Press Release


Corporate governance disclosures at all-time high for Singapore-listed companies

01 Aug 2017

New unified framework sees Singtel topping the Singapore Governance and Transparency Index’s General Category, while CapitaLand Mall Trust takes the lead for the inaugural Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) and Business Trust Category

Pearson India and NUS Business School launch exclusive blended executive education business program for India

26 Jul 2017

Partnering for the first time, Indian arm of Pearson, the world's learning company and the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School today announced the launch of the Emerging Leaders Management Acceleration Program (ELMAP), a blended executive program for young business professionals in India.

The NUS MBA to offer new specialisation to spur innovation and entrepreneurship

28 Jun 2017

The National University of Singapore Business School’s Master of Business Administration (The NUS MBA) programme will be launching a new Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I&E) specialisation in the upcoming academic year beginning in August 2017.

Charities on the road to more robust risk management

06 Jun 2017

Over half (50.9 percent) of Charities and Institutions of a Public Character (IPCs) in Singapore surveyed do not have a formally defined policy or approach to managing risk, or are unsure if such a policy exists.

NUS Business School study: Overcoming board diversity could start with a game of golf

25 May 2017

Studying the role of social capital through golf games, NUS Business School and the Department of Real Estate at the NUS School of Design and Environment found that social networks often operate on gender lines, suggesting that women who participate in male-dominated social activities such as golf, are more accepted on predominantly male corporate boards.

Financial Times ranks The NUS MBA 22nd in the world for finance

02 May 2017

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School's Master of Business Administration (The NUS MBA) programme has been ranked 22nd in the Financial Times’ (FT) inaugural Top MBAs For Finance 2017 ranking.

NUS Business School study: Why copycats of luxury brands are usually high in resemblance but low in quality

24 Apr 2017

Copycat alternatives to expensive luxury goods are usually high in resemblance but low in quality when compared to genuine brands, an NUS Business School study explains.

NUS Business School study: Joking with employees might lead to bad behaviour

13 Apr 2017

Employees engaging in increasingly deviant behaviours could be a result of a leader’s jokes, an NUS Business School study has found. The study led by Assistant Professor Sam Yam from the Department of Management & Organisation showed the impact of a leader’s jokes on the behaviours and actions of his or her employees.

NUS Business School students’ learning journey analyse the societal impact of transboundary haze

07 Apr 2017

An Accounting professor led 10 National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School undergraduate students undertaking a third-year Accounting Theory module on a field study trip to visit a Musim Mas palm oil plantation, Sorek estate, in Pekanbaru, Indonesia.

NUS Business School teams up with General Electric to bring traditional industries into the digital world

04 Apr 2017

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School students teamed up with General Electric (GE) Digital to demonstrate how digital technology enables traditional industries to transform their businesses while powering the new generations of industrial companies.