2016   05 April 2016
The car park whisperer
In space-constrained Singapore where the ratio of cars to citizens is roughly 1 to 10, finding parking lots can be a time-consuming exercise for motorists who have to spend time searching for available spaces or queuing outside car park entrances. But Neil Mehta (MBA 2015) believes his SurePark parking platform…
Career Tips   04 April 2016
Connecting with the best at the MBA World Summit 2016
Eight months at the NUS Business School have been action packed! I have met the most talented people, experienced the fast pace of global business and created memories of a lifetime. One of the most defining experiences so far has been representing NUS Business School at the MBA World Summit…
2015   05 October 2015
Learning about doing business in a frontier market
  “It’s a trip that is only possible due to the NUS MBA’s prestigious reputation around the world,” says Sean Bellamy who was part of a 14-member group from NUS Business School which visited Myanmar in September 2015 as part of the Myanmar Global Immersion Programme. Sean, who is also…
2015   01 October 2015
Expand your horizons through exchange programmes
Full-time MBA student Jose Antonio Borrero is finding that going on exchange programmes overseas brings major benefits. Last month, he took part in an entrepreneurship course at the Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) and found the time spent there to be a precious experience. The MBA programme offers some 17…
2015   27 August 2015
Farming start-up brings innovation to rural China
An innovative agricultural business formed by six NUS EMBA alumni in southwest China aims to change the face of Chinese farming and improve the lives of rural communities. The company, Vicfarm Manufacture Association (VMA), was founded by a group of businessmen who studied in the APEX-C MBA programme. Although they…
MBA   06 August 2015
NUS MBA kicks off with Orientation; students from as far afield as Peru taking part
Some 181 students, both full-time and part-time, representing some 20 nationalities make up this year’s MBA intake – a rich diversity of nationalities and backgrounds. Adding to this global mix are Azerbaijani Anar Rahbarli and Peruvian Joao Nunez, making it the first time that countries of Azerbaijan and Peru are…
2015   24 July 2015
Partnering MetLife to transform the insurance industry
Imagine an insurance company branching out to new business areas such as wellness, wealth, and retirement. This is what the world’s second largest insurer MetLife is looking to achieve with its self-styled disruptive innovation centre called LumenLab. A long-time partner and sponsor of the NUS Business School, MetLife unveiled the…
2015   22 June 2015
Taking on the Gobi Desert
Singaporean Kelvin Wong is the first-ever Asia Pacific Executive MBA (English) representative to fly our national colours across the finishing line at the Gobi Desert Challenge. He is also the first Singaporean among the participating EMBA schools to complete the 112 km race across the desert.
2015   21 May 2015
NUS Business School takes on the Gobi Desert Challenge
What does NUS Business School have in common with a Buddhist Monk? The answer? An insatiable thirst for knowledge; the determination to walk the talk; the will to overcome all obstacles to attain their goal; and a shared journey trekking across the Gobi Desert. It was at Mo-Kia-Yen Gobi Desert…
2015   10 March 2015
Diversity Makes a Positive Difference
A recent study on diversity in Asia Pacific boardrooms established that companies that have at least 10 per cent of their board seats held by women perform better financially.
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