Welcome to Behavioural Sciences Institute

The Behavioural Sciences Institute (BSI) is a multi-disciplinary research institute for creating, disseminating and applying scientific knowledge about human behaviours in various social, organisational and cultural settings.

Our Area of Focus

Translational research for evidence-based solutions to practical problems

Our Key Activities

Bringing together academia, business and government to develop effective organisational practices and public policies


SMU professors ranked among top scientists in the world

23 Nov 2020

A study by Stanford University on research impact across all disciplines has named SMU Behavioural…

Debate on strategy to emerge stronger from COVID-19: Yip Hon Weng on targeted support for specific problems

14 Oct 2020

At the Singapore Parliamentary session on 14 October 2020, Member of Parliament Yip Hon Weng said…

The psychology of Singapore's response to Covid-19

14 Aug 2020

In this online talk based on his new book, COMBATING A CRISIS, Professor David Chan discussed the…