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A Hotbed of Medical and Healthcare Expertise

About Academia

20 College Road, Singapore 169856
(located in Singapore General Hospital Campus)


Academia's proximity to Singapore General Hospital (SGH), national speciallity centres and the Duke-NUS Medical School makes it an ideal environment for the convergence of medical minds and an excellent venue for medical conferences, seminars and events.

More than the provision of physical space, Academia has been designed to facilitate interconnectivity among clinical scientists, researchers, pathologists, educators and medical students.

The collaboration of expetise across different healthcare professions is accentuated with Academia being home to several Education Centres of Excellence. The consolidation of these centres under one roof allows for collaborative learning where different teams can draw on the strengths and best practices of others. The Synergy created catalyses new discoveries in medicine and advances patient care, which is at the heart of Academic Medicine.

Quick Facts about Academia

Three floors of Academia are dedicated to education and training facilities. These facilities have been specially-built to sharpen the clinical knowledge and skills of healthcare professionals.

  • 7,500 sqm of simulation and skills facilities for team-based training, and conference facilities for medical/scientific events
  • 446-seat auditorium equipped with state-of-art Audio Visual systems
  • Seminar rooms to host up to 1,000 people
  • Seminar, tutorial and debriefing rooms are configurable to cater to different training needs
  • Educational facilities equipped with intelligent touch-screen controller for projectors and cameras for recording, live-streaming and video conferencing
  • First-of-its-kind 'wet' and 'dry' skills labs in one building
  • Largest and most comprehensive collection of skills training and education facilities
  • Centres of Excellence for collaborative learning of best practices


Parking Information

Please note that there are no parking facilities within the building premises. Kindly refer to the following alternative public parking locations.




Car Parks


Car Park A

Basement carpark at Health Promotion Board

Car Park B

Opposite Block 8 (URA)

Car Park C

In front of Bowyer Block (Beside Block 4)

Car Park D

Vickers Field at Nurses Quarters (Opposite NCCS)

Car Park E

Opposite SGH Block 2 & 3 (next to former School of Nursing)

Car Park F

Behind Ministry of Health (MOH)

Car Park H (Multi-storey)

MacAlister Road (Behind Ministry of Health)

Car Park I

National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS)


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