Singapore Institute of Management


Founded in 1964 by the Singapore Economic Development Board, SIM is one of Singapore’s oldest and finest private education organisations.  As an independent not-for-profit professional membership organisation, SIM boasts a strong network of about 27,000 individual and corporate members, including all our students. 

For more than 40 years, the SIM brand has become synonymous with comprehensive, industry-relevant learning programmes, quality delivery, and excellent teaching standards.  SIM is privileged to be in partnership with ten prestigious international universities, offering a comprehensive range of more than 50 academic programmes at postgraduate, undergraduate, diploma and certificate levels.

Quality and excellence have always been at the top of SIM’s agenda.  In 2002, SIM was only one of two educational organisations to receive the Singapore Quality Class (SQC) in recognition of its business excellence.  In 2003, SIM attained the Singapore Quality Class for Private Education Organisations, an enhanced SQC recognition for the education sector.

All SIM programmes adhere strictly to the academic standards, processes and procedures set and validated by all our university partners.  SIM students can be assured of the outstanding education they deserve and the prestige of a degree they can take pride in. 

Our facilities and learning resources at SIM Headquarters, which include state-of-the-art educational infocomm technology, student care and services, and a full range of programmes and activities aimed at grooming and developing our students, make our campus the ideal environment for nurturing sharp minds and developing talent.

SIM also offers a comprehensive suite of executive seminars and membership activities, including talks and seminars, to meet learning needs at various stages of our students’ and members’ career or professional development.

I hope you will maximise the opportunities and resources available at SIM in your quest for knowledge and excellence.  I wish you a rewarding, exciting and memorable journey of learning.

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Master of Social Work

Campus Full time 84 weeks August 2017 Singapore

Designed to prepare social workers aspiring to take up leadership positions in the social service sector. [+]

The social work profession is moving into its sixth decade in Singapore now. Evolving societal, community and individual needs bring about heightened expectations of contemporary social workers, from both clients and employers.


To meet these new challenges of the new era, leaders in the social services sector are required to play the vital role in guiding and grooming fellow social workers, as well as, to possess a wealth of knowledge in a specific field.


This programme offers the key to satisfying this new role!


Our Programme

The Master of Social Work Programme is a practice-based programme, designed to prepare social workers aspiring to take up leadership positions in the social service sector by equipping graduates with clinical social work skills, administration skills and supervision skills to function at management positions in the sector. ... [-]

Master Of Taxation

Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 Singapore

This programme aims to provide tax professionals and adult learners with advanced training in taxation law. [+]

Singapore is aiming to establish itself as the regional hub for tax exchange and in order to do that, there must be a broadening and deepening of tax expertise amongst tax professionals in Singapore.


To raise the professional competency and vibrancy of the tax community, SIM University, in collaboration with the Tax Academy of Singapore (TA), aims to provide world class education and exchange opportunities to all interested parties.


This programme is therefore the answer to the Tax Academy’s grand plans for the tax community!


Our Aims

This programme aims to provide tax professionals and adult learners with advanced training in taxation law and current practices to keep up with the ever-changing trend. ... [-]