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UIBE-SMU MITB Direct Admission Programme

Introduction

The School of Computing and Information Systems (SCIS) at the Singapore Management University and the School of IT & Management at University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) have entered into an agreement to offer top students from UIBE as well as students from Tier 1 universities in Beijing, China the opportunity to obtain admission to SMU’s Master of IT in Business (MITB) programme via the UIBE-SMU MITB Direct Admission Programme.

Course Structure

UIBE graduates or students from Tier 1 Universities in Beijing who are keen on pursuing an intensive MITB programme will study 13 Course Units (CUs) in one year under one of the three MITB tracks (Artificial Intelligence, Analytics or Financial Technology & Analytics). Completion of these 13 CUs at SMU with a combined minimum GPA of 2.5 will result in the student being awarded the SMU MITB degree.

Admission Criteria

For UIBE Graduates:

In recognition of the high standards of excellence and rigorous requirements in obtaining the UIBE bachelor’s degree, SMU has decided to waive certain admission requirements in order to provide UIBE graduates with a swifter and more seamless entry into the SMU MITB programme:

  1. GMAT/GRE or SMU Admissions Test (only for UIBE Graduates).
  2. TOEFL or IELTS is required for applicants who have not received a Degree from a programme taught in English.
  3. Undergo a selection interview.
For other students:

Students from Tier 1 Universities in Beijing recommended by UIBE will need to fulfil the following admission requirements:

  1. Acceptable GMAT/GRE score.
  2. TOEFL or IELTS is required for applicants who have not received a Degree from a programme taught in English.
  3. Undergo a selection interview.

Graduation Criteria

To graduate, students will need to fulfil all required CUs as stipulated by SMU's MITB programme while maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.5 every term to be awarded the SMU MITB degree.

Tuition Fee

  • SGD48,150 (inclusive of GST) (Aug 2017 intake onwards) for completing 13 CUs at SMU
  • One-time application fee to SMU: SGD100 (inclusive of GST)
  • One-time registration fee to SMU: SGD500 (inclusive of GST)
  • SMU Admissions Test fee: SGD125 (inclusive of GST)
  • For the first enrolment of students, SMU will offer partial MITB tuition fee scholarship worth SGD4,000 to every successful candidate.

Enquiries & Application

For enquiries and application,

Contact details at SMU:
Dr. YEO Lip Pin
Associate Director, SCIS Postgraduate Professional Programmes
Telephone Number:+65-68085307
Email:lpyeo@smu.edu.sg

Contact details at UIBE:
YU Fangfang
Address: Room 1310, BoXue Building, University of International Business and Economics, 10# Huixindongjie, beijing, China, 100029
Email:ffyu328@163.com

To apply, please click here

 

Last updated on 27 Sep 2021 .