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U of T News: A global exchange of innovation talent: Agreement links U of T and NUS in ‘international entrepreneurship highway’

The wheels are already turning on a new “international entrepreneurship highway” linking the University of Toronto and the National University of Singapore (NUS).

The first cohort of nine students from NUS arrived in Toronto in August as part of the work and study program in innovation, boosting the ranks of local startups as full-time, paid interns while also taking part-time coursework and being mentored at U of T.

A second cohort will arrive in Toronto in January 2019 and by the winter of 2020, the first group of U of T students will be travelling to work and study in Singapore These exchanges are all part of a reciprocal agreement signed Wednesday in Singapore that paves the way for the two universities to collaborate as global hubs for talent, cutting-edge research and startup businesses. Read the full story.