Nanyang Technological University

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Nanyang Technological University (Abbreviation: NTU) is a research public university in Singapore. The university's main 200-hectare garden campus, known as the Yunnan Garden campus, is in the south-western part of the island. It houses Singapore's largest on-campus residence infrastructure including 16 halls of residence for undergraduates and a graduate hall. In 2010 QS World University Rankings[2] ranked the university 74th overall in the world, having been ranked joint 73rd[3] in the 2009 THE-QS World University Rankings (in 2010 Times Higher Education World University Rankings and QS World University Rankings parted ways to produce separate rankings).[4] NTU was ranked 174th place (out of 200) in 2010 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. NTU was the Olympic Village for the first-ever Youth Olympic Games in 2010. It is a founding member of Global Alliance of Technological Universities.[5]

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The Yunnan Garden campus, with its lush landscape and undulating terrain, is located in south-western Singapore, some 25 km (16 mi) from the city-centre. The original part of the campus was built in 1986 and the campus buildings are laid out on a master plan drawn up by architect Kenzo Tange.

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