2016   07 November 2016
Learning to make a difference
A small delegation of 10 undergraduate students from an accounting theory class recently went on an expedition to Pekanbaru, Indonesia to learn more about the environmental and social impact of haze in the region. Aimed at integrating theory with practice, the trip took a macro-view on environmental accountability and corporate…
2016   17 October 2016
NUS Business School delivers strong performance in global Financial Times Executive MBA rankings
We are delighted about the recent strong performance of our executive MBA programmes in the latest Financial Times rankings. Our Asia-Pacific Executive (APEX) MBA  programme ranks 17th globally, moving up eight spots in the latest Financial Times (FT) Executive MBA rankings. The School’s double-degree Executive MBA programme with the University of…
2016   06 October 2016
Capturing the beauty of life
An NUS Business School alumnus and donor, a former politician, a public servant, businessman, poet, photographer, artist, travel enthusiast, lyricist and a writer – Mr Peh Chin Hua is truly a man of many pursuits. His artistic and philanthropic passions converged beautifully at the recent launch of his new book,…
2016   29 September 2016
Adjunct Professor Virginia Cha invited to the World Economic Forum
We are proud to announce that Adjunct Professor Virginia Cha has been invited to become a member of the Network of the Global Future Council on Platforms and Systems, an invitation-only knowledge network that serves as a forward-looking brain trust to the World Economic Forum (WEF), for the 2016-2018 term. This…
2016   27 September 2016
NUS and Tanoto Foundation came together to strengthen regional social sector
 NUS students worked together with top ASEAN social enterprises, to compete for prizes amounting to S$75,000 for the inaugural Crossing the Chasm Challenge held on 16 September 2016.  The inaugural event focused on students working with industry mentors to help social enterprises helping to end poverty devise marketing plans and…
2016   26 September 2016
Minister Ong Ye Kung pays a visit
The School recently welcomed Mr Ong Ye Kung, Acting Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) & Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Defence, on 13 September, 2016 for a dialogue with faculty members and students, as well as a tour of the School’s facilities.
2016   26 September 2016
Professor Michael Frese honoured for lifelong contribution to the field of psychology
Congratulations to Professor Michael Frese, Provost’s Chair and Head of Management and Organisation, for receiving the Distinguished Career Contributions Award by the Leipzig Congress of the German Psychological Society. Presented at the 50th anniversary celebrations of the German Psychological Society on Sept 18-22 in Leipzig, Germany, Michael was awarded the honour…
2016   14 September 2016
MSBA students win ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge
Congratulations our Masters in Business Analytics students Lyu Peijin, Xu Yuwen, Wang Yi, Wang Ji, Sylvia Liaw, Anna Ang and Chen Xiang (Team Finnovation) for winning the ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge.
2016   05 September 2016
Undergrads clinch national championship in UOB-NUS Case Competition
Congratulations to our undergraduates who emerged champions in the national category of this year’s United Overseas Bank-National University of Singapore (UOB-NUS) Case Competition after impressing an independent panel of experts in several grueling rounds. Organised by NUS Business School’s undergraduates at the NUS Case Consulting Group, the annual event held…
2016   01 September 2016
When research makes a global impact
When Associate Professor Audrey Chia embarked on a study of how social entrepreneurship can make an impact in healthcare, little did she realise that her paper will start a global conversation. Collaborating with Associate Professor Lim Yee Wei from the NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, she co-authored…