Admission Cycle

'2018 Admission Cycle' refers to applications made from September 2017 onwards for admission to courses starting in October 2018 or by deferred entry for courses starting after 2018.












2018 Admission Cycle Cambridge
Oxford

UCAS Sch ID
Applns Offers Acceptances
Applns Offers Acceptances

45199 HCI 107 33 (31%) 25 (23%)
90 23 (26%) 18 (20%)

45681 ACSI 84 13 (15%) 13 (15%)
47 9 (19%) 9 (19%)

45765 SJII 5 <3 <3





45769 NUSH 40 18 (45%) 12 (30%)
14 6 (43%) 5 (36%)

45777 DHS 19 7 (37%) 6 (32%)
23 4 (17%)


46015 RVHS 6 <3 <3
8



46340 SOTA 6 <3 <3





47033 UWCSEA Dover 12 <3 <3
30 5 (17%)


48056 RI 95 35 (37%) 22 (23%)
134 36 (27%) 30 (22%)

48057 ACJC 16 4 (25%) 3 (19%)
16



48058 NJC 18 5 (28%) <3
19 4 (21%)


48091 VJC 16 4 (25%) 3 (23%)
26 5 (19%) 4 (15%)











Note: only schools with 5 or more applicants to Cambridge/Oxford, or with offers, are shown.

Sources: Cambridge, Oxford

For statistics on admission cycles 2017 and earlier, refer to an earlier post here

Thursday, 13 June 2019

IChO 2019 Singapore Team


The 51st IChO (International Chemistry Olympiad) will take place in Paris, France, from 21 to 30 July 2019.

The following Year 6 (JC2) students are in the Singapore Team:
Au Ke Fun, NUSH
Ng Yong Xiang, NUSH
Tan Yong Yi, NUSH
Hu Yongao, RI