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2711, 2018

Poh Chi Chuan (Singapore Tourism Board) – Driving Tourism and Enhancing Visitors’ Experience through Digital Transformation

Travel is an experience which can leave a profound and lasting impression on travellers. In order [...]

2011, 2018

Davin Wang (StreetSine) – Big Data, PropTech and Real Estate

The 21st century has seen rapid changes in data management technology and the biggest results of [...]

1911, 2018

Professor Emeritus Michael Plantholt (Illinois State University) – The Chromatic Index of Large Graphs with High Minimum Degree

The chromatic index of a graph is the minimum number of matchings required to cover all of its [...]

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ESD Summer Newsletter 2018

  June 19th, 2018

[Click here to download the newsletter] We are excited to launch the new ESD core curriculum in [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – Grand Prize

  November 27th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD student Yustynn Panicker, Naunidh Bhalla (ISTD student), Lee Tze How (ISTD [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – 1st Runner Up

  November 7th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD students, Jarvin Ong and Justinian Siah, for being the 1st runner-up and [...]

INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JIFG) Paper Competition

  October 30th, 2017

Assistant Professor Yiwei Chen's paper "Joint Pricing and Inventory Management with Strategic [...]

Engineering Systems and Design deals broadly with large-scale systems and the design, the planning and the management of these systems.

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For Industry Partners

In ESD, we engage actively with industry to ensure the relevance of our programmes, and contribute to industry needs, such as providing expertise and building the talent pool.

Undergraduate Programme

The ESD undergraduate curriculum is concerned with the design, analysis, and management of large scale complex engineering systems such as supply chains, financial services, health care delivery systems, transportation systems, security and defense systems, energy production and distribution systems.

ESD – A Gateway Pillar to an Exciting Career

We have put together a video to share the experiences and future opportunities that SUTD ESD students are exposed to.

About ESD

Engineering Systems and Design (ESD) is one of four academic pillars at SUTD.

Focus Tracks

The ESD undergraduate program has been designed with flexibility in mind, so that students can customize their courses to suit their interests and future careers.

Research Projects

A selection of current ESD research projects.

Careers

Our ESD graduates are equipped with core skills in probability, optimisation, statistics, modelling, analytics and economics.

PhD Programme

The ESD PhD program aims to produce the next generation of leading engineering systems researchers and thinkers.