NUS BBA   29 January 2014
Students win inaugural NUS Financial Analytics Competition
It’s not every day that our students get to work with their counterparts from Computer Science and Engineering to solve a common challenge together. The NUS Financial Analytics Competition held on January 18 offered just that: an opportunity to learn and create value by working in cross-functional teams.
Biz Sch News   27 January 2014
Education through Expeditions
Learning and travel should go hand-in-hand. This is one of the core beliefs with which the Victor & William Fung Foundation bestowed a gift of US$1 million to the School, to establish the Li & Fung Scholarship Endowed Fund.  The fund provides scholarships to undergraduates to participate in global exchange programmes and…
Biz Sch News   23 January 2014
“This is the Century of Asia”: William H. Strong, Morgan Stanley
The Asia-Pacific has weathered the storm of global financial crisis of 2008 well, and with almost half of the world’s total GDP expected to come from the region by 2040, this century is poised to be the century of Asia, according to William H. Strong, Co-CEO, Asia-Pacific, Morgan Stanley. He was speaking…
NUS PhD   20 January 2014
Celebrating our Intellectual Capital
It’s an opportunity that comes along just once a year for our PhD students. The third Annual Research Day was organised on January 15 to share some of the best PhD projects with the entire School. Now in its third year, the event aims to encourage an exchange of ideas…
NUS BBA   15 January 2014
A Friendly Visit
The week of January 14 was filled with company visits, networking sessions, an entrepreneurship conference and a heritage tour, for some 23 students from Peking University (PKU), who were visiting the School. The students also had an opportunity to meet the Senior Minister of State, Josephine Teo. Assistant Professor Amy Yi…
Biz Sch News   15 January 2014
NUS alumni hold year-end gathering in Shanghai
Some 140 alumni from the School’s Eastern China Alumni Network (ECAN), NUS Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Shanghai Alumni Club and NUS Faculty of Law Shanghai Alumni Club got together for a year-end gathering at Shanghai Greenland Marriott Hotel on December 14, 2013.
Biz Sch News   14 January 2014
Getting to Know: Alan Chua
In our ‘Getting To Know’ Series, we regularly feature staff, students, and other community members of NUS Business School, who make us who we are – you know, the ordinary people who make an extraordinary difference to our culture.  He is the quintessential marketing pro – enthusiastic, personable, pleasant to talk…
Biz Alumni   14 January 2014
Running for a Cause
More than 1,000 runners came together to raise S$130,000 in donations and participate in an event showcasing camaraderie, sportsmanship and generosity, at the fourth annual NUS Bizad Charity Run, held on January 11, 2014. The Event: A major annual event to kick-off a new year, NUS Bizad Charity Run brought the…
NUS BBA   10 January 2014
The 7 Highlights of a Highly Successful Trip
One of the big perks of studying in a big university is the number of overseas study trips during your undergraduate student life. I was recently a part of one such trip – the NUS Business STEER trip to Brazil. NUS STEER (Study Trips for Engagement and EnRichment) is an…
Biz Alumni   02 January 2014
NUS alumnus to lead China-based EMBA Sports Alliance again
Zhang Runbin, an alumnus of our Asia Pacific Executive MBA (Chinese) programme has been reelected as Chairman of the EMBA Outdoor Sports Alliance at its annual summit held at the CEIBS Beijing campus on December 15, 2013.  He was the Chairman of the Alliance for 2013 as well. The EMBA Outdoor Sports…