SMU Core Curriculum: Readying a New Generation for the Future

It is not uncommon to hear of graduates pursuing careers wholly distinct from their courses of study. And that’s why the SMU Core Curriculum seeks to equip graduates with agility and transferable skills to stand them in good stead, regardless of their pursuits.

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When Computing and Law Have More Similarities Than You Think

If you think Computing is to Law as chalk is to cheese, think again. Tong My Linh and Jonathan Lim, both Year One students in SMU’s Bachelor of Science in Computing and Law programme, tell us how they are reaping the benefits of this unique and diverse study combination.

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What I Learnt ‘Zooming’ Through My Last Semester at SMU School of Accountancy

For SMU School of Accountancy alumna Cindy Yong, trading up physical classes for online learning was a challenge at first. From pain relief patches, to sitting for examinations in pyjamas, find out how this experience turned out to be quite a discovery for her.

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SMU Accountancy Alumnus Peter Oh: Making a Social Enterprise Profitable

SMU Accountancy alumnus Peter Oh comes across as someone who is both pragmatic and passionate about what he does. Hear from him on why he decided to step off the beaten track to embark on his journey as an entrepreneur.

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Rise Above Your Circumstances with SMU Access

Find out how SMU Access, the first of its kind in Singapore, helps ensure that no eligible student is denied an SMU education because of financial difficulties.

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#HI2020: Staying Hungry to Learn with Dilesh Kumar

Dilesh’s journey to land a job in his dream role of marketing has been a bumpy one, but the SMU Business alumnus is not giving up. Instead, he grabs hold of every available opportunity to learn and believes lifelong learning is now a necessity, not a luxury. Read More

#HI2020: Investing in Oneself with Farid Mohammad

If getting an internship offer in the midst of a global economic slowdown was hard, try having to turn down not one, but two offers. Yet, SMU Business student Farid Mohammad did just that so as to embark on his journey to self-discovery and betterment. Read More

5 Unlikely Places to Find a Job

Extraordinary times call for unconventional measures. When odds in the hiring market are stacked up against job seekers, it is time to reach out via alternative means to secure your next job. Read More

#HI2020: Building a Business with Benjamin Wong

As Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc on economies, jobs are turning out to be the precious commodity of the day. Find out why SMU School of Economics alumnus Benjamin Wong took a giant leap of faith leaving his job to start career accelerator business Kinobi. Read More

Serving the Homeless in Singapore

Year Two SMU Accountancy student Kenneth Wong spends his Friday evenings in a rather untypical fashion—helping ‘rough sleepers’ in Singapore. Here he shares his volunteering experience and his hopes to inspire volunteerism in Singapore. Read More

Building Your Brand in the Experience Economy

Contrary to popular beliefs, Covid-19 isn’t quite the death knell for brick and mortar businesses. In fact, SMU Adjunct Faculty and author Jörg Dietzel believes that to thrive post-Covid, brands need to adopt a hybrid form of digital and in-person experiences. Read More