SMU Communication Management Society (CMS)
Welcome to the world of CMS, the vibrant club from SMU's Lee Kong Chian School of Business (LKCSB) that amplifies the passions and aspirations of both present and aspiring Communications Practitioners. Our club stands as the bridge between the SMU community and the dynamic realm of Communications.
At CMS we embrace these three pillars that define our spirit: Communication, Collaboration, Connection. We champion the power of connections, providing you with access to industry professionals, alumni, and fellow enthusiasts through our events. From workshops and panel discussions to networking sessions and company visits, we curate a plethora of opportunities that propel you towards success.
Join us at CMS to embark on an extraordinary journey that blends professional growth, creative expression, and meaningful connections. Are you ready to make your mark in the captivating world of communications?
The workshops we hold are conducted by Comms practitioners and cover topics such as UI/UX, Machine Learning and Comms Strategy.
- Company Visits
We give students the opportunity to visit companies ranging from PR Agencies, Finance institutions to SMEs and MNCs to give them an insight into how Communications Roles play out in different corporate settings.
- Networking Sessions
Our networking session provides you with access to industry professionals, alumni, and fellow Comms enthusiasts which will give you an insight into the Comms Industry.
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HOW TO JOIN THE CLUB?
Interested students do not require to go through an interview to join CMS and will be able to simply join the club by paying the membership fee to become a member.
"Joining CMS had been an extremely rewarding and insightful experience. Through the interactive workshops and sharing sessions, I have been able to broaden my understanding of the industry, network with industry professionals and learn more about possible career opportunities."
- Tee Yan Tene, School of Social Sciences: Year 3
"As someone interested in pursuing Communications as my career, joining CMS has provided me with greater knowledge and opportunities in this industry through the workshops and networking events conducted in partnership with industry professionals. CMS is truly the best platform for SMU students seeking to find out more about Communications."
– Claudia, School of Business, Year 4
"As someone interested in pursuing Communications as my career, joining CMS has provided me with greater knowledge and opportunities in this industry through the workshops and networking events conducted in partnership with industry professionals. CMS is truly the best platform for SMU students seeking to find out more about Communications.”
"CMS has trained me to speak confidently, at the same time improving my people and communication skills which are essential skillsets in navigating in today's ever changing societal landscape."
Yes, you can join our club by paying a one-time membership fee of $10.
Yes, we welcome everyone who is interested in learning more about Communication Management.
CMS works with industry partners to organise networking and sharing sessions so as to provide our members with current knowledge in the communications field. CMS also organises bonding events for our members to get to know each other and build a close and supportive #commSMUnity.
As a CMS member, you get priority sign-up for our club's events, discounts for paid events, exclusive access to internship opportunities and members' welfare!
As a member, you are welcome to attend events hosted by CMS throughout the year. If you join the organizing committee of CMS, you will be involved in planning these events and will have to commit to weekly meetings.