STELLAR PERFORMANCE
BY SMU'S MBA TEAM AT
THE 2017 NC STATE
GRAND BUSINESS CHALLENGE

SMU's MBA team turned in a stellar performance at the
2017 NC State Grand Business Challenge, fending off
fierce competition from international universities to
clinch the first runner-up position.

UNDERGRADS FLY SMU FLAG
HIGH IN GLOBAL CASE
COMPETITION ARENA

Cognitare teams claim championship titles at 2017 Global
Business Case Challenge in Japan and Thammasat
Undergraduate Business Challenge in Thailand

DOUBLE VICTORY FOR
SMU’S MITB TEAMS AT
PRESTIGIOUS VAST
CHALLENGE 2017

A proud first for SMU as Team JKY from the Master of IT in
Business programme emerge with stellar results at the IEEE
Visual Analytics Science and Technology Challenge 2017.

QUALITY EDUCATION TO PREPARE
STUDENTS FOR A COMPLEX WORLD

The sixth edition of the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) Rectors’
Conference and Students’ Forum, which took place in Singapore and
SMU for the first time, addressed key issues shaping the education
landscape in Asia and Europe.

SMU LEE KONG CHIAN SCHOOL OF
BUSINESS RANKS 24TH GLOBALLY IN
FINANCIAL TIMES’ EMBA RANKING 2017

SMU LKCSB's ranking jumps 8 places, moving up
from 32nd in 2016.

Insights from Thought Leaders

Contracts can be smart

Associate Professor Paul Griffin
Nov 2017

Fintech innovations have disrupted the financial industry, leading to novel ways of delivering financial services not only by traditional financial institutions but also by start-ups. Assoc Prof Paul Griffin from the SMU School of Information Systems has done much research into the efficacy of smart contracts. In this podcast, he shares his research findings and discusses how he sees smart contracts developing in the near future.

 

Online Sensing of Public Sentiments

Nov 2017

The large volumes of information generated on social media channels present potentially useful data for governments and businesses; however, to analyse such unstructured digital data and gain meaningful insights from them is complex and difficult. In this podcast, Assoc Prof Jiang Jing from the SMU School of Information Systems and SMU’s Living Analytics Research Centre, shares her research into online sensing.
 
Associate Professor Jiang Jing

Research@SMU and Its Impact

Choreography with computers

30 Oct 2017

SMU Assistant Professor Akshat Kumar develops computational techniques that will allow the complex ecosystems...
 

Shifting shared transportation into high gear

30 Oct 2017

SMU Assistant Professor Wang Hai uses mathematical models and big data to unravel the complexities of shared...
 

Room to grow the grid

30 Oct 2017

Although both formats have their merits, cul-de-sac-dominated Singapore could benefit from more grid roads...
 

Taxation in the time of technology

19 Sep 2017

While tax systems must evolve to keep pace with the digital economy, maintaining a resilient tax base also...
 

Other Highlights

State of UniversityState of University
Address 2017

SMU President’s address on how the University can create positive change and make meaningful impact 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.
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Urban Management & Sustainability

  • Developing innovative solutions to efficient resource planning and allocation for enhanced urban mobility and operations.
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Ageing & Healthcare Management

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