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2021
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June
2021
| 11:12 Asia/Singapore
Prof Tan Thiam Soon, Prof Chua Kee Chaing and Arthur Poh discuss how a more collaborative workplace learning model involving institutions of higher learning, businesses and workers can be done....
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May
2021
| 10:36 Asia/Singapore
In the near future, you could very well be munching on vegetables harvested from the side-facades of HDB blocks or plots of land below overhead train tracks and bridges. This is thanks to a project by researchers from SIT, which aims to develop a sus...
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03
May
2021
| 20:28 Asia/Singapore
NUS President Professor Tan Eng Chye (far left, front row) and Professor Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT (far right, front row) accepted the cheques on behalf of their universities from Mr Primus Cheng, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Prima Limi...
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30
April
2021
| 12:25 Asia/Singapore
 “Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon,” English writer Edward M. Forster once remarked. Indeed, mechanically preparing students to regurgitate class content does not adequately prepare them for their future car...
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09
April
2021
| 10:01 Asia/Singapore
In an effort to widen students’ exposure to global industry projects amid COVID-19 travel restrictions, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is partnering human resources consultancy WiseNet Asia Pte Ltd, and the Chongqing Yubei District Peopl...
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08
April
2021
| 17:00 Asia/Singapore
The UK-Singapore Universities Alliance for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (UKSAEI) – the first alliance of its kind to accelerate collaborations in entrepreneurship and innovation between the two countries – was launched on 8 April 2021, witnessed b...
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24
February
2021
| 09:59 Asia/Singapore
The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is hosting its Graduation Ceremony from 23 to 27 February 2021, in celebration of the achievements of the university’s Class of 2020. The main session, held at The Theatre at Mediacorp, is graced by Mr Ong ...
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21
January
2021
| 13:59 Asia/Singapore
The signing ceremony and cheque presentation that took place on 16 Dec 2020 was attended by key representatives (from left): Mr Eugene Yong Kon Yoon, Executive Director, Woh Hup; Mr Yong Derong, Executive Director, Woh Hup; A/Prof Ivan Lee, Vice Pres...
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November
2020
| 14:04 Asia/Singapore
As part of its efforts to nurture talents and promote education, the Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan (SHHK) has contributed an endowed gift of $1.8 million through its charitable arm, The Hokkien Foundation, to Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), Si...
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13
November
2020
| 16:10 Asia/Singapore
The MOU was inked by (seated from left) Dr Ow Chee Chung, Chief Executive, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, Mr Ong Tze-Ch’in, Chief Executive, SkillsFuture Singapore, and Professor Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT; and witnessed by (standing from left) Mr Patr...
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03
November
2020
| 16:27 Asia/Singapore
                                    Dionis Soo Wei Qing has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Occupational Therapy from SIT. She is currently working in the Acute Stroke Unit of Tan To...
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22
October
2020
| 14:30 Asia/Singapore
Enabled with facial recognition technology, the integrated system eases SafeEntry registration, temperature screening, and health declaration for all SIT students and staff. As Academic Year 2020 (AY2020) commenced, SIT implemented an Integrated D...
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15
October
2020
| 16:54 Asia/Singapore
  15 October 2020 – A study jointly undertaken by Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), RSM Singapore and the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) found that 69% of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have yet to adopt ...
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07
September
2020
| 09:10 Asia/Singapore
Starting today, Trimester 1 of the new academic year 2020/21 will be in full swing! Following several months of home-based learning and controlled access to the campus, SIT is pleased to welcome its students back on campus for face-to-face classes...
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30
July
2020
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Clockwise from top left: Push It, Don’t Trash It; Team Paste Pods; Senses Blue; VECO; Care-turistics; Lapis Bikes. Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd (“Mapletree” or “the Group”) and Singapore Institute of Technology (“SIT”) successfully concluded the ...
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28
July
2020
| 18:43 Asia/Singapore
An illustration of SIT's future centralised campus in Punggol.“It is worse, much worse, than you think,” begins The Uninhabitable Earth by David Wallace-Wells. The book brings terrifying images of a climate crisis to mind: melting roads, deadly pesti...
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July
2020
| 16:17 Asia/Singapore
  SIT will introduce 30 new credit-bearing courses from September 2020, leading to three new Postgraduates Certificates in Design Strategy and Innovation, Future Hospitality Experience, and Data Engineering and Smart Factory. With these additi...
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08
July
2020
| 14:13 Asia/Singapore
Contrary to the image of scholar, Yap Sune Aik did not study much during his polytechnic days. Hence, he was humbled and grateful when the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) accepted him into its Bachelor of Engineering programme, and vowed to d...
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03
July
2020
| 09:49 Asia/Singapore
The annual SIT Teaching Excellence Award (TEA) serves to value the importance of teaching as a complex and multi-faceted activity, and is conferred to outstanding full-time faculty members. For AY2018/2019, SIT awarded 11 faculty members to ac...
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12
June
2020
| 15:16 Asia/Singapore
As the mid-trimester break rolled around, academic staff at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) were busier than ever. The clock was ticking — they had just 10 days to move their curriculum online. As Singapore tightened safe distancing me...
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28
May
2020
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
  The Multi-Ministry Taskforce has announced that Singapore will exit the Circuit Breaker period in a careful and calibrated manner from 1 June, and embark on a controlled approach to resume activities safely over three phases. In alignment wi...
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12
May
2020
| 14:33 Asia/Singapore
Here’s a tongue-twisting fact: did you know that in 2019, Singapore’s fifth autonomous university, Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), celebrated its fifth year as an autonomous university and ten years as an institution? It was gazetted by Parl...
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April
2020
| 14:18 Asia/Singapore
Given the global disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be prospective Singaporean undergraduates who were planning to study overseas, but now prefer to study locally. To support these students, all the Autonomous Universities (AUs), ...
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April
2020
| 23:11 Asia/Singapore
Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, a new student relief fund has been established at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), thanks to prompt action from some 46 generous donors. As at 23 April 2020, $458,400 in gifts and pledges had been donated tow...
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24
April
2020
| 15:36 Asia/Singapore
From May 2020, 16,000 fresh graduates from the Class of 2020 across the six Autonomous Universities (AUs) will enjoy four complimentary Continuing Education and Training (CET) modules offered by their alma mater. This is a joint effort by the Mini...
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07
April
2020
| 18:53 Asia/Singapore
  The Multi-Ministry Taskforce announced on 3 April 2020 that Singapore will implement elevated safe distancing measures as a circuit breaker in view of the increasing number of local transmissions of COVID-19. All Institutes of Higher Learnin...
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March
2020
| 14:09 Asia/Singapore
In line with the Ministry of Health’s (MOH) expanded travel restrictions due to the increase in the number of countries affected by COVID-19, the Ministry of Education (MOE), together with the Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs), have decided to sus...
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06
March
2020
| 17:42 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is glad to welcome back our Year 3 Telematics student who has fully recovered from his earlier COVID-19 infection last month. He was discharged from Ng Teng Fong General Hospital this week and has since returne...
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06
March
2020
| 09:36 Asia/Singapore
Lectures can be long, boring and ineffective for the millennial student. This is why educators at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) are inspiring new ways of learning in class. “It is increasingly challenging to adapt to the new learning...
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02
March
2020
| 17:14 Asia/Singapore
A mysterious explosion had occurred in a biological lab, causing a biohazardous leakage. A professor working nearby is exposed to a high concentration of the reagents, and is suffering from its effects. Year Three Pharmaceutical Engineering student C...
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