SMU IS SINGAPORE ACADEMY OF
LAW’S ACADEMIC PARTNER FOR
THE FUTURE LAW INNOVATION
PROGRAMME (FLIP)

SMU will be SAL’s academic partner for issues relating to legal
innovation and the future business of law. The partnership will
cover student and curriculum development, thought leadership,
case studies and research.

MAPLETREE REAL ESTATE
PROGRAMME ESTABLISHED AT
SMU THROUGH S$3 MILLION
ENDOWED GIFT

The generous gift from Mapletree will support a new Real Estate
Track, which focuses on real estate investment and finance; and
will be offered as part of SMU’s undergraduate curriculum from
Academic Year 2018.

SMU PATRON'S
DAY 2018

Celebrate SMU's birthday! Campus Green will come alive
with knockout performances and games, F&B, Makers'
Market, and SMOOnopoly. Power up for PD18!

SMU ESTABLISHES FRUITFUL
COLLABORATIONS WITH SIX LEADING
CHINESE PARTNER UNIVERSITIES

SMU President Professor Arnoud De Meyer's visit to partner universities in
Shanghai and Beijing culminates in partnership agreements that would
strengthen the links of SMU and its schools with their Chinese counterparts.

SMU’S ACCOUNTANCY
ACADEMICS ARE FIRST
IN ASIA TO WIN THE
JIM BULLOCH AWARD

SMU Accountancy academics have been honoured with the
Jim Bulloch Award for Innovations in Management
Accounting Education for their work "Accounting Challenge:
Mobile-Gaming App for Learning Accounting".

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

Making mediation mainstream

4 Jan 2018

SMU Professor Nadja Alexander hopes that mediation will become people’s first recourse when they have a...
 

Pushing the boundaries of company law

4 Jan 2018

Existing laws could be refined to better govern the interactions between directors, shareholders and other...
 

Giving credit where it is due

4 Jan 2018

Intellectual property laws strike a balance between incentivising innovation and ensuring that information...
 

When Blockchain & AI Come Together: Possibilities & Impacts

20 Dec 2017

What happens when Blockchain and AI come together? What are the possibilities? What are the impacts? Join us...
 

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.