Course Venue

The Academia, Singapore

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

A Prime Meeting Space for Learning, Collaboration and Networking

Strategically located within the Singapore General Hospital campus, Academia stands as an icon of academic medicine, forming the bridge between clinical service, research and education. The 13-storey two-tower building has been designed to foster a vibrant environment for networking and professional collaboration to advance the diagnosis, treatment and innovative care for patients.

With its strategic location and modern conference facilities, Academia regularly hosts renowned medical conferences and workshops. Its facilities include an Auditorium with seating capacity of 444 people, multiple Seminar Rooms, exhibition areas and informal meeting spaces.

See below for directions.


Getting Here

By Public Transport & Cab

Cab: The address of Academia is 20 College Road, Singapore 169856 (Located in SGH Campus)

Nearest MRT Station: Outram Park 

Nearest Bus-stops: 

Bus Stop


Bus Numbers

Bus Stop A

Jalan Bukit Merah

SBS Transit: 147, 196, 197
SMRT: 167, 961

Bus Stop B

Kampong Bahru Road

SBS Transit: 124, 143, 147, 166, 196, 197
SMRT: 61, 167, 961

Bus Stop C

New Bridge Road Bus Terminal

SBS Transit: 2, 12, 54, 62, 103, 174, 196
SMRT: 61, 190, 520, 961

Bus Stop D

Before Outram Road

SBS Transit: 124, 143, 147, 166, 197
SMRT: 61, 961

Bus Stop E

Along Outram Road

SBS Transit: 33, 63
SMRT: 75, 851, 970


SGH shuttle service is available from the following bus-stops:

a) Bus-stop opposite Outram Park MRT station (East-West Line) along Outram Road
b) Bus-stop outside Outram Park MRT station (North-East Line) along Eu Tong Sen Street
Thereafter, alight at Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) and cross the road to Academia.
Note: The shuttle service operates from Monday to Friday, 8.00 am to 7.00 pm.

By Car

We would recommend delegates not to drive to the conference venue. Please note that there are no parking facilities within the Academia building premises. 

However, if you are driving, you may refer to the carpark locations below (and as indicated in blue in map below). 





Carpark charges

Multi-Storey Carpark H*

For the cheapest rates, park at Carpark H.

End of MacAlister Road, behind College of Medicine Building (Ministry of Health).


Mon to Sat (7.00am  9.59pm): $0.018 per minute/$1.08 per hour
Mon to Sat (10.00pm 
 6.59am): $2.14 per entry

National Heart Centre

Car Park

National Heart Centre Singapore, 5 Hospital Drive (opposite SGH Block 4). 

Mon to Sat (7.00am  9.59pm): $0.036 per minute/$2.16 per hour
Mon to Sat (10.00pm 
 6.59am): $2.10 per entry

Carpark C

Bowyer Block


In front of Bowyer Block (Beside SGH Block 4) 



Monday to Saturday (7.00am  9.59pm): $0.036 per minute/$2.16 per hour

Carpark E

Opposite SGH Block 2 & 3 

Carpark I

Diabetes & Metabolism Centre 


Behind Diabetes & Metabolism Centre

^ Carpark I & part of Carpark C are designated as Valet Parking (weekdays 8am to 6pm). A $3 fee will apply for Valet Parking services. Normal parking fees apply on top of the Valet Parking fees.

* If you park at Carpark H, take the free shuttle service from Carpark H to SGH Block 4, then walk to Academia. Shuttle bus timings: 

Mondays to Fridays 
6.00am to 10.30pm - Approx. 10 mins intervals 
First bus: 6.00am 
Last bus: 10.10pm

6.00am to 2.00pm - Approx. 10 mins intervals 
First bus: 6.00am 
Last bus: 1.40pm 

Sundays & Public Holidays: No service