Springboard and wide resource network

STEP will not only give students the invaluable exposure to Singapore, the U.S. and China’s entrepreneurship ecosystem, but also a springboard and wide resource network for those who want to start their own company. The community of regional venture capitalists and entrepreneurs is committed to nurturing and mentoring aspiring young entrepreneurs and we look forward to more innovations and start-ups from SUTD.

Mr Ong Peng Tsin, serial entrepreneur & investor
Managing Director of Monk’s Hill Ventures

Why Choose STEP


Live, study, work and play globally

  • Opportunities for technology entrepreneurship immersion while studying in SUTD
  • Immerse in the entrepreneurial culture and environment in different countries/continents
  • Opportunity to undertake a work immersion
  • Take management and entrepreneurship courses at our partner universities* overseas
*Our current partners include University of California Berkeley Extension, Zhejiang University School of Management and Xi’an Jiaotong University. This list is subject to change. Students are to refer to the prevailing list at year of overseas stint.

Innovative curriculum for experiential learning

  • Combines the mastery of a specialised technological field with entrepreneurship acumen
  • Design-centric, hands-on education
  • Mandatory entrepreneurship workshops
  • 16-week local internship to gain industry exposure

Mastery of deep tech in entrepreneurship

  • A unique programme that introduces you to Singapore’s entrepreneurship scene and venture-capitalist ecosystem
  • A Master of Science (MSc) project in Technology Entrepreneurship