BOOST YOUR EMPLOYABILITY
WITH AN SMU EDUCATION.

94%* of SMU graduates secured jobs before graduation
and within the first six months of graduation.
*Source: Graduate Employment Survey 2015

NEW SMU SCHOOL OF
LAW BUILDING ON TRACK
FOR COMPLETION NEXT YEAR

The development has achieved more than one million
safe man-hours, exemplifying the project team’s
commitment towards workplace safety.

PROFESSOR PANG HWEE HWA
APPOINTED DEAN OF SMU
SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Prof Pang’s priorities are to strengthen the practical relevance of the
School’s research, further its contribution to academic knowledge, and
train its students to become professionals who employ IT innovatively
to create business value.

SMU’s multi-disciplinary postgraduate
student team is second
runner-up in MSD’s inaugural
Singapore Grand Challenge 2016

Walking away with S$5,000 and becoming MSD’s Digital Health Consultant
for a month, the SMU team comprised students from an unprecedented mix of
postgraduate programmes.

SMU Prepares Executives to
be Leaders of Tomorrow with
Second Future Ready Forum

Highlights included an interactive session with
Guest-of-Honour Mr Chan Chun Sing and a business panel
discussion featuring Mr Tony Tan, CEO of NTUC Link.

Insights from Thought Leaders

What's in the box? - A closer look at the subscription box retail trend

Assistant Professor Hannah Chang
May 2016

Subscription box services, an e-commerce retail trend which first appeared just a few years ago, is in a boom today. Millions of dollars of investment is being poured into new boxes hoping to lure in subscription customers, with the promise of a specially-curated monthly ‘surprise’. In this podcast, SMU Asst Prof of Marketing Hannah Chang discusses the critical success factors for this business model, and how consumer behaviour plays a part.

 

Cash-rich companies: More than meets the eye

May 2016

There is a lot that companies can do with cash, e.g. boost inventories, raise wages, make capital expenditures, etc. but can companies have too much cash? In this podcast, SMU Asst Prof Yuanto Kusnadi discusses his research into cash-rich companies and why a healthy bank balance may be more than meets the eye.
 
Assistant Professor Yuanto Kusnadi

Research@SMU and Its Impact

Beyond Wall Street to Suburban Streets

6 Apr 2016

New research by SMU Assistant Professor Choi Hyun-Soo is uncovering the drivers behind household financial...
 

Redefining the Science of Better

24 Mar 2016

How much raw material should you purchase given the uncertainty in demand and procurement cost? SMU...
 

Turning cities into innovation engines

21 Mar 2016

Can smartphones improve our quality of life and make cities run more efficiently? SMU Associate Professor...
 

The EU as an International Actor

4 Mar 2016

SMU Assistant Professor Clara Portela studies how the European Union wields sanctions and other foreign...
 

Other Highlights

State of UniversityState of University
Address 2015

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

Campus DevelopmentExciting Campus Development

Learn about our new developments on campus green and the new School of Law building.

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 3rd 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.
» Learn more

Urban Management & Sustainability

  • Developing innovative solutions to efficient resource planning and allocation for enhanced urban mobility and operations.
» Learn more

Ageing & Healthcare Management

  • Bringing together the best researchers in ageing to help Singapore prepare for its ageing population.