Biz Alumni   05 February 2015
Brewing a Silent Revolution
Sometimes it takes losing everything to grow and discover yourself. NUS BBA alumna Anthea Ong‘s story is one such take on triumphing over adversity. After her graduation in 1990, Anthea built a successful career, got married and even embarked on an entrepreneurial venture in education technology and consulting.  She made…
Biz Sch News   02 February 2015
What Makes A Successful Leader In Asia?
“Managing businesses in Asia  – The Leadership Qualities Required to Succeed” was the topic of this year’s first Leadership Dialogue Series. Businesses in Asia face monumental obstacles – operational challenges in cross cultural traits, complex employment conditions and fickle consumers, among others – in their quest for profitability.
NUS BBA   30 December 2014
Outstanding Achievement Award for Undergrads
The Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) is to sponsor an Outstanding Achievement Award for NUS Business School undergraduates. Auditor-General Willie Tan and Dean Professor Bernard Yeung signed a Memorandum of Understanding on December 10, 2014, which will offer award recipients the opportunity of an internship with the AGO. The award will be given to…
Biz Sch News   03 December 2014
Making a Difference with the Gift of Hope
A gift of hope goes a long way towards helping to keep a dream alive. For the recipients of the NUS Business School Undergraduate Scholarship and Bursary Award 2014, it has definitely made a positive difference. BBA undergraduate Heng Lijin (pictured above) used to give tuition two to three times…
NUS BBA   20 November 2014
Learning the Art of Philanthropy
29 BBA students recently saw their hard work come to fruition during The Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy’s (ACSEP) “Learning by Giving at NUS” event. As part of a course, “Measuring Success in Philanthropy and Impact Investing,” the students had to identify the most donation-worthy charities in Singapore…
NUS BBA   19 November 2014
NUS Team on Exchange Wins McCombs Case Competition
Congratulations to our BBA team for clinching the top prize in the McCombs Fall Case Competition, the most prestigious case competition event held by the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin.  The annual competition gives students an opportunity to showcase their business talents by helping to solve…
Biz Alumni   13 November 2014
BBA Couple Pays It Forward
For Mr Foo and Ms Tan, their romantic partnership began more than 20 years ago on campus when they were studying for their BBA. This year, as they celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary, they decided to commemorate their courtship days by making a gift to the NUS Campus Couples Bursary…
NUS BBA   05 November 2014
BBA Team Does The Biz School Proud at Citi International Case Competition
  “The key to unlocking the potential of the future,” said Jerome Tan in his opening salvo that led the NUS team to 1st runner up position at the Citi International Case Competition organized by Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. The NUS team wowed the judges with their…
NUS BBA   30 October 2014
Setting Up The Perfect Career Match
Almost 50 BBA and Accountancy students had the opportunity to meet and network with 20 representatives from six accounting firms at the Accountancy Career Evening held at the Shaw Foundation Alumni House on 28 October. Organised by the School’s Career Services team, in collaboration with Spring Singapore for the second…
NUS BBA   19 September 2014
Undergrad’s Start-up Clinches Global Award
Novelsys, an NUS Enterprise start-up co-founded by our undergrad Kenneth Lou has clinched the 2014 Global Talentrepreneur innovation & Collaboration (GlobalTiC) Award held in Taiwan. Four NUS students took a year off their studies to start Novelsys earlier this year. Their star invention Ampere, the world’s first wireless charging sleeve…