Postgraduate Programmes


A fast-rising Asia brings with it tremendous economic growth. It also poses the challenges of sustainability in an increasingly complex business environment that demands new knowledge, skills and expertise. It's about competing for the future, about new ideas, innovation and relevance. It demands a new generation of leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals.


Master of Science in CFO Leadership (MCFO)

Developed with insights from eminent industry leaders, the Master of Science in CFO Leadership (MCFO) programme at SMU’s School of Accountancy is a unique postgraduate degree programme specially designed for current as well as aspiring CFOs and finance leaders.

Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)

SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA Australia, ICAA, ICAEW, CIMA, SAC and AACSB).

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)

Riding on Asia’s rapid growth and great expectations for continued prosperity, SMU EMBA is designed especially for the global senior leader who is interested in business innovation and growth.

Global Master of Finance Dual Degree (GMF)

With the best of both academic worlds, the Global Master of Finance dual-degree programme offers you the opportunity to study in both world-class, top-tiered universities at the Singapore Management University in Singapore and Washington University in St. Louis, U.S.

IE-SMU Master of Business Administration

IE-SMU MBA joint degree-programme uses a blended learning methodology that allows professionals from diverse backgrounds, industries and cultures to unite in the spirit of learning, open mindedness and debate, regardless of their geographic location, travel schedules and work commitments.

Master of Science in Applied Finance (MAF)

SMU MAF aims to enhance practitioners’ knowledge and skills in applied finance.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

SMU MBA focuses on training Asia’s next generation of business leaders who can think, decide and act in a complex environment.

Master of Science in Innovation (MI)

Leaders know that to compete for the future and stay in the forefront, they need to innovate – or ‘evaporate’.

Master of Science in Quantitative Finance (MQF)

SMU MQF by coursework provides a pathway to equip students with the knowledge to tame the risk while staying on the top of the game.

Master of Science in Management (MM)

Focused on Global Asia with an emphasis on sustainable supply chain, logistics and services management, the SMU MM is designed to transform degree holders with no prior business experience by providing them with a sound knowledge of management fundamentals.

Master of Science in Wealth Management (MWM)

SMU MWM is a pioneering and leading wealth management programme in Asia. It was jointly designed by SMU, Wealth Management Institute (WMI), Swiss Finance Institute (SFI), Yale University and key industry players.

Master of Science in Communication Management (MCM)

Asia’s rapidly growing markets and global prominence demand that PR and Corporate Communication executives possess a broad set of management skills.

Master of Science in Applied Economics (MAE)

SMU MAE is designed for middle to higher-middle level industry practitioners mainly from the science, engineering, and social science backgrounds, who wish to acquire a good working knowledge of economics.

Master of Applied Information Systems

This programme provides students with knowledge, skills and hands-on experience in the development of new technologies and innovative applications...

Master of IT in Business - Analytics (MITB-AT)

In a competitive environment, marshalling Business Intelligence and Data Analytics on a real-time basis to make decisions, create value and develop a sustained competitive advantage is imperative.

Master of IT in Business - Financial Services (MITB-FS)

Singapore’s increasing stature as Asia’s banking and financial hub demands a new breed of business IT professionals for a rapidly growing Financial Services sector.

Juris Doctor Programme (JD)

The Juris Doctor (J.D.) programme is a graduate programme that leads to a first degree in law.

Master of Laws in Cross-Border Business and Finance Law in Asia (LLM)

In this increasingly complex and highly regulated world, businesses have never been so reliant on legal specialists.

Master of Science in Financial Economics (MSFE)

The Master of Science in Financial Economics (MSFE) degree programme is designed to prepare economists and finance professionals for the challenge of analysing...

Master of Tri-Sector Collaboration (MTSC)

The MTSC empowers emerging leaders from businesses, governments and civil society to team up to develop sustainable solutions to the world’s big problems, preparing students for a future of increasing complexity and scarce resources.