Why choose Business IT @SP?
Create Business Success with IT!
The Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA) has identified AI and Data Science as one of the four key areas to support Singapore's Digital Economy. The DBIT curriculum has been refreshed to strengthen its support for the manpower development in this area. Hence DBIT will be merged into DIT as a new specialisation in Data Science and Digital Analysis with effect from 2019.
In today’s new digital economy, companies find an increasing need to invest in technological capabilities to remain successful in business.
Business Analytics and Social Media Listening play an increasingly important role in helping businesses analyse their performance and devise business strategies. Possessing an entrepreneurial mindset is also crucial to succeed in today’s business world.
DBIT provides you a strong foundation in the areas of Social Media, Business Analytics, Web and Mobile Apps Development, and Technology Entrepreneurship to create business success!
- Four Integrated Approaches to Creating Business Success
- Social Media
- Business Analytics
- Web and Mobile Applications
- Social Media Listening Centre
- Listen, analyse, strategise and influence business trends at our new Social Media Learning Centre.
Technology + Entrepreneurship
Do you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg? DBIT will provide you with the training needed to create the technology business you’ve been dreaming of. Learn to use design thinking tools to uncover business opportunities, learn to write a business plan, experience pitching ideas to Venture Capitalists, learn to market and brand a product. You can also obtain funding to commercialise your innovative product and service!
Scholarships, Industry Certifications, and more
There will be numerous opportunities for overseas programmes such as Study Trips, Immersion Programmes, Internships, Community Projects, and Student Exchange Programmes.
You will also be empowered to take up leadership roles in organizing various enrichment forums, seminars and community projects.
Outstanding students with good academic results, strong leadership potential, and are active in CCA, can look forward to be awarded a scholarship:
Our course also prepares you to acquire these professional certifications which are highly demanded by the industry:
- Adobe Certified Associate
- Google Analytics Individual Qualification (IQ)
The new Social Media Listening Centre allows our students from the Diploma in Business Information Technology (DBIT) to analyze the needs of consumers. Click here to read more.
Clinton Li and Mohd Raihan (from left to right) founded maritime technology company Orama under the SPINOFF entrepreneurship programme. The company has secured initial funding from SPRING Singapore. Click here to read more.
Chng Siang Sheng, Royston Ong Kang Hao and Suresh Kumar Sarad (from left to right), received $50,000 from the Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (YES!) for Startups granted by SPRING Singapore to start their New Media Marketing company, Creed Media.
"DBIT has allowed me to experiment and develop my skills and knowledge in both business and information technology. Furthermore, the lecturers motivated my peers and I to take part in competitions and work on projects that were meaningful to both society and ourselves."
Chua Chor Teck Gold Medal
BSc Information Systems, SMU
"DBIT allowed me to see the endless possibilities of harnessing IT and business. It also gave me many amazing opportunities, such as when I got the chance to go for overseas attachment at University College London (UCL). The time I have spent in DBIT has been a fruitful and meaningful. I'm glad I made DBIT my first choice!"
Chin Si Ying Sally
DBIT graduate 2015,
DBIT Gold Medalist
BSc Information Systems Management, SMU
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