NUS Japanese Studies Society

About Us

About Us

  • 1984

    Our Humble Beginnings

    First founded in 1984, NUS JSS is a student-run organization established with the aim of bringing the community of Japanese enthusiasts together.

  • Present

    What we really do

    NUS JSS provides opportunities for exposure to Japanese culture and interaction with our Japanese counterparts. We are the platform for students and external organizations to engage in Japanese cultural activities and collaborate on events.

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    Of Our Story


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A traditional Japanese and folk dance club for NUS students, which performs for external organizations and the general public.


A Japanese club which strives to bring enthusiasts together to enjoy a variety of Japanese music, including pop, rock, anime and Vocaloid.


A group of NUS students who wish to spread the love for Odottemita in the community. Join us in spreading the love for 踊ってみた!!


A Japanese club which practises the traditional Japanese tea ceremony in the Enshuryu style.


A traditional Japanese club which focuses on playing the koto (箏), a handmade stringed music instrument.

36th Executive Committee

NUS JSS is proudly managed by:

Associate Professor Chris McMorran

Jasper Cheng (Publicity), Julian Lim (External Relations), Lim Wei Yang (Head of Projects), Dian Shao (Logistics)

Jaryl Siaw (Marketing), Ewald Hew (IT), Lim Joo Kee (Treasurer), Shirlyn Ong (BnS Coordinator), Nicole Tong (BnS Coordinator), Calissa (Secretary)

Shaun Tan (Vice-President), Teresa Tan (President), Terence Foo (Vice-President)

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Block AS8, Level 5
10 Kent Ridge Crescent
Singapore 119260

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