Murata Electronics Singapore (Pte). Ltd.

Murata Electronics Singapore (Pte.) Ltd. (“Murata Singapore”) is a subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd. in Japan. It functions as production and sales foothold of the Murata Group in the ASEAN regions.

Murata Singapore was established in 1972 and it was one of the first factories set up by Murata outside Japan to meet the demands of the electronic components in South East Asia.

In 2017, Murata Singapore proceeded to acquire Sony Energy Devices Corporation in Singapore, expanding its repertoire and expertise in manufactured product. Currently, Murata Singapore runs its operations from its main offices in Yishun and Tuas.

Murata Singapore manufactures multilayer ceramic chip capacitor and covers sales in Southeast Asia and Southern Asia. To support Murata Singapore's sales operations, several Overseas Sales Affiliates were established in the region, such as Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, India and Vietnam.

Potential career path and developmental opportunities for scholars

Murata in Singapore has a full range of functions including Sales, Manufacturing, Marketing, Logistics, Information Services, etc. Scholars will be exposed to the variety of opportunities in the varied functions in Singapore and the region.

Career progression is dependent on performance and scholars have the opportunity to grow in 2 pathways. Those with a passion for managing people can choose the leadership path and scholars who have the desire to focus on technology can opt for the technical pathway.

Preferred courses of study

  • Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Materials Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Design Engineering, Mechanical Design & Manufacturing Engineering, Mechatronics)
  • Information & Communications Technology (Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems)