92%* of SMU graduates secured jobs before graduation
and within the first six months of graduation.

*Source: Graduate Employment Survey 2014

SMU law alumnus and
undergraduate are winners at
inaugural maritime mooting

SMU law alumnus Nicholas Liu and undergraduate
Dominic Liew emerged winners at the first ever
Maritime Law Association of Singapore Maritime
Mooting Competition held on 29 January 2016.

Cognitare Finishes 2nd
Runners-up at Prestigious
Case Competition in Auckland

A team of four students from the Lee Kong Chian School of
Business business case club, have emerged 2nd runners-up
in the Champions Trophy Case Competition 2016.

SMU Case Among 2015
Bestsellers at the
Case Centre

Centre for Management Practice's “Gillette’s
‘Shave India Movement’: Razor Sharp Against
the Stubble” case has made it to the Top 15
Bestselling Cases in 2015 at the Case Centre.


Two of SMU’s young law alumni, Devathas Satianathan and
Yeo Gek Min, have emerged champions at the ECC-SAL
International Mooting Competition 2016.

Insights from Thought Leaders

Social Sensing & Analytics

Assistant Professor Shim Kyong Jin
Jan 2016

In today’s globally connected, online and mobile world, social media platforms are fast becoming the dominant means of communication. Collecting and analysing data from multiple online sources by leveraging sophisticated computing technologies can produce insights beneficial to businesses, communities and governments. In this podcast, Asst Prof of Information Systems Shim Kyong Jin shares her insights and research.


Singapore’s monetary policy framework

Jan 2016

In this podcast, Prof of Economics Chow Hwee Kwan shares the reasons behind Singapore’s adoption of the exchange rate centered monetary policy framework, and key challenges faced by policymakers in implementing Singapore’s monetary policy.
Professor Chow Hwee Kwan

Research@SMU and Its Impact

Of Diplomacy and Human Rights

27 Jan 2016

SMU Assistant Professor Eduard Jordaan studies the forces and influences that sway a country’s behaviour on...

Dollars and Drugs

27 Jan 2016

SMU Professor Locknie Hsu studies how trade deals affect the public’s access to affordable medicines and...

When Sharing Is Not Just Caring

27 Jan 2016

Conventional wisdom dictates that trade secrets have to be protected at all costs, but SMU Professor Gerard...

Strengthening Cybersecurity through Research

27 Jan 2016

SMU’s Secure Mobile Centre - Tackling cybersecurity risks in mobile computing. Back to Research@SMU Issue 33...

Other Highlights

State of UniversityState of University
Address 2015

SMU President shares his directions and strategies towards realising SMU Vision 2025.


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Postgraduate Research ProgrammesPostgraduate Research Programmes

Research Excellence across Management, Social Science & Technology. 

Watch a video on SMU PhD Student-Faculty Interaction.

Master of Science in Wealth ManagementMaster of Science in Wealth Management

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Areas of Excellence

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  • Big data is the new norm of and the capabilities of new technologies make new insights possible.
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  • Financial markets are vital to enabling business creation and expansion. SMU hosts 17 competencies and real-world test beds related to financial markets.
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  • In global markets, innovation is the foundation of economic growth and entrepreneurship provides the necessary mobilization for economic value creation.
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