IMAGINING A BETTER FUTURE TOGETHER

Together, we are reaching for brave new levels of accomplishment and impact across our schools, our communities and beyond.

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As we envisage a better world in all we do, SMU as an institution and our people are hugely optimistic about the future, and our collective roles in shaping tomorrow. We have grown from strength to strength – our closeness with industry and communities, and the calibre of our educational experience, as reflected in the bright young leaders that we have developed, are a testament of our commitment to addressing the world’s most pressing issues.

We invite you to work with and through us to create a lasting legacy of better for our collective futures. Join us in imagining a better future through our campaign priorities.

The challenge of creating a better future starts with equipping tomorrow’s leaders. Our collective commitment to our students ensures that they have real opportunities to explore new pathways for development ...

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We place a deep emphasis on extending our academic capacity and expanding our physical environment, to ensure that all our learners and faculty are supported as they strive for better.

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Core to our DNA is the desire to improve and positively impact our communities and environment. Through impactful applied research, we reframe today’s societal challenges, uncovering and sharing new....

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The Difference Actionable Solutions Make

As a Group, we are constantly striving for collaborations and are on the lookout for great talent. With SMU’s international reach, recognition for its world-class research and distinguished teaching, we believe that SMU is the perfect partner to produce and deliver high quality academic research dedicated to the luxury sector and the Asian market.

MRS CHANTAL GAEMPERLE

GROUP EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDEN HUMAN RESOURCES AND SYNERGIES, LVMH
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THE DIFFERENCE BURSARIES MAKE

“As a beneficiary of the Graduation Class Gift 2017, I could focus on leading a holistic university life by immersing myself in the enriching school activities that SMU has to offer. It has inspired me to pass on the kindness I have received through volunteering.”

LIM, UNDERGRADUATE

LEE KONG CHIAN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
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CHIEF EXECUTIVE, TEMASEK FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL

“I am deeply honoured by the conferment of this Professorial Chair, and would like to express my gratitude to the late Mr Laurence Moh, for establishing this chair to recognise and inspire female faculty members, to create better futures through applied research that has a direct impact on our society.”

PROFESSOR PHANG SOCK YONG

CELIA MOH PROFESSORIAL CHAIR OF ECONOMICS AND VICE PROVOST (FACULTY MATTERS), SMU
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The Difference Actionable Solutions Make

“We are grateful to Wilmar International for supporting the Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition, which is a platform for world-class innovators, venture capitalists and young entrepreneurial talents to convene and discuss game changing ideas that will power the smart cities of tomorrow.”

MR HAU KOH FOO

DIRECTOR, THE INSTITUTE OF INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP, SMU
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THE DIFFERENCE SCHOLARSHIPS MAKE

“Even with bursaries and my part-time jobs, I was unsure if I would have enough money to cover the cost of my university education. Now, with 100% of my SMU tuition fees covered, I can put more time into my studies and pursue my interest in financial risk analysis as a career.”

MS JOYCE LEE

QUANTEDGE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR, LEE KONG CHIAN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
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THE DIFFERENCE ACADEMIC CHAIRS MAKE

“Going beyond research, I will now be able to execute an important step change at SMU by bringing together the university’s strengths in cybersecurity and analytics across the technology, management and social science areas, while at the same time strengthening SMU’s collaborations with scholars from all over the world. ”

PROFESSOR ROBERT DENG

AXA CHAIR PROFESSOR OF CYBERSECURITY
DEPUTY DEAN, FACULTY & RESEARCH
AND DIRECTOR OF SECURE MOBILE CENTRE, SMU
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DIRECTOR, THE INSTITUTE OF INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP, SMU

“There are many synergies between SMU and Thailand which we can explore through the SMU International Advisory Council in Thailand. The collaboration between the two countries through the SMU International Advisory Council will assist Thailand’s drive to transform and modernise its economy under Thailand 4.0.”

MR CHARTSIRI SOPHONPANICH

PRESIDENT, BANGKOK BANK PUBLIC COMPANY LTD
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THE DIFFERENCE A VALUES-DRIVEN EDUCATION MAKES

“The SMU Pathfinders Programme provides a framework and foundation for future leaders to uncover their own values, chart their own paths and discover their own purpose.”

MR KUOK KHOON EAN

CHAIRMAN, KUOK (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD
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THE DIFFERENCE FELLOWSHIPS MAKE

"The fellowship helps me to disseminate my research findings in the field of sustainability to the world leading scholars in this area. This is a critical process that allows me to obtain invaluable feedback and increase both the quality and reach of my research on a topic that directly impacts our environment and society.".”

PROFESSOR ONUR BOYABATLI

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
AND LEE KONG CHIAN FELLOW 2017, SMU
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THE DIFFERENCE SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY MAKES

“Here at Citi-SMU Financial Literacy Programme for Young Adults, we do not just impart our beneficiaries with essential financial literacy knowledge. We also empower them for their current and future endeavours. In addition, training my fellow SMU schoolmates to become financial literacy advocates enables them to have a multi-fold impact on their community, friends and family. ”

MR LESTER WONG

VICE PRESIDENT, 5TH EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE CITI-SMU FINANCIAL LITERACY PROGRAMME FOR YOUNG ADULTS
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THE DIFFERENCE GLOBAL EXPOSURE MAKES

“Temasek Foundation International is pleased to partner SMU on this programme over the last ten years and looks forward to building on our partnership towards a wider range of programmes of mutual interest.”

MR BENEDICT CHEONG

CHIEF EXECUTIVE, TEMASEK FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL
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THE DIFFERENCE INNOVATIVE LEARNING SPACES MAKE

“SMU is renowned for its cutting-edge research and transformative education, and it is my wish that this gift will contribute to SMU’s overall efforts in scaling new heights of excellence by educating future generation leaders.”

DATO’ SRI PROF DR (H.C.) TAHIR, MBA

CO-CHAIR, TAHIR FOUNDATION FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN, MAYAPADA GROUP
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WHY GIVE?

 

Impact is about delivering a holistic
and transformative education

which then enables our students
and graduates to make a meaningful
impact on the world
...

Professor Lily Kong
President of Singapore Management University

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