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Academy Of Medicine, Singapore

School Overview

    • Founded:
    • 1957
    • Size:
    • Small (<5000 students)
    • Type:
    • Private non-profit
    • Category:
    • Vocational,pre-U,lifelong learning
    • Specialization:
    • Medical School 1
    • Climate:
    • Tropical
    • Location:
    • 81 Kim Keat Road, #11-00 & #12-00, NKF Centre, Singapore, 328836
    • Phone:
    • +6565937800
    • Email Address:
    • N/A
    • Setting:
    • Urban

The History of Academy Of Medicine, Singapore

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AMS), is a professional and educational organisation for doctors and dentists in Singapore.

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore, was founded in 1957 and served both Singapore and Malaysia until the union ended in 1965. The autonomous Academy of Medicine of Malaysia was founded in 1966 by Malaysian members of the AMS.

AMS founders included: Professor Gordon Arthur Ransome, the Academy's first Master; Dr Benjamin Henry Sheares, former President of Singapore; and Dr Yeoh Ghim Seng, former Speaker of Parliament.

Academic Highlights

Fellowship of the Academy is denoted by the title FAMS (Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore). It is a recognised postgraduate medical qualification in Singapore.

Life in Academy Of Medicine, Singapore

The Academy has modern equipment, including simulation rooms: here students learn on special mannequins that repeat the structure of the human body - this is an effective way to gain practical skills without harm to patients. A library with a large number of scientific works is also open.

School Ranking

Academy Of Medicine, Singapore ranked #33 in local and 15,938 International. 


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Notable Alumni

Some of the noted alumni of the university includes Dean Koh, Grace Samuel, Jesamin Lee, Kirat Kaur, Kirat Kaur, Tze Tan, Bao Teo, Nooraini Jaffar, Pei Lim, Serene Mai

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance rate is 30%.

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