NUS MBA   06 March 2019
NUS MBA Global Immersion Programme 2019 to London
During the semester’s recess week, 20 NUS MBA students flew to London for the Global Immersion Programme (GIP) 2019. These student-led overseas study trips are organised every semester to provide a unique platform for students to garner international experience and learn best practices in the corporate, entrepreneurial and government spheres of the…
NUS MBA   31 January 2019
NUS MBA Conclave 2019
Recently, the inaugural NUS MBA Conclave 2019 brought together 12 speakers to hear multifaceted perspectives of both male and female leaders who are doing their bit in bridging the gender gap in the business space. Organised by the NUS MBA Student Council – Women in Business Club, led by Shikha Malhotra,…
Biz Alumni   21 January 2019
Driven by curiosity
Dr. Navid Asgari sat with us to recount his days at the NUS Business School’s PhD programme. After graduation in 2014, he joined the Strategy and Statistics Area of the Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University, New York City, as an assistant professor. How did you realise that studying for a PhD…
NUS PhD   09 January 2019
Life as a researcher: Being curious and finding solutions
Being a researcher in NUS Business School offers an unique opportunity to find solutions that will have an impact on the business landscape, according to PhD students Shanshan Huang and Tan Xiang Yan Noriko. Winners of the best paper award at the recent PhD Research Day 2018, Shanshan and Noriko…
Biz Alumni   09 January 2019
Landing a dream job through business analytics
When Tang Han first applied for the NUS Masters of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) programme, she had no relevant experience and was armed only with a strong interest in big data and machine learning. A career path in business analytics may seem like an exclusive one tailored to computing…
Biz Sch News   20 November 2018
An opportunity of a lifetime
Having traversed the globe to broaden their understanding about global business, the last thing NUS MBA students Marcus Donovan and Matthew Peter Bassett expected was an opportunity to meet their Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, in Singapore. Hailing from Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver, British Columbia respectively, Canadians Marcus…
NUS MBA   31 October 2018
An intimate dialogue with Mr Merle Hinrich of the Hinrich Foundation
The NUS MBA Entrepreneurship Club kickstarted their first event in October, featuring Mr Merle Hinrich, Founder and Chairman of the Hinrich Foundation. He founded his company in 1970 with the firm conviction that free and mutually beneficial trade between East and West would help drive global economic prosperity. Organised by the…
Biz Alumni   22 October 2018
Grads partner up on logistics venture
Halfway through his NUS Executive MBA programme, Lee Sung Ho took an active interest in his classmate’s business – literally. Lee decided to invest in Benjamin Koh’s logistics service provider company. From that point forward, Lee and Koh worked in real time to directly apply knowledge from their course work…
Biz Alumni   11 October 2018
Broaden your horizons
Pursuing further studies can often be nerve wrecking, but for Vincent Lee Jun Sheng, a full-time student of NUS Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) programme, it has been a transformative experience. After graduating with a degree in mechanical engineering, he worked as a Product Support Engineer at OSIsoft,…
Biz Alumni   24 September 2018
Experience Asia from Singapore
Some 25 students from the Master of Science (MSc) in Management and CEMS programme recently visited Telenor Asia’s headquarters in Singapore to find out more about the Norwegian telecommunications company’s operations and strategy for the region. Telenor’s Asian operations include Malaysia and Myanmar. Singapore, as an important hub for the…