NUS BBA   29 October 2015
A visit to Unilever Singapore
Associate Professor Ang Swee Hoon led 19 students from her Principles of Marketing class to Unilever’s regional office in Singapore. Business School alumni, Minh Nguyen, Sherlyn Loh, Kwek Li Jun, and Queenie Ou, showed them around. We found out first-hand that it is never a regular office day at Unilever…
NUS BBA   29 October 2015
Justin Liu strikes gold: at sea and at school
Our heartiest congratulations to Justin Liu, our third-year business and economics student. Together with teammate Denise Lim, they clinched gold at the Nacra 17 event at the Qingdao leg of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup. They are the first Singaporeans to win at a World Cup event in…
Biz Sch News   28 October 2015
We are top destination for biz students in Far East Asia
This ranking was based on a survey of 1,000 business schools from 154 countries. As an indication of the strong international reputation enjoyed by NUS Business School, we retained Eduniversal’s maximum rating of five Palmes for the eighth year running. The Deans’ vote, whereby school directors and deans select which institutions…
NUS BBA   23 October 2015
The surprise team of the competition
Students Shaun Lum, Tan Jing Jie, Choi Fong Wa (all BBA year 3) and Ahamed Marzouq (BBA year 2) made the School proud by beating off 82 other teams from the UK, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Singapore to reach the grand finals of the ASEAN-China Case Competition on…
NUS BBA   23 October 2015
A visit to Google Singapore
Office designers working for Google have an interesting design consideration — Google employees should not be no more than 45 metres away from food.
NUS BBA   23 October 2015
A visit to Porsche Centre Singapore
Led by Associate Professor Ang Swee Hoon, 12 students from the Principles of Marketing class visited Porsche Centre earlier this month to find out more about the German sports car maker’s marketing strategy.
Biz Sch News   21 October 2015
Annual Fung Scholars Leadership Conference held in Singapore, and NUS Business School, for first time
Held since 2008, this annual conference brings together Fung Scholars and Fellows from 27 universities in Hong Kong and China, Singapore, USA, UK, Switzerland, Canada and Bangladesh, to discuss the pressing issues of the day. The theme for this year’s Conference, “Leadership in the Service Era”, is in response to…
Biz Sch News   21 October 2015
Singapore don wins Entrepreneur for the World award at World Entrepreneurship Forum 2015
Congratulations to Professor Wong Poh Kam, Professor of Strategy & Policy, and Director of the NUS Entrepreneurship Centre, on winning the World Entrepreneurship Forum’s (WEnF) Entrepreneur for the World Award (Educator Category). The award is conferred on exceptional entrepreneurs annually for their impact on society and their capacity to change…
NUS BBA   21 October 2015
A case study comes alive
Students of Associate Professor (Strategy and Policy) Marleen Dieleman’s class got a chance to get up close with a CEO when Henri Honoris, CEO of PT Modern Internasional, the franchise owner of 7-Eleven Indonesia, was invited to speak in her class. While introducing the 7-Eleven franchise to Indonesia in 2009,…
Biz Sch News   19 October 2015
CGIO partners with ASEAN CSR Network for key study on sustainability reporting
The Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) is joining forces with the ASEAN CSR Network to undertake a study on sustainability reporting in Singapore. This research project is especially relevant given that Singapore Exchange (SGX) hopes to get companies to ‘comply or explain’ when it publishes its guidelines on…