Singapore Management University (SMU), established in 2000, is an autonomous public university in Singapore specialising in business, management, and legal studies. Offering multi-disciplinary and innovative courses in its 6 schools, SMU is a leading higher education institution in Singapore renowned for its research-oriented and practical learning techniques. Graduates from SMU are highly regarded among the employers of all industries all over the globe. The Graduate Employment Survey reports reveal that SMU graduates have high rate employability with 92.3% of them receiving lucrative placement offers within the first six months of the completion of their studies at the university.
SMU at a glance
International students can approach the student affairs offices at SMU for guidance and assistance regarding accommodation arrangements in Singapore for their study abroad programs. SMU provides limited on-campus residential facilities for international students on a first-come-first-serve basis, so it is advisable to apply for on-campus accommodation well in advance to get a room assigned prior to your arrival on campus. The residential arrangements are in student halls of residence where you can take your pick from single or double occupancy rooms. All the furnished student accommodation housings at SMU are equipped with shared laundry and lounge facilities, gyms, kitchenettes, and other utility amenities like water, electricity, phone and Internet connectivity. The annual rent for on-campus accommodation at SMU is around S$ 9600 including the daily meal plans and utility costs.