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.
By Public Transport & Cab
Cab: The address of Academia is 20 College Road, Singapore 169856 (Located in SGH Campus)
Nearest MRT Station: Outram Park
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.
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).
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
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
In front of Bowyer Block (Beside SGH Block 4)
Monday to Saturday (7.00am ‐ 9.59pm): $0.036 per minute/$2.16 per hour
Opposite SGH Block 2 & 3
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