Biz Sch News   31 March 2016
CGIO presents update on its Sustainability Reporting project
Legislative action drives up sustainability reporting. The positive impact by regulatory action becomes more obvious when there are higher levels of disclosure in indicators that require mandatory reporting, according to the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO). This result was presented in a recent session where CGIO gave an…
Biz Alumni   31 March 2016
Alumni Quek Siu Rui and Chan Yiwen make it to the “Forbes 30 Under 30” list
It was an illustrious list, a coming-of-age list: We congratulate Alumni Quek Siu Rui (BBA 2012) and Chan Yiwen (BBA 2014) on being included in the “Forbes 30 under 30” Asia list. The list highlights 300 of the top young leaders, entrepreneurs and influential figures from 10 different sectors in Asia. Well…
NUS BBA   31 March 2016
NUS’ inaugural batch of SQP Chartered Accountants fly our flag high while BAC (2013) Valedictorian Sebastian Widodo wins “Top QP Candidate” award
Congratulations to BAC students Han Xiaoming (Year 4 Hons), Jin Wan Xin, Phoon Tzin Wai and Joseph Soh Shi Yang (all Year 3 Hons) who received the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) Scholarship at the recent ISCA Awards. The ISCA Scholarship is awarded to students who have outstanding academic…
NUS BBA   21 March 2016
Year Fours win Copenhagen Business School Case Competition
Year Fours – Team Leader Ivan Ho (BBA Hons), Mabelyn Tan (BAC Hons), Goh Hui Han (BBA Hons) and Douglas Eu (Hons) – were champs at the CBS Case Competition organised by Copenhagen Business School. They were accompanied by Associate Prof Lau Geok Theng.  Click here to relive the joy as…
NUS BBA   21 March 2016
Year Threes do well in regional Investment Analysis Paper competition
Congrats to our Year 3 BBA Hons students – Jerome Chan Ker Liang, Reuben Cheng Qian Wen and Terence Ng Zi Qian – on emerging 2nd Runners-Up for the Investment Analysis Paper competition. The 15th Indonesia Capital Market Student Studies (15th ICMSS),  organised by the Faculty of Economics at Universitas Indonesia,…
NUS BBA   21 March 2016
Year Fours win joint third place at Ivey Scotiabank International Case Competition
Congrats to our students Sean Ling Wei Tsi, Kristel Tey Hui Shi, Ng Wei Jian and Poon Jun Boon – all BBA Honours Year 4 – who placed 3rd at the case competition organized by Ivey Business School of the University of Western Ontario.  They were joint winners with Northeastern…
NUS BBA   21 March 2016
Bringing the Classroom Outside In
Classes where professors hold court and engage in one-way information flow is becoming passe. Today, progressive education engage in “experiential learning”. Assoc Prof Lau Geok Theng of Marketing says students should participate more actively in such programmes: “Employers are now looking at work experience in resumes, not just academic results.…
NUS BBA   18 March 2016
NUS Team wins Venture Capital Competition in Vancouver
Congrats to Albert Ho (BBA Hons Year 3) and Ng Kian Siang (BAC Year 3) whose team won at the Pacific Venture Capital Competition 2016. Organised by the University of British Columbia and currently in its fourth year, the competition challenges undergraduate students who are interested in venture capital and…
NUS BBA   08 March 2016
NUS Business School’s Joel Goh voted “Best Male Speaker” at John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition
Congratulations to our students Joel Goh (BBA Hons Year 4), Fabian Kho (BBA Hons Year 4), Phyllis Ng (BAC Hons Year 4) and Tan Wei Han (BBA Hons Year 3) who won second place at the John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition (JMUCC). In addition, Joel was voted Best Male Speaker.…
Biz Sch News   07 March 2016
Business School Dinner Talk: Asia in the post QE G2 era
Some 30 distinguished policy makers, business leaders, as well as friends and faculty of the School got together to deliberate the current issues afflicting the regional economies due to the global economic instability; and generated many new perspectives on what could be done to ride out the challenges ahead. Panellists…