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  • SMU CELEBRATES ITS 12TH AND
    LARGEST GRADUATING CLASS

    SMU’s Commencement ceremony on July 15, 2015
    celebrated the graduation of 2,348 students, the largest
    batch of graduates since SMU’s inception in 2000.

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  • SMU CELEBRATES SMU
    WARRIORS SCHOLARSHIPS’
    FIRST GRADUATES AND
    WELCOMES NEW SCHOLARS

    Commemorative celebration in the year of
    SG50, SAF50 and SMU15 pays tribute to
    pioneers completing postgraduate degrees with
    flying colours and preparing for second careers.

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  • SINGAPORE'S PRIME MINISTER
    SPEAKS AT 7TH HO RIH HWA
    LEADERSHIP IN ASIA LECTURE

    Mr Lee Hsien Loong addressed a 3,500-strong audience,
    which included diplomats, public officers, corporate
    representatives, as well as students and teachers from
    over 30 institutions.

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  • SMU LEE KONG CHIAN SCHOOL OF
    BUSINESS RANKS HIGHLY IN THE
    FINANCIAL TIMES GLOBAL MASTERS IN
    FINANCE PRE- & POST-EXPERIENCE
    RANKINGS 2015

    3rd in the world for Master of Science in Wealth Management programme,
    and 2nd in Asia for Master of Science in Applied Finance programme.

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Insights from Thought Leaders

Mobile Computing Security

Professor Robert H. Deng
Jul 2015

Information security has become a paramount concern in today’s digital age. As mobile computing evolves rapidly, both emerging opportunities and risks leave much room for exploration by security experts and exploitation by hackers. Mobile devices and applications present not only a unique set of risks for individual's privacy, but also new security challenges to enterprise information systems. In this podcast, Professor Robert Deng, who heads the Secure Mobile Centre at SMU, speaks about the research projects currently undertaken at the Centre, its partners, and the key trends in cybersecurity.

 

The Impact of CEOs' Childhood Experiences and Board Diversity on Firms’ Risk-taking Behaviours

Jul 2015

In this podcast, SMU Asst Prof of Finance Gennaro Bernile shares his insights into how the personal childhood disaster experiences of CEOs and the diversity of Boards influence their firms’ risk-taking behaviours.
 
Assistant Professor Gennaro Bernile

Research@SMU and Its Impact

Building the Software of Cities

31 Jul 2015

The Fujitsu-SMU Urban Computing and Engineering Corp. Lab is using technology to build cities free of...
 

Cash: Friend or Foe?

30 Jul 2015

Research into cash-rich companies by SMU Assistant Professor Yuanto Kusnadi is revealing insights into...
 

Giving Economic Data a Voice

30 Jul 2015

SMU Professor Su Liangjun is developing new techniques in econometrics to provide a more realistic...
 

Walking Firms through IT Decisions

30 Jul 2015

Is it better to be an early adopter or wait till the technology matures? Associate Professor Ma Dan helps...
 

Other Highlights

State of UniversityState of University
Address 2014

SMU President shares his vision, direction and strategies in taking SMU to a higher level of excellence.

smu15SMU CELEBRATES SMU15
and SG50

Visit smu15.sg to find out how the SMU community has been coming together to celebrate the university’s 15th anniversary and Singapore's 50th year of independence!

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

Ranked 2nd globally and 1st in Asia by Financial Times.

 

Areas of Excellence

SMU's Areas of Excellence are university-level competencies that leverage inter-disciplinary approaches to solve challenges for society. ATTRACTIVE SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PHD STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE EXCITING WORK IN THESE AREAS.

Analytics for Business, Consumer & Social Insights

  • Big data is the new norm of and the capabilities of new technologies make new insights possible.
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Finance & Financial Markets

  • 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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Innovation & Entrepreneurship

  • In global markets, innovation is the foundation of economic growth and entrepreneurship provides the necessary mobilization for economic value creation.
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