** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Immerse yourself in bustling university life at one of Asia’s top-ranked universities, Singapore Management University (SMU). From business and humanities to social sciences and STEM, you'll find challenging coursework across academic disciplines to advance your degree.
Coursework at SMU is enriched with CIEE extracurricular activities and excursions beyond the city to enhance classroom learning and provide intercultural understanding.
STUDY WITH PEERS
from all over Southeast Asia and the world
EAT TO YOUR HEART'S CONTENT
at Singapore’s hawker stands – two of which have Michelin Star awards
LIVE IN THE DYNAMIC GATEWAY TO ASIA
that combines an ultramodern skyline with the rich cultures of its past
Take a walking tour to the civic and cultural district in downtown Singapore
Learn about Hawker cuisine, and the heritage behind street food culture in Singapore
Explore outlying islands and experience the eco-diversity across Singapore
Enjoy multicultural events held all year round in Singapore
Hike the trails in Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Singapore’s only primary forest
Visit the night safari, regarded as one of the world’s best nighttime zoos
Participate in sports such as indoor soccer, beach volleyball or sepak takraw
Two days one night trip to Bintan/Batam [Indonesia] or Malacca [Malaysia]
CIEE Singapore seeks to foster an urban community of learners that is respectful of its surroundings and proactively engages with individuals, community groups, and institutions. Orientation will include an introduction to the community resources and opportunities to give back. Students can volunteer their time working with local environmental groups to help maintain public parks, with the local Singapore Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, or with youths in after-school programs.
Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
One week orientation – an introduction to the culture of Singpoare, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city.
Full-time program leadership and support in your host city.
Excursions and/or Study Tours
Cultural and/or Co-curricular Activities
24/7 emergency on-site support
1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!
GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.
Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.
Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.
Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.
Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.