Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (News)

2020
30
January
2020
| 10:34 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will partner SMRT Corporation Ltd and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to develop a sector-specific training collaboration to support skills development and workplace learning for SMRT’s large base of value-chain p...
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08
January
2020
| 04:20 Asia/Singapore
M1 Limited (M1) and the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today signed a research collaboration agreement, to jointly research and develop advanced artificial intelligence (AI) deep learning algorithms and methodology to improve the plannin...
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07
January
2020
| 06:40 Asia/Singapore
In line with the university’s mission to offer applied degree programmes targeted at growth sectors of the economy, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will launch two new degree programmes in Academic Year 2020/2021 – Bachelor of Science wit...
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2019
30
December
2019
| 02:28 Asia/Singapore
SIT’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) cluster celebrated exemplary achievements at two global competitions in December. Year 2 students from the Information and Communications Technology (Information Security) degree programme, T...
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06
December
2019
| 04:39 Asia/Singapore
Imagine being involved in building an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) from scratch. That’s exactly what Jonas Chandra, a Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems) (SEEMS) undergraduate, is passionately working on. Like most of his peers, 25-y...
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03
December
2019
| 08:12 Asia/Singapore
Not many can claim to find ‘purpose before paycheck’, not least while on a university attachment. But that’s exactly what pharmaceutical engineering graduate Jannah Dzulkiflie found while working on a her internship project on infectious diseases. ...
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07
November
2019
| 04:27 Asia/Singapore
Shifting gears from real-estate to occupational therapy (OT), undergraduate Ivan Tan discovered just three weeks into his internship that being open to change is the only way to a career in healthcare. The only constant in life, they say, is chang...
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05
November
2019
| 03:51 Asia/Singapore
Technological advances and digitalisation are rapidly disrupting global labour markets. This means unprecedented challenges, particularly for young Singaporeans, but also presents opportunities for those creative and agile enough to seize them. To su...
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19
October
2019
| 11:50 Asia/Singapore
In support of Singapore’s built environment transformation, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is molding a generation of civil engineers through applied learning. As Singapore forges beyond its bicentennial, the construction sector is in...
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16
October
2019
| 10:03 Asia/Singapore
The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will hold its Graduation Ceremony 2019 over three days, from 16 October to 18 October, in celebration of the achievements of the Class of 2019. The main session to be held tomorrow at The Theatre at Mediaco...
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03
October
2019
| 06:35 Asia/Singapore
Singapore, 3 October 2019 – The National Environment Agency (NEA) and the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) announced today a collaboration to set up an Energy Efficiency Technology Centre (EETC) at SIT. The Centre is aimed at helping companies...
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17
September
2019
| 04:40 Asia/Singapore
Graduate Employment Survey 2018 includes first batch of graduates from SIT-conferred Engineering and Information & Digital Technologies programmes ...
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10
September
2019
| 06:23 Asia/Singapore
- Campus comprising two plots in the heart of the Punggol Digital District to be integrated with industry and the community to provide a vibrant, applied learning environment for students. - Expected to be completed in 2023, the centralised campus...
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01
September
2019
| 09:29 Asia/Singapore
On 22 August 2019, SIT signed a collaboration agreement with the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) to establish the Accounting Technology and Innovation (AccTech) Centre at the SAC's launch of the Accountancy Industry Digital Plan. Spearheade...
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29
August
2019
| 10:39 Asia/Singapore
A proposal to develop a medical and wellness tourism event was selected as the winner of the 2019 Singapore MICE Challenge, an annual competition among Singapore students interested in becoming business events professionals. The winning team, Team Vo...
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15
August
2019
| 04:12 Asia/Singapore
Five Year 4 students reading the SIT-DigiPen Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems) programme, or SEEMS, have passed their systems engineering knowledge examination for the INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering) certification ...
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06
August
2019
| 04:15 Asia/Singapore
As part of SIT's Punggol community outreach initiative, SIT has been collaborating with Greendale Secondary School to develop an eight-week long YouthMaker Programme. The programme aims to engage and provide youth with the know-how to design and buil...
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29
July
2019
| 04:06 Asia/Singapore
Sustainable development is a national priority for Singapore due to its dense built-up urban environment and limited natural resources. Through its applied learning pedagogy, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is nurturing our younger genera...
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17
July
2019
| 04:39 Asia/Singapore
For Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) students, the real working world is their classroom too. Through SIT’s commitment to applied learning, students are constantly pushed to put what they have learnt in school to the test, and apply them in re...
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11
July
2019
| 04:57 Asia/Singapore
"Go see, ask why, show respect", the words of Toyota Chairman Fujio Cho, are now famous as basic lean principles. As a recent participant of SIT’s The Lean! Project (previously known as Lean Skills Development Programme), the National Heart Centre...
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01
July
2019
| 10:45 Asia/Singapore
1 July 2019 – Ho Bee Land Limited has made endowed gifts totalling $3.25 million to the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). These are the first gifts that SIT has received for its future campus in Punggol. In recognition of Ho Bee Land’s generou...
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21
June
2019
| 10:36 Asia/Singapore
In the era of smart tech and automation, a low-tech idea that seeks to benefit developing countries impressed the judges at the recent 13th Biomedical Engineering Society Student Meeting. 25-year-old SITizen Isabel Ang Shi Qi, a final-year undergr...
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30
May
2019
| 07:05 Asia/Singapore
At first glance, the plate of food looks like ordinary rice with chicken drumstick and broccoli. Take a closer look and you will realise that it is actually 3D printed food made of purees. A team of Year 4 Food Technology students – Loh Hui Lin, S...
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30
May
2019
| 03:29 Asia/Singapore
Honey has a permanent place in almost everyone’s kitchen and natural remedy cabinet. But it isn’t the only beneficial substance that honey bees make. Propolis is the “bee glue” that protects and holds together the hive but this sticky substance has m...
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27
May
2019
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology recently held its fourth CXO Lean Summit, an annual conference organised by Lean Transformation Innovation Centre (LTIC), the university’s focal resource centre where local companies can acquire knowledge and trainin...
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22
May
2019
| 10:10 Asia/Singapore
Some 300 Year 1 Allied Health students at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) expressed their gratitude to their ‘silent mentors’ at a Silent Mentor Appreciation Ceremony on 17 May 2019. Silent mentors is a term given to cadavers that ...
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22
May
2019
| 05:36 Asia/Singapore
True to SIT’s status as Singapore’s university of applied learning, an electric autonomous vehicle (EAV) has been deployed for the primary purpose of bringing the technology up close and personal to students reading the Bachelor of Engineering with H...
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15
May
2019
| 05:00 Asia/Singapore
As our economy continues to transform, the role of applied learning in higher education has grown in significance. Since 2014, as Singapore’s university of applied learning, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) has grown from strength to stren...
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14
May
2019
| 10:05 Asia/Singapore
As a consortium of three thriving catering businesses, as well as an event management company, the Four Seasons Group (FSG) is a key player in the highly competitive local culinary business arena. To stay competitive, FSG recognises that it needs to ...
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08
May
2019
| 08:41 Asia/Singapore
Two teams from SIT were the only winners to receive commendation awards and S$5,000 cash prizes in a competition aimed at helping shipping companies adopt cleaner fuels using LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas). The Low-Cost LNG Retrofit Challenge, held f...
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