Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine), a partnership between Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and Imperial College London (Imperial) is training doctors who put patients at the centre of their exemplary care. The School, which offers both undergraduate and graduate programmes, is named after local philanthropist Tan Sri Dato Lee Kong Chian. Officially opened on 28 August 2017 by the then Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore Mr Teo Chee Hean, LKCMedicine aims to be a model for innovative medical education and a centre for transformative research. The School’s primary clinical partner is the National Healthcare Group, a leader in public healthcare recognised for the quality of its medical expertise, facilities and teaching.


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Be part of our bespoke innovative curriculum, jointly developed by NTU Singapore & Imperial College London


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Shaping the future of medicine and healthcare through innovative discoveries and inventions 


Research Strategy

In line with the School’s vision of redefining medicine and transforming healthcare, the motivation of LKCMedicine’s research is to shape future medicine and healthcare through disruptive discoveries and inventions that are of national and global impact.

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Talent Development

LKCMedicine’s vision is to transform healthcare and lives. As part of this, we aim to identify and train the next generation of biomedical and clinical research leaders, so that they can ​take our work forward through the next decades.

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Latest Publications

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Research Spotlight videos


Pancreatic Beta Cells by Associate Professor of Metabolic Disease Yusuf Ali


Regenerating kidneys from stem cells by Nanyang Assistant Professor Xia Yun

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