Biz Alumni   20 July 2018
Commencement 2018: Embracing the spirit of learning
More than 900 students from the Doctorate, Masters and Bachelor cohorts graduated from NUS Business School on 18 July 2018. The Commencement ceremony’s guest speakers and valedictorians share a common message to the Class of 2018 – embrace a spirit of lifelong learning. The graduating students are starting on a…
Biz Alumni   09 July 2018
Caring for the disadvantaged in Kenya
Accounting alum Gabriel Teo (class of 1988) was all set for a professional career until a trip to Kenya changed everything. After graduating in 1988, Gabriel visited his brother in Kenya, who was there for a church mission. The visit was an eye-opening one.  Things he had taken for granted…
NUS BBA   02 May 2018
BBA team clinch fourth at Belgrade Business International Case Competition
NUS BBA Team NUS came in fourth at the Belgrade Business International Case Competition (BBICC) held in Belgrade, Serbia. Organised by the University of Belgrade, the event had 20 international schools from North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia, taking part. The format of the competition featured two 5-hour cases…
NUS BBA   01 May 2018
Students winning with data analytics
The Department of Analytics & Operations (DAO) recently held an end-of-semester showcase of the Poster Competition for NUS BBA year 3 and year 4 taking related modules. 16 teams participated in the competition to present recommendations or solutions to real business challenges. The department’s Associate Professor Jussi Keppo, Assistant Professor Hu…
NUS BBA   09 April 2018
BBA students clinch third at Sauder Summit Global Case Competition in Vancouver
NUS BBA Team Zedd Consulting was awarded second runners-up at the Sauder Summit Global Case Competition held in Vancouver, Canada. The case competition was organised by Sauder School of Business and had participating teams from 12 business schools from across the world including Australia, China, Denmark, and the US. The…
Biz Alumni   06 April 2018
A career in advertising and communications
NUS BBA graduate Simran Gill (Class of 2013) is currently a Strategy Manager at advertising giant Dentsu Singapore. Her sense of independence and willingness to explore landed her in an industry that not many NUS Business School graduates tend to venture into. She shares her career journey and why her…
NUS BBA   05 April 2018
Team Horizon Consulting makes a bull run in Spain
It was an exciting week for Team Horizon Consulting as its members NUS BBA students Peggy Deng, Devin Nathanael, Janel Ong and Nigel Toe, clinched third at the University of Navarra International Case Competition 2018 held in Pamplona, Spain from 11 to 16 March. Teammates Devin and Janel look back…
NUS BBA   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…
Biz Alumni   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…
Biz Sch News   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.