Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asia team lead the University's strategic engagement with partners across the region.

Audrey Kon

Audrey Kon

Regional Director - Southeast Asia

Based in Singapore

Audrey.Kon@ed.ac.uk

Key contacts

There are several key contacts who lead, direct or manage our strategic activities in South East Asia.

About the regional team

The team is led by Audrey Kon, Regional Director. Audrey is located in Singapore.

A new regional centre in Singapore has just launched. It was established to help us shape our future activities in Singapore and across Southeast Asia. A key priority is to develop and maintain partnerships with universities, research institutions and cultural organisations.

Audrey works with the International Dean to devise an engagement plan for the Region, and collaborates with Jenny Thacker and Louise Zeelenberg, Regional Managers, who lead on student recruitment. Jenny and Louise are based in Edinburgh.

Contact

Our centre in Southeast Asia is a Representative Office, Registered in Singapore.

Southeast Asia Representative Office 
9 Temasek Boulevard 
31 Floor Suntec Tower Two 
Keppel Suite 
Singapore 038989
(00 65) 6559 6133

Audrey.Kon@ed.ac.uk

Partnerships

The University has relationships with some of Southeast Asia's leading institutions including:

  • National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  • Singapore Management University (SMU)
  • Srinakharinwirot University
  • Thammasat University
  • International Medical University
  • Universiti Tun Abdul Razak 

Recuitment

We seek out the best students from countries across Southeast Asia, with a dedicated team of recruitment staff.

Jenny Thacker and Louise Zeelenberg, Regional Managers, lead recruitment in the region.

We have a dedicated area for entry requirements, which translates UK requirements into local qualifications.

We regularly meet with prospective students and partners in Asia. Here is an up to date list of our next trips:

The recruitment wiki includes reports and resources for staff who are interested in international recruitment activities.

 

Read about the South East Asia Office launch

The University has strengthened links with South East Asia by establishing a new base in Singapore.

Read the blog - Going Global in Singapore

Learn about the South East Asia Office launch