National University of Singapore Business School
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National University of Singapore Business School

General Description

For over 45 years, NUS Business School has offered a rigorous, relevant and rewarding business education to outstanding men and women from across the world. The school remains distinctive among the world's leading business schools by offering the best of global knowledge with deep Asian insights, preparing students to lead Asian businesses to the forefront of the world economy and to help global businesses succeed in Asia.

Today, the school continues its tradition of attracting a diversity of smart and talented students to its broad portfolio of academic programmes, including BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MSc and PhD programmes. It also offers a wide range of customised and open enrollment programmes in its Executive Education courses. Admission to NUS Business School is remarkably competitive, and we are proud of the exceptionally high quality of our students.

The school has a distinguished international faculty educated in renowned universities including Harvard, Wharton, MIT, Oxford and many others. Known for their research quality and great teaching, our faculty members are committed in providing students a top-rate business education.

NUS Business School has consistently been given top rankings in the Asia-Pacific region by independent publications and agencies such as The Financial Times, Economist Intelligence Unit, and QS Top MBA, in recognition of the quality of its programmes, faculty's research and graduates. In its 2009 rankings, the University of Texas at Dallas ranks our faculty's research No. 2 in Asia and 52nd in the world on the basis of research output. The Financial Times ranked NUS Business School's MBA programme 23rd in the world, the highest ranking ever achieved by any business school in Singapore. It ranked the NUS Executive MBA 27th in the world as the only Singapore EMBA programme ranked. With this, NUS Business School now has both the highest ranked Singapore MBA and Executive MBA programmes to date. The QS Global 200 Business Schools 2009: The Employers' Choice Survey rated NUS Business School graduates third in the Asia Pacific. The School is accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System), endorsements that the School has met the highest standards for business education.

By invitation from the Board of Directors of GMAC (the administrative body for GMAT), the school has been representing the Southeast Asian region as a governing school of GMAC since 2000. The school is also a "Non-European" member of the international network for excellence in management development (EFMD).

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  MBA Executive MBA
Duration17 months15 months
Graduation monthJuly / DecemberJuly
Available for employmentAugust August
Number of students12050
Average age2940
Average years of work experience616
% International students9
% Women3726
Average GMAT score670-

Contact Details

MBA Programs
NUS Business School
National University of Singapore
Mochtar Riady Building
BIZ 1, #1-2
Singapore 119245
Tel: (65) 6516 5542
Fax: (65) 6774 0856

Shanghai Office
NUS Business School
National University of Singapore
Room 2302, No.333, Tian Yaoqiao Rd
Xu Hui District,
Shanghai, PRC, 200030
Tel: 86-21-64264182
Fax: 86-21-64264180

Information updated in April 2023