SMU Global Summer Programme - Asian Insights

SMU Global Summer Programme - Asian Insights

Published: 9 January 2020

Singapore Management University (SMU) is inviting undergraduate students to join their SMU Global Summer Programme (GSP) in 2020. It runs for 4 weeks from 29 June to 24 July 2020, and this year’s theme is Asian insights.

Students can choose one or two courses from a total of 10 that are available for this programme, and includes field trips, cultural activities and networking opportunities with industry leaders. Students pick one or two of these courses. Further information regarding these courses can be found in the Attached documents section below.

There are a limited number of tuition-waived places available alongside fee-paying places.


  • Fee-paying: approximately SGD 2880 (for one course)/SGD 4810 (for two courses) and SGD 380
  • Tuition-waived: SGD 380

The SGD 380 fee consists of the application fee (SGD 150) and the miscellaneous fee (SGD 230). The miscellaneous fee covers local insurance for students, the use of SMU facilities, SMU ID card, IT fee and some GSP activities (such as orientation, farewell, dialogues and networking events).



Students should apply by sending an email to by Tuesday 28 January 2020. Please provide the following information in your email:

  • Full name as it appears on your passport
  • Date of birth
  • Nationality
  • University major
  • Current year of study
  • WAM
  • If you have any special needs that might require assistance

If you wish to transfer credit for the program, you must first seek approval from your faculty for credit transfer through Cross-Institutional EnrolmentFor more information see - Applying for credit and funding for your overseas short course.


Risk assessment

All programs involve some degree of risk to participants. If you choose to source a provider on your own, please remember to do some research on them first and ensure that they are a legitimate organisation and that the product they offer will definitely meet your requirements. Students are therefore advised to undertake their own risk assessment before departure and any participation in these programs is at their own risk.

Before departure

All students should register their travel with UNSW. You should also undertake a risk assessment before heading overseas. For more information see - How to prepare for departure.

More information

Attached documents