Student Life

timothy-chan

Director’s Message

With the rising number of graduates and fierce competition for jobs, employers are looking for more than just academic achievements. To gain employment and be successful in your chosen occupation, you need to have the effective mix of knowledge, skills and attitudes. This is all about employability.

How do we develop employability skills that employers look for? A good indicator is to focus on potential. Potential is defined as the ability to adapt to changing business coupled with the potential to learn new ones. I have chosen 4 indicators with the acronym A.C.A.D.

Aspiration: A strong desire to achieve. To leave your mark but with a deep commitment to big, collective goals, show deep personal humility and invest in getting better at everything you do.

Curiousity: To be on the lookout for new knowledge, ideas and experience to improve ourselves. This enables us to navigate the evolving world with curiousity and positivity.

Ambition: Hungry, passionate and engaged individuals are more employable. There tend to be  no limits to what they can do.

Determination: Individual’s with potential  set high goals and do what’s necessary to attain them. They also tend to be both tenacious and resilient.

It is the combination of classroom knowledge that you gained coupled with the out- of- classroom experience and positive A.C.A.D traits that can set you apart and  help you attain  fulfilment in your career.

I urge you to make an effort to participate in the whole student experience during your learning journey in SIM Global Education. This includes engaging in your academic studies, co-curricular activities, community services, global learning and work experience. This will prepare you well for employment and employability.

Dr Timothy Chan

Director
Student Life Division

SIM GE CEO’s welcome message

SIM Project 1095

Life is so much more than just books, exams and qualifications. This is especially true if you are a student at SIM Global Education.

To us, your education encompasses a broad spectrum of knowledge, skills and activities; both inside and outside of the typical classroom.

Learn more about the many facets of student life in SIM GE.

About Project 1095

EDGE Awards

The EDGE Award is a prestigious certificate, developed in partnership with employers, to recognise your cumulative achievements in your learning journey.

As you work towards the Award, we hope that the process will assist you to make the most of your time at SIM GE and eventually to be able to formally demonstrate the skills and attributes you have developed to prospective employers.

The Award is open to all Final year students and the application deadline is 30 April 2019.

 

Please send your application to Careerconnect@sim.edu.sg.

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LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE (LSE) SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
03 Dec to 28 Feb

Jan
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KOREA UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL SUMMER CAMPUS 2019
04 Jan to 28 Feb

Jan
04
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY SUMMER SESSION 2019
04 Jan to 31 Mar

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[FEBRUARY 2019 Hire-Me-Series Workshops]
01 Feb to 28 Feb

Feb
02
Maritime Summit Case Challenge 2019
02 Feb to 01 Apr

Stand a chance to win $2,000 cash prize today! Join the MSC Maritime Summit Case Challenge--inaugural case competition designed to challenge undergraduates to solve real-world business problems faced by maritime companies, organised by the Singapore Maritime Foundation and in partnership with three of the biggest maritime industry players – APL, Jurong Port and Shell.

Feb
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Accenture Campus Roadshow
26 Feb, 11:00am to 4:00pm

Mar
01
March 2019 Hire-Me Series Workshops
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Mar
02
From Class to Work: Young Graduate Career Forum 2019
02 Mar, 9:30am to 12:30pm

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SIM String Ensemble Concert, SIMphony No.9 : Viaggio
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Personalizing Your Own Fitness & Nutrition – Workshop Series
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06
Get Active Program – KPopX
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KGI Securities Recruitment Talk
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