Biz Sch News   01 December 2017
NUS tops rankings in Asia again
Times Higher Education (THE) ranked NUS as the best university in Asia again! We were Numero Uno in 2016 and again this year. Not only that – at the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings by subject, Business and Economics were among the top 20 subject areas ranked for NUS at…
Biz Alumni   27 November 2017
EMBA alumni conquering Lop Nor desert in 10 days
Two Executive MBA (Chinese) alumni spent 10 days instead of the planned six days, navigating through the tough terrains of Xinjiang’s Lop Nor. With the original route of 3,500KM, it stretched to become over 5,000KM with multiple backtracking that resulted in almost twice the amount of time taken to complete…
Biz Sch News   24 November 2017
Many ‘firsts’ for Queen’s University at the NUS-SP Group Case Competition
The inaugural NUS-SP Group Case Competition concluded 8 September, with Queen’s University coming in first for the International segment and NUS Business School undergraduates clinching the champion trophy for the National segment. Charmaine Arellano-Chua, team leader of the Queen’s University team speaks to us about their journey to Singapore and…
Biz Sch News   20 November 2017
Shaping the future in Fintech
Faculty and staff from NUS Business School and School of Computing spent an exciting week at the Singapore Fintech Festival, one of the largest such gatherings in the world. Held at the Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre from 13-17 November, the festival brought together start-ups, tech companies, investors, big…
Biz Alumni   07 November 2017
Alumni Homecoming Reunion Dinner 2017: Young alumni share their entrepreneurial journey
The Alumni Homecoming Reunion Dinner 2017 was recently held at NUSS Kent Ridge Guild House on 3 November 2017. The event was attended by more than 200 alumni, faculty, staff and students.
Biz Sch News   06 November 2017
Leadership Dialogue Series with Professor Tan Chorh Chuan
In our latest Leadership Dialogue Series talk, Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President of National University of Singapore, gave his insights into leadership and shared his personal lessons to alumni, students, faculty and industry professionals.
Biz Sch News   04 November 2017
Awarded for excellence in adult education
Professor Christopher Chia has been appointed Adult Education Fellow (AEF) by SkillsFuture Singapore, its highest award for professionals who set the benchmark for quality and excellence in adult education. Professor Chia was among five individuals that made up the first ever recipients of the AEF award which was presented at…
Biz Sch News   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…
Biz Sch News   25 October 2017
Unconventional mentoring methods at The Way To Success programme
Final year Lu Chang shares some key learnings at the recent The Way To Success (TWTS) programme, where he got a chance to get up close and personal with Speaker of Parliament Mr Tan Chuan Jin. Organised by CEO Global, this programme provides cross-cultural student leadership development where students are exposed…
Biz Sch News   24 October 2017
Leadership Dialogue Series with Nikhil Srinivasan of Oxford University
In a recent Leadership Dialogue Series (LDS) talk, Mr Nikhil Srinivasan, the former Group Chief Investment Officer of Generali and Allianz, two of Europe’s top insurers, and currently the Visiting Fellow at Oxford University Centre of Corporate Reputation, shared his thoughts on the mistakes he had made and the lessons…