Fellows MBA – Orientation

Article written by Venkatsubrmaniam Wuppuluru, Class of 2017 11th July 2016 – First day of Nanyang Fellows MBA program. Personally, for someone who is going back to school after 9 long years, there were mixed emotions. There were some, in our cohort, who were coming back to school after 25 long years. A lot depended on the orientation week, which I believed would ultimately set the tone for the rest…

Clean water – Not a commodity, but a luxury

By Chan Min Li and Garima Singhal – Nanyang MBA 2016/2017 In December 2016, our Nanyang MBA candidates, Min and Garima, had the opportunity to volunteer with Conjunct Consulting to work on a programme evaluation study for Lien AID. Conjunct Consulting is Southeast Asia’s first social change consulting organisation; providing pro-bono consulting to strengthen social good organisations in Singapore.  The project sponsor, Lien AID, is an international non-profit organisation, which…

Work hard, play hard @ Overseas BSM, Tokyo

Written by Cassandra Lee and Fu Sing Tan Research has shown that those who work hard, play hard too, and that’s the lifestyle of the current MBA cohort at NBS. Let’s talk about the “work” part first. Nanyang MBA 2016-17 programme includes a “Business Study Mission”, where we could opt to join an overseas trip (for our cohort, it is to Japan), where we visited 8 companies in Tokyo in…

John Molson MBA case competition 2017

Article written by Zeeshan Ashraf. It was a privilege to represent Nanyang Business School at John Molson MBA case competition. The intense 5 days long competition kept us on our toes and we left the competition with a steep learning curve. The experience is a major highlight of our MBA experience at Nanyang Business school and we feel it important to share our learnings and experiences with our MBA cohort.…

The last lap of the MSc Accountancy race

Article written by Qiu Shenghuang After going through the intensive MSc Accountancy programme, I would like to share my own studying experience about one of the important modules. In the very last trimester, the module Accounting Analysis and Equity Valuation was conducted by Professor Patricia Tan and Professor Kevin Koh. Personally, I found this module to be very holistic in terms of knowledge, it is very applicable as well as useful…

The MSc Accountancy journey in NBS

Article written by R.Shweta MSc Accountancy Class of 2017 The saying ‘time flies’, really does hold true. It feels like just yesterday that I was accepted into the MSc Accountancy programme at NBS and attended the welcome tea. I was excited yet nervous at leaving behind my old job and life and embarking on a new journey in my career. I recall the fun-filled orientation session that had planned for…

Life in a week of Fellows MBA

Article written by Venkatsubrmaniam Wuppuluru Nanyang Fellows MBA  College life is FUN! But then, how is life for a Fellows MBA student, studying at Nanyang Business School? Read on to find out, how a typical week looks like for a Fellows MBA student. Mondays: We usually have one class, in the mornings between 9:30 am and 12:45pm. However, Trimester 2 (T-2) was an unusual case, where we had regular full…

Life of a MSc Accountancy student

Article by Han Jaewon MSc Accountancy Class of 2017  It was February last year when I landed on Singapore soil and I was very excited to start a new adventure ahead of me. At that time, I was still in the 20s and was making a grand plan for the new life here in NTU. Now, one year literally flew and I am 30 years old and looking back at what…

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Nanyang Fellows Business Study Mission 2016

Article written by Venkatsubrmaniam Wuppuluru  Nanyang Fellows MBA, Class of 2017  Barcelona, Spain, was chosen as the location for Business Study Mission (BSM) trip for Nanyang Fellows MBA 2016-17 cohort. The school makes it a point to ensure that BSM is NOT all work and no play. The objective of the BSM is to provide the students with a comprehensive platform to understand the economy of the country, understand their…

Insights into the social life at NBS – “Thanks to Trump!!”

Introduction of our Beer, Wine and Liquor Appreciation Co-chairs, Oliver Milius and Harrison Moore, Nanyang MBA 2016/2017: Oliver and I are the co-chairs of the “fun” group Beer, wine, and Liquor Appreciation club. Naturally we like to drink and we tend to organise more relaxed events, but with this initiative we decided to get our cohort talking, as during your MBA, and it is an intense period, we realised we…