The school's success is attributed to its policy for
high-quality education and programmes. It maintains a teaching faculty staffed
by highly-qualified professionals selected for their extensive knowledge and
experience in their respective fields. In addition to teaching in the
classroom, members of the faculty also contribute their expertise to the design
of the school's programmes to ensure they are kept up to date while
incorporating best practices in the industry.
NBS is also the first school in Singapore to be accredited
by the European Quality Improvement System and Association to Advance
Collegiate Schools of Business.
programmes designed in collaboration with the top business schools in the world
NBS's MBA programmes are designed to incorporate the most
up-to-date and effective curriculum available. These programmes are optimised
to provide the best learning experience through ample resources and
teacher-to-student ratio per class. Combined with its highly competent teaching
staff, NBS is positioned as one of the best business schools in Asia because of
the excellent programmes it offers, especially its MBA programmes.
The school currently offers numerous world-class MBA
programmes at the graduate level, including the internationally-acclaimed
Nanyang MBA programme (ranked 30th worldwide by the Financial Times Global MBA
Ranking), as well as the Master of Science (MSc) in Accountancy, Master of
Science (MSc) in Financial Engineering and Master of Science (MSc) in Marketing
and Consumer Insight.
For advanced learners, NBS offers the Nanyang Fellows MBA
where advanced global business knowledge and Asian insights are taught.
Launched in 1998 by then Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, Dr Tony Tan, the
Nanyang Fellows MBA was designed in collaboration with The Wharton School in
Philadelphia, Georgetown University in Washington DC and UC Berkeley in
California. Parts of this course are conducted on-site in the US.
NBS also offers three Double Masters programmes designed in
partnership with reputable business schools in the world: the Nanyang-Waseda
Double MBA (Singapore-Japan, 14 months), Nanyang-ESSEC Double Masters
(Singapore-France, 24 months) and Nanyang-St Gallen Double Masters
(Singapore-Switzerland, 24 months).
including world business leaders and extraordinary individuals
The NBS alumni comprises more than 49,000 graduates,
including more than 5,000 world business leaders and individuals in key
positions in Singapore. Maintaining relations with these alumni falls to the
Nanyang Business School Alumni Association, which provides life-long personal
development resources for its alumni members, including events, library access,
academic resources and career help services.
Members of the NBS Alumni Association are also granted free
access to the NTU Alumni Houses, located at Marina Square and one-north. Each
NTU House is equipped with leisure facilities, international restaurants and
bars which are ideal for recreation and networking purposes.
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contributions on par with the top business schools
NBS invests heavily into research and contributes
significantly to the international community's theoretical and practical
understanding in the fields of management, financial education, international
trading, culture science, consumer behaviour, African studies, accounts and
One of its research centres is the Asian Business Case
Centre (ABCC) which specialises in case studies relating to business and
innovations in Asia. Other centres include the Centre for Accounting and
Auditing Research (CAAR), which was established to support research related to
accounting and auditing while also disseminating their findings in workshops,
talks and seminars.
Find out more about the MBA programmes offered at Nanyang Business School, including our part-time MBA and MBA Fellowship programme.