2018   12 February 2018
NUS Business School teams clinch first and second spot at Oliver Wyman Case Competition
BBA teams Team Owl Consulting and Team Primus were awarded champions and runners-up respectively at the Oliver Wyman Case Challenge. Held in Singapore, the case competition was organised by SMU and had 129 participating teams from local universities. The business case is a med-tech spinoff from a healthcare conglomerate that…
2018   30 January 2018
Healthier and cashless bubble tea at UTown
NUS Executive MBA (Chinese) (Class of 2014) alumnus Kang Puay Seng has opened his fourth Gong Cha outlet at UTown on 25 January. The branch is focused on offering a range of healthier drinks and going completely cashless – a move that keeps his business abreast of customer trends, said…
2018   30 January 2018
Paying it forward: Undergraduate Scholarship and Bursary Awards Appreciation Dinner
The Undergraduate Scholarship and Bursary Awards Appreciation Dinner was held on 26 January at the NUSS Kent Ridge Guild House. More than 180 donors, students, staff and faculty attended the annual event.
2018   29 January 2018
NUS MBA in top 20 of FT rankings
NUS Business School’s MBA programme has ranked 18th in the Financial Times (FT) Global MBA rankings for 2018, up eight places from 2017. The ranking is the highest for the School’s MBA programme since we first participated in 2006 and places us among the top 20 MBAs in the world.…
2018   25 January 2018
Schneider Electric Exclusive Day at NUS Business School
What are the career opportunities available for business students in a technology firm like Schneider Electric? There are plenty, said NUS Business School BBA alumni (BBA 1992) Tommy Leong, who is the Zone President, East Asia & Japan at Schneider Electric. One would expect the usual graduate with engineering or…
2018   19 January 2018
Promoting Singapore’s top 50 SMEs
The Enterprise 50 (E50) Awards, first established in 1995, recognises top local privately-held companies which have contributed to the economic development of Singapore and beyond. Organised by The Business Times and KPMG, the award is supported by various government agencies, and sponsored by OCBC Bank.
2017   17 November 2017
A proposal to upgrade healthcare porters
Students from MNO4314 Consulting to Management module had the opportunity to work with consulting giants McKinsey to identify and recommend industry verticals to be “future-ready”. Guided by their lecturer Dr Andreas Rasharo, the students were tasked to identify industry verticals in Singapore that has not been earmarked by the Ministry…
2017   01 November 2017
Leadership Dialogue Series with Professor Robert C. Merton
The Leadership Dialogue Series (LDS) is a platform for senior industry figures share their perspectives and experiences with students as part of their holistic learning experience. For this edition, we invited Nobel laureate Professor Robert C. Merton, a Distinguished Professor of Finance at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard…
2017   23 October 2017
NUS BBA teams fly high at the SMU Tax Case Challenge
Congratulations to our accounting students for making the school proud at the SMU Tax Case Challenge. Teams Taxus and iPhone Tax clinched the first runners-up and second runners-up spots respectively in the Tax Case Challenge category, while Team Group Relief became first runners-up in the Tax Associate category. Other teams…
2017   20 October 2017
Global Network Week: Discovering Singapore Airlines
On the third day of Global Network Week, we welcomed Nicholas Ionides, Divisional Vice President Public Affairs of Singapore Airlines who spoke about the company, introducing its history, organisational structure and corporate strategy.