New Future of Work Initiatives set to transform Human Capital Management through SMU Academy, IHRP and SHRM collaboration

Singapore, 7 October 2020 – Singapore Management University (SMU) has launched a certified programme on future-ready skills, called the Advanced…

SMU faculty awarded Social Science Research Council (New York) Rapid-Response Grant on Covid-19 and the Social Sciences

Singapore Management University (SMU) School of Social Sciences (SOSS) Assistant Professor Yasmin Ortiga and her research team were recently awarded…

DBS: Digital Transformation to Best Bank in the World

DBS was awarded the best bank in world by three top finance awards within a 12-month period. A feat never achieved before. In 2018, it won Global…

SMU Industry Leaders Dialogue features Indonesia’s Minister of Education and Culture Mr Nadiem Makarim who shares his vision and plans for higher education in Indonesia

Singapore, 1 October 2020 (Thursday) – Singapore Management University (SMU) welcomed Mr Nadiem Makarim, Minister of Education and Culture of the…

Doing Good and Setting a Singapore Record – SMOO Challenge 2020

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, numerous on-campus activities had to be put on hold or cancelled entirely. However, one of SMU’s key…

Living and Thinking Through The Pandemic : The Local, the Global and the Planetary

The sixth Annual Ikeda Peace and Harmony Lecture was held virtually on 24 September, with an attendance of more than 1,000 guests that included the…

Diverse-City – Around the World in 15 Days

“Diverse-City 2020” was launched by Singapore Management University’s (SMU) Diversity, Inclusion & Integration (DII) unit and SMU International…

Large Swings Observed in Commuter Satisfaction with Public Transport

Singapore, 29 September 2020 (Tuesday) – The Institute of Service Excellence (ISE) (卓越服务研究院)at Singapore Management University (SMU) today released…

Employees’ sense of normalcy bounces back fast amidst the throes of COVID-19 stress, new research finds

The human body never fails to surprise us with its remarkable resilience. A team of researchers have found that even amid the turmoil, uncertainty…

SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business climbs 16 spots in Financial Times' Masters in Management ranking

Singapore, 28 September 2020 (Monday) – Singapore Management University’s (SMU) Lee Kong Chian School of Business (LKCSB) has been ranked 76th place…