SINGAPORE, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire — Students seeking a unique hands-on tertiary education experience need look no further. Register today for the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) Open House which is happening from 5 to 6 March to find out more about the unique pedagogy.
At the SUTD Open House, visitors can find out what SUTD has to offer through talks by the President as well as Heads of pillars/disciplines. They can also get a feel of what life at SUTD is like through campus tours and sharing sessions with our faculty members and students. The tour will also include visits to SUTD’s state-of-the-art fabrication laboratory, cohort classrooms, hostels and library, to name a few.
There will also be design workshops, which will give visitors some hands-on experience and insight into SUTD’s renowned Big-Design learning concept, through building/prototyping a skyscraper model. Various exhibition booths will also provide more information on the four academic pillars at SUTD, and our student exchange programmes to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US, Zhejiang University (ZJU) in China and others. There will also be information booths on the internship and career programmes students can apply for, as well as over 100 scholarships available for application. SUTD students can opt to apply for exchange programmes or take on an internship with over 600 local and overseas companies during their vacation.
During the Open House, SUTD students from different clubs and co-curricular activities, known as Fifth Row here, will also be putting up performances and demonstrations for visitors to participate in and win prizes. The activities range from electric vehicle joy rides to flash mob dances by our students.
To register your interest to visit us and attend a talk by our President, please visit our website at http://www.sutd.edu.sg/openhouse.
About Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
SUTD is Singapore’s fourth public university, and one of the first universities in the world to incorporate the art and science of design and technology into a multi-disciplinary curriculum. Established in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), SUTD seeks to serve societal needs by nurturing technically-grounded leaders and innovators in the following degree programmes:
- Engineering Product Development;
- Engineering Systems and Design;
- Information Systems Technology and Design;
- Architecture and Sustainable Design.
Also in collaboration with Zhejiang University (ZJU) and Singapore Management University (SMU), SUTD, a research-intensive university, is distinguished by its unique East and West academic programme which incorporates elements of technology, entrepreneurship, management and design thinking. Graduate opportunities include an MIT-SUTD Dual Masters’ Programme and an SUTD PhD Programme. http://www.sutd.edu.sg/