Academic Programmes


Academic Programmes

From empowering aspiring innovators and entrepreneurs, to the creation and development of early-stage ventures, IIE offers a myriad of programmes encompassing the full innovation and entrepreneurial journey. Our programmes combine the academic rigour of SMU, with invaluable guidance from our experienced industry titans, to provide the best learning outcome for our students.

Global Innovation Immersion

The Global Innovation Immersion (GII) programme is a 3-month overseas internship with High-Growth Innovative companies. The ideal internship to develop future-ready skills to future-proof your career. Our programme emphasises on the cultivation of a Growth and Fail-Forward Mindset.

Innovation Study Mission

Open only to current SMU undergraduates, Innovation Study Mission is a module that students can undertake to study on and understand better a specific country’s entrepreneurial landscape. Students will also go on a one-week overseas trip to the specific country to interact with the successful start-ups and companies.


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