There are six autonomous universities, namely-
- National University of Singapore
- Nanyang Technological University
- Singapore Management University
- Singapore University of Technology and Design
- Singapore Institute of Technology
- Singapore University of Social Sciences.
These universities are highly ranked in the country and globally, and have high entry requirements and scholarship opportunities.
These public universities are funded by the Government and open to foreign and Singaporean students. These universities are small but offer multiple disciplines and degrees.