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Not Quite Business As Usual

It's uncommon for Singaporeans to want to pursue a PhD. While most of her peers were eager to start building a career after getting their Bachelor Degree, Lim Leon Gim was introduced to the SMU PhD programme and leapt at the chance to go where her interest led her to. Four years on and there's absolutely no regrets! read more

Take Heed: Mindfulness Matters

60% of Singaporeans state stress as a main contributor to mental fatigue at work. With the weight of the world constantly on our shoulders, how can we find our own mind space amidst the daily mad rush? SMU Professor Jochen Reb shares more about the Mindfulness initiative that has been gaining attention. read more

A PhD in Hacking?

Don’t be deceived by Su Mon Kywe’s girl-next-door appearance—she’s a hacker who’s going places. Find out why this SMU PhD student is both excited and sad to end her 9 years of SMU student life. read more

A Pioneering Spirit

Liu Xiaobin PhD in Economics
Being a pioneer in the SMU world of interdisciplinary PhD is both exciting and humbling, especially for Liu Xiaobin who went from small village to global city life. But the challenges abound in a brand new world hasn't steered this student off his course of pursuing an academic career and a better life for his family. read more

Keeping the Dream Alive

Meera Radhakrishnan, PhD in Information Systems
Meeralakshmi Radhakrishnan had a great job at Infosys (India) that she didn't think she'd ever want to leave. And yet, she never could quite shake off the nagging calls of her academic dreams. When the time came to make her choice, she says deciding on SMU PhD in Information Systems was a no-brainer. read more

Is the PhD World for Me?

Is PhD for Me?
Now that you've graduated, should you consider a PhD? Embarking on a PhD is a BIG decision. So here are a few things you'd want to find out before investing your time in it. read more

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