Despite being a relatively new academic institution, JCU Singapore has been rapidly expanding since its establishment in 2003, welcoming a whopping 2000 students through its doors in 2010. We speak to two students and find out why JCU Singapore was the next step for them.
By Benjamin Lim
Captain James Cook once said, “Ambition leads me not only farther than any other man has been before me, but as far as I think it possible for man to go.”
Named in honour of the legendary explorer, James Cook University Australia is one of the leading tropical research universities in Australia. In line with its vision of “Providing a Better Life for People in the Tropics”, the Australian university established JCU Singapore, its first full-fledged offshore campus, in 2003.