Singapore Management University
“Through Babson, our Master of Science in Innovation students experience the power of creative action and innovation on a global scale by participating in an immersive program focused on launching, growing, and scaling ventures.”
Singapore Management University (SMU), internationally recognized for its world-class research and distinguished teaching, is committed to nurturing creative and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy.
SMU’s Master of Science in Innovation (MI) program is designed to engage, challenge, and grow Asia’s next generation of innovators. Graduates of the program not only benefit from exposure to the latest research-based knowledge, but also gain the necessary skills to navigate fast-paced corporate and entrepreneurial environments with proficiency and ease. Through MI’s dynamic curriculum and interaction with innovation experts from around the world, students also acquire the latest business insights, becoming masters of innovation management who are passionate about value creation in business and society.
Through our customized, weeklong offerings, SMU students participate in entrepreneurship immersion experiences with an emphasis on innovation, taking sessions on topics such as opportunity recognition, design thinking for idea generation, and managing a growing business. The program also includes a site visit to either a startup or an accelerator to see an entrepreneurial company in action, as well as a chance for students to deliver three-minute “rocket pitches” on business opportunities they see in the global marketplace.
The Bottom Line
The SMU students in our program, by exploring real-world business challenges and putting what they learn into practice, are developing an entrepreneurial mindset that will help them create value around the world.