Profile Data from 2012
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    668
  • Program Cost
    $47,200
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
Mochtar Riady Building, Level 4
15 Kent Ridge Drive
Singapore, 119425, Singapore
Website

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 enrolment 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.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    58%
  • Selectivity
    5%
  • Job Offers
    93%
  • Average Salary
    $79,196.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About National University of Singapore

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.61 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 70
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 35 to 108
Admissions Selectivity
5% Business School 46% Average Across All Schools

668 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 3,130
5% 5.0
58% 58.0
Female
0%
International
0%
Re-Applicants
0%
0%
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Other Science
  • Commerce
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • KEIO University
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • EWHA Women's University, Seoul
  • University of Delhi
  • University of California (San Diego)
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$56,860 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • KPMG
  • TATA Consulting Service
  • Deliotte
  • Ernst and Young
  • International Enterprise Singapore
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
5% 5
740 to 769
0%
8% 8
710 to 739
0%
18% 18
680 to 709
0%
21% 21
650 to 679
0%
13% 13
620 to 649
0%
18% 18
590 to 619
0%
7% 7
560 to 589
0%
5% 5
530 to 559
0%
2% 2
500 to 529
0%
2% 2
Under 500
0%
0% 0
English Language Requirements
620 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 26%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 21%
  • Technology 16%
  • Manufacturing 6%
Citibank 2
Top Employer
  • Credit Suisse 2
  • Cognizant 2
  • Deloitte Consulting 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
93% Business School 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
89% 89
64% 63.699022556390986
89% Receive Offers
89% 89
58% 57.85206896551723
89% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
4% 4
21% 21.110859375
4% Receive Offers
4% 4
25% 24.93132867132867
4% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.492558139534883
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.091818181818181
0% Accept Offers
84% Graduates seeking full-time employment
13% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Citibank 2
  • Credit Suisse 2
  • Cognizant 2
  • Deloitte Consulting 2
  • Frost & Sullivan 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
30% 30
$81,630.00
36K 130K
Finance/Accounting
24% 24
$74,202.00
44K 164K
Human Resources
3% 3
$67,406.00
51K 84K
Marketing/Sales
20% 20
$87,110.00
57K 159K
Information Technology
0% 0
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
8% 8
$74,093.00
54K 105K
Other
2% 2
$81,250.00
59K 104K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
21% 21
$79,989.00
44K 130K
Consumer Products
3% 3
$69,012.00
54K 85K
Financial Services
26% 26
$66,094.00
36K 128K
Government
3% 3
$67,656.00
59K 77K
Manufacturing
6% 6
$101,318.00
65K 159K
Media/Entertainment
6% 6
$85,581.00
63K 119K
Non-profit
0% 0
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
6% 6
$73,107.00
55K 92K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
4% 4
$90,800.00
75K 104K
Real Estate
4% 4
$110,720.00
61K 164K
Technology
16% 16
$84,168.00
57K 125K
Other
5% 5
$77,614.00
54K 126K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than one year, up to three years
13% 13
$61,679.00
36K 100K
More than five years
50% 50
$92,659.00
54K 164K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
91% 91
$78,680.00
36K 164K
European Free Trade Zone
6% 6
$75,411.00
51K 116K
North America
3% 3
$103,281.00
77K 130K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
100% 100
$103,281.00
77K 130K
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • John Deere 6
  • Microsoft 5
  • Deliotte Consulting 4
  • Goldman Sachs 4
  • Swisslog 2
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 100
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$154,360
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $47,200
  • Budget $52,100
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$175,043
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $47,200
  • Budget $66,700
2 Full Tuition Scholarships
$8,602 Average Scholarship Amount 40% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
60% 60
40% 40
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year $0
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
42 Business School 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
30% 30
Experiential learning
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • Health Care Administration
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/PhD
  • Other
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 17
  • Distance learning No

Students: Who are my classmates?

38% Married Students 91% International Students
31% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Asian American
50% 50
White
50% 50
Student Citizenship
Asia
84% 84
Europe Free Trade Zone
7% 7
North America
5% 5
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

6,730 Living MBA Alumni 8 Countries where alumni clubs exist
26 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.