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Global Winners 2019

After a rigorous and lengthy judging process led by over 400 expert academics worldwide, we are proud to announce those who have made it to the top in their chosen category! Out of over 3,400 submissions, the 25 students listed below have been selected as the highest performing entrants in their category for the 2019 programme. This is an outstanding achievement for some of the world's brightest students, who are leading the way in top-class undergraduate research all across the world. We look forward to welcoming them to the 2019 UA Global Summit in Dublin this November, where they will present their award-winning research.

Architecture & Design

Prathyush Pradeep | American University of Sharjah

Art History & Theory

Claudia Haines | University of Pittsburgh


Xi Ning Seet | Nanyang Technological University

Chemical & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Kang Rui Garrick Lim | National University of Singapore

Classical Studies & Archaeology

Juhi Patel | University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Computer Science

Harry She | University of Auckland

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Amy Campbell | University of Exeter


Stefan Pricopie | University of Manchester


Laura DeSousa | Toronto Metropolitan University


Aayush Chadha | University of Manchester


Lauren Goodall | University of East Anglia


Andrew Ray | Australian National University

Life Sciences

Emma Darbinian | McGill University


Xin Qi | Western University


Marta Meazza | University of Warwick

Mathematics & Physics

Wen Yu Kon | Nanyang Technological University

Medical Sciences

Tara Diviney | National University of Ireland, Galway

Music, Film & Theatre

Jay Millard | University of Leeds

Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Healthcare

Susan Williams | University of Limerick


Woojin Lim | Harvard University

Politics & International Relations

Nonyeleze Irukwu | University College London


Win Ee Chun | Nanyang Technological University

Social Sciences: Anthropology & Cultural Studies

Yume Tamiya | University of Sussex

Social Sciences: Sociology & Social Policy

Madelaine Coelho | King's University College at Western University

Visual Arts

Ying Li Toh | Nanyang Technological University