Line-up of Events

23 Sep 2023

Generative AI for Professional Development

On 23 September 2023, MITB students, alumni, and industry leaders came together to discuss the impact of AI and machine learning on our professional landscape. The distinguished panelists include Aaron Wong from Paypal Singapore, Xuyi Cheng from Lazada, Gerry C. from Deloitte, and Tri Le from GE Digital. They shared insights on how Generative AI is reshaping work dynamics and tech interaction, and addressed concerns about job displacement.
29 Aug 2023

Ask-Me-Anything with SCIS Technopreneurs - Panel Discussion

On 29 August 2023, we had an evening of candid sharing by SCIS alumni Aaron Tan, Marcus Wee, Calixto Tay and Alvin Poh where they shared about the pitfalls they faced along the way, their triumphs and lessons learnt. From addressing the lack of a reliable second-hand car marketplace, recognising the gap in quality gaming laptops, to tackling the need for trusted mobile app development service, they have blazed the trails in diverse industries!
23 Jun 2023

Let's Pick Up Where We Left Off! - SIS Reunion

On 23 June 2023, we invited alumni from the pioneer intakes of 2003, 2004, and 2005 to reconnect and reunite with old friends and faculty including SCIS’ Founding Dean Prof Steven MILLER and Current Dean Prof PANG Hwee Hwa.
12 May 2023

An Evening with Mr John Wu

On 12 May 2023, SMU hosted established technopreneur and angel investor John Wu, who shared his thoughts on society, culture and its impact on innovation at an intimate, closed-door session. Mr Wu was Chief Technology Officer of Alibaba Group and chief architect of Yahoo!'s directory search engine and its software applications. Co-founder and Chairman of FengHe Fund Management, he was named China Angel Investor of the Year 2014 by Entrepreneur, China edition.

SCIS Fast Facts*




undergraduate students

  • BSc (Information Systems)
  • BSc (Computer Science)
  • BSc (Computing & Law)
  • BSc (Software Engineering)


postgraduate students

  • 529 Master of IT in Business
  • 110 PhD in Information Systems / Computer Science
  • 35 Master of Science in Computing
  • 17 Doctor of Engineering

World-Class Faculty

A global study by Stanford University published in 2020 has identified 17 SMU researchers of which 9 are from SMU School of Computing and Information Systems.


in software engineering 
for 2022 in CSRankings



  • 4146 Undergraduate Programmes
  • 1711 Master of IT in Business
  • 111 PhD in Information Systems / Computer Science
  • 85 Master of Science in Computing
*As of 20 October 2023

SCIS at a Glance