NUS MBA   21 March 2014
Team NUS Selects A “FuerteVentura” at VCIC East Asia Round
The following is a guest post by our NUS MBA student, Neil Mehta, who was among the first runners-up team of NUS MBA students participating in the East Asia round of the Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC) organised by Nanyang Business School. The first thing about any business case competition is…
Executive MBA   20 March 2014
Latest talk on ‘Chindia Rising’
To succeed in two of the fastest growing economies of the world, China and India, companies need to think local and act global, instead of vice versa, according to the best-selling author, thought leader and a renowned expert on ‘Chindia’, Dr Jagdish Sheth.
Biz Alumni   20 March 2014
Networking on the Green
For 20 alumni from the Eastern China Alumni Network (ECAN) Golf Club and their families, the first get-together for 2014 was naturally another opportunity for the golf enthusiasts to brush up on their technique for the game. They met at the Shanghai Golf Training Center to learn from professional coaches, and swap…
Executive MBA   11 March 2014
Three schools, three cities, one experience
NUS Business School has renewed its commitment to its S3 Asia MBA programme, conducted in partnership with Fudan University School of Management and Korea University Business School. The deans of all three business schools signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a ceremony at Korea University Business School at the…
Executive MBA (Chinese)   10 March 2014
China alumni reading club kicks off first session of year
Twenty members of the NUS Eastern China Alumni Network (ECAN) Reading Club kicked off the first reading club session of the year with a discussion of marketing firm founder and author Jack Trout’s newest book. The March 8 meeting in Shanghai saw alumni come together to share perspectives on In Search…
NUS MBA   24 February 2014
Blue-chip MBA teams compete to deliver best returns
NUS MBA students Abhishek Khandelwal, Nilendra Weerasinghe and Jiang Mingzhi have been crowned grand champions at the NUS Asian MBA Stock Pitch Competition 2014, beating eight other teams from some of Asia’s best business schools.
Executive MBA   07 February 2014
Learning Beyond Classroom
Benjamin Franklin said, “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” This teaching philosophy has inspired one of the School’s core initiatives: the NUS MBA Management Practicum. Part of the NUS MBA programme, the Management Practicum (MP) is one of the key initiatives…
Executive MBA   05 February 2014
China’s Economic Transformation: The Past, Present & Future
Sharing insights about the economic transformation of China, Dr Xiang Bing, founding Dean of Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, reflected on how China has become a global, economic powerhouse and what could hamper its future growth.  “China has surpassed Japan, then Germany and, most recently, the US as the…
NUS MBA   05 February 2014
“We’re really excited!”: Graduate Office on the latest FT Rankings
Rankings are synonymous with business education. Whether you’re working or studying in a business school, rankings inadvertently become part of the B-school experience as it’s probably the closest we can get to a quantifiable measurement on quality education. That’s why we celebrate the latest findings in the Financial Times Global MBA…
Biz Sch News   23 January 2014
“This is the Century of Asia”: William H. Strong, Morgan Stanley
The Asia-Pacific has weathered the storm of global financial crisis of 2008 well, and with almost half of the world’s total GDP expected to come from the region by 2040, this century is poised to be the century of Asia, according to William H. Strong, Co-CEO, Asia-Pacific, Morgan Stanley. He was speaking…