The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is Singapore’s first University of Applied Learning and the third largest university in Singapore. SIT’s vision is to be a leader in innovative learning by integrating learning, industry and community. Our mission is to nurture and develop individuals who build on their interests and talents, to innovate with industry, and impact society.


A leader in innovative university education by integrating learning, industry and community.


To develop individuals who build on their interests and talents to impact society by providing a nurturing environment that is uniquely enriched by world-class partners.

SIT's Core Values: PRIDE

Our core values support our vision and mission. It is the foundation of our workplace culture and reflects the behaviours that shape the way we work with one another and our industry partners.

United in Purpose
  • Build a strong sense of purpose
  • Work cohesively as a team
Respect for Others
  • Earn the trust and extend respect by exemplary behaviour
  • Be professional and open towards diverse views and values
Uncompromising Integrity
  • Set to achieve the highest ethical standards and professionalism
  • Be truthful and accountable to self, organisation and society at all times
Purposeful Dynamism
  • Embrace change
  • Be enterprising, creative, adaptable and daring to take risks
Relentless Pursuit of Excellence
  • Strive for alignment of personal and organisational excellence in pursuit of shared purpose
  • Be a learning organisation through continuous learning, unlearning and re-learning

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Who We Are

Our History

Singapore Institute of Technology was started in 2009 to provide more opportunities for polytechnic graduates to further their education.



The SIT Board of Trustees governs and sets the strategic direction for the University, which is led by its President and Senior Management.

Who We are


The SIT-DNA serves as necessary guiding principles that steer our curriculum design, pedagogical approach, student interaction, and SIT culture. These, in turn, nurture students to embody the SIT-DNA.

Applied Research Office

Applied Research Office

The ARO provides the strategic direction and governance for applied research in the university. We conduct research that is relevant and useful to the growth industries. Our research interest areas include energy, food, cybersecurity, maintenance engineering, and community healthcare transformation.

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Continuing Education Centre

Continuing Education Centre

SITLEARN Professional Development (SITLEARN PD) is the lifelong learning division of the university. Working adults can gain and develop new skills for practical applications in their workplace. The short courses serve a wide range of industries, from Building Services, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Engineering, Health Sciences, Hospitality, and Process Safety.

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Annual Report 2021

Annual Report 2020

FY2020 has not been easy due to the disruptions posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In challenging times, the SIT-DNA has kept us on the right track. Inspired by the visualisation of DNA and mRNA sequencing used to develop vaccines, the theme of the annual report signifies the unwavering qualities displayed by our staff and SITizens that have enabled us to emerge stronger from the global crisis.

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