Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (News)

2019
20
February
2019
As a university of applied learning, innovation, integration, and impact are the buzzwords you would use to describe the approach implemented at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). Since its establishment in 2009, the university has remained unw...
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09
February
2019
The Ministry of Health (MOH) and Workforce Singapore (WSG) are expanding the Healthcare Professional Conversion Programmes (PCPs) with the introduction of a new degree-entry accelerated PCP at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). This is i...
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22
January
2019
SIT is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Chua Kee Chaing as Deputy President (Academic) and Provost with effect from 1 September 2019. Professor Loh Han Tong will relinquish his role as Deputy President (Academic) and Provost, and assu...
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07
January
2019
We Think. We Create. We DO. A team of students from the SIT-Newcastle University (NU) Marine programmes applied what they learnt in class to an international ferry design competition and emerged as world champions! Third-year students J Vinoth...
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2018
26
December
2018
26 December 2018 – In line with its mission to groom well-equipped talent for growth industries and, in particular, for the healthcare and aviation sectors, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will launch two new degree programmes in Academic...
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01
November
2018
A new collaboration agreement between Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) and University of Glasgow (UofG) will see the roll out of three SIT-UofG joint degrees in academic year 2019. Following a strategic alliance with SIT, University of Glas...
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30
October
2018
Singapore's power engineering capabilities will get a boost with a $20 million research programme focusing on next-generation energy technologies. Known as the Exploiting Distributed Generation (EDGE) programme, it will focus on building capabilities...
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17
October
2018
17 October 2018 – The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) kicked off three days of graduation celebration for the Class of 2018 today. The opening ceremony, held at SIT@Dover, was graced by Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Chan Chun Sing. ...
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10
September
2018
10 September 2018 – Graduates from the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) continue to be well-received by the industry, with improved employment rates and competitive starting salaries. 85.6% of the university’s cohort of 1,530 graduates ...
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23
August
2018
PSA Corporation Limited (PSA) and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today celebrated the graduation of the first batch of 29 PSA engineers and ICT managers from SIT’s Systems Engineering programme. The two organisations had signed a Memoran...
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10
August
2018
Systems are prevalent in our modern society. Today’s systems are expected to perform at levels unimagined previously, and to provide enhanced capability at reduced costs within shorter timeframe. These attributes increase the complexity of system...
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07
August
2018
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is Singapore’s university of applied learning. And its vision is to be a leader in innovative university education by integrating learning, industry and community. In this interview, Professor Tan Thiam Soon, P...
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31
July
2018
Singapore, 31 July 2018 – JTC officially opened its Food Hub @ Senoko, a purpose-built food facility that will be home to an ecosystem of players in the food industry. At the official opening ceremony graced by Senior Minister of State for Trade and ...
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05
July
2018
Rapid advances in technology and the liberalisation of policies have shaped a world in which organisations have to constantly evolve in order to stay relevant in the future economy. The accounting industry, in particular, is facing sweeping disru...
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03
July
2018
Professor Tan Thiam Soon President, Singapore Institute of Technology Technological disruptions are a key reason for our increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) world. We must take steps to address the issue of how we...
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12
June
2018
Faith Yee (Left of photo) and Esther Chua (Right of Photo) Valedictorians from the Wheelock College-Singapore Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, with Prof Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT. Three years of hard work and perseverance...
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23
April
2018
Singapore, 23 April 2018 – SP Group has inked a Research Collaborative Agreement (RCA) with SIT at the 2018 International Utility Working Group (IUWG) conference, held from 23 to 27 April. The utilities meet annually to benchmark and share best pract...
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02
March
2018
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is now part of the TEDx family of events, thanks to the efforts of a passionate group of students led by Swe Hao Yi, a 2nd-year student reading the Hospitality Business degree programme. The theme for the in...
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12
February
2018
(From left to right): BG Mark Tan, Director (Cyber Plans & Policy Directorate), MINDEF; Mr David Koh, Deputy Secretary (Special Projects) and Defence Cyber Chief, MINDEF; Minister Ong Ye Kung; Prof Loh Han Tong, Deputy President (Academic) and Pr...
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25
January
2018
More than 50 international and local experts from the academia and industry will convene at Singapore’s first Applied Learning Conference (ALC) to share their perspective and experience to the evolving discourse on applied learning. Organised by ...
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21
January
2018
Giving their thumbs-up to the Punggol Digital District (L to R): Mr Tan Kiat How, Chief Executive Officer, Info-communications Media Development Authority Commissioner, Personal Data Protection Commission; Mr Lim Eng Hwee, Chief Executive Office,...
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11
January
2018
11 January 2018 – The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is launching a new degree programme, the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Aircraft Systems Engineering, as well as a new specialisation in Baking and Pastry Arts under the Culin...
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2017
12
December
2017
                      Attendees at the “Transformation of Spaces – Eldercare in The New Age” workshop at SIT@Dover on 17 November 2017.   With the ageing population in Singapore, there has been a paradigm sh...
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25
October
2017
25 October 2017 – Graduates from the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) continue to be well received by industry, as they enjoy good employment rates and competitive entry-level salaries. The Graduate Employment Survey (GES) 2016 findings reveal...
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23
October
2017
  Singapore, 23 October 2017 – SP Group (SP) and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) announced today that they would be building a multi-energy urban micro-grid at the university’s upcoming Punggol campus with a target to reach zero-emissi...
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20
October
2017
Continuing on the success of its pioneer Accountancy graduates in February 2017, graduands from the university’s second crop of Accountancy cohort continued to achieve stellar performance in the industry, with 86% of them receiving Priority Offer...
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04
September
2017
Co-founders Lim Kim Hui (L) and Kenneth Tan After two years of living off his income from freelance design assignments, while at the same time, conducting intensive market research on a video streaming idea he had when still at SIT, Lim Kim Hui, a...
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22
August
2017
The signatories and witnesses of the MOU signing (from left): Associate Professor Ivan Lee, Professor Tan Thiam Soon, Ms Yeo May Fung, Mr Desmond Choo, Minister Chan Chun Sing, Dr Yap Meen Sheng, Professor Cheong Hee Kiat, Mr Patrick Tay, and Pro...
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19
June
2017
                Attendees at SIT’s Ransomware Awareness Seminar The recent outbreak of WannaCry affected more than 200,000 individuals in over 150 countries, including Singapore. In partnership with the Association o...
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26
May
2017
Prof Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT; Prof Cheong Hee Kiat, President, SUSS; and Mr Peter Lam, PCEO, TP signing the CA, witnessed by Mr Ng Cher Pong, CE, SSG and Mr Ong Ye Kung Minister for Education(Higher Education & Skills) and Second Minister ...
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