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The School of Business firmly believes in a practical orientation for all its courses. To better prepare students for the world of work, the School has a wide range of teaching facilities, which allow students to undergo hands-on training. 

 

Centres under School of Business

The BrandStudy

The learning enterprise provides an ideal setting for you to pick up skills set for branding and digital marketing. You will have opportunities to conceptualise and develop effective marketing strategies to build clients' brands. Digital and social media marketing training, such as with Simulation Games and Google Certification, will mould you into innovative and digitally savvy marketing professionals. 

Accountancy & Finance Hub @ TP

The A&F Hub, with its office automation applications and accounting software, trains you to use IT tools to process accounting transactions, track financial performances and perform financial analytics. Through hands-on computerised accounting training using Sage 300 ERP and financial analytics using Thomson Reuters, you can also explore the exciting financial markets and access real-time information such as share prices, exchange rates and financial news worldwide. 

 

Business IT Studio 

The Business IT Studio enables students to acquire practical skills and expertise through team-based projects using leading-edge technologies. Students will have the opportunity to learn business digitalisation through industry collaborations or to incubate digital innovations. 

 

Logistics & Operations Management Centre

The LOM Centre is a collaborative learning space where you get hands-on practical training on the technologies and software that are used in the supply chain and logistics industry. You will be trained on smart warehouse technologies such as automated storage system as well as software such as SynQ, Navision, TradeNet and EasiPlanner.

 

iLaw Chambers & LegaLab 

Equipped with specialised law office management software such as CaseRoom, Clio and Evidence Organiser, the iLaw Chambers is set up with the intention of exposing you to the full workflow involved in running a legal matter. It is used to train you in the day-to-day running of a typical law firm, from the moment a client brings in a new matter to the time the case is closed and the client billed. 

 

Kelly Services Career Centre

The centre operates as a branch of a global staffing corporation, Kelly Services (a Fortune 500 company and listed on NASDAQ). If you have a keen interest in and aptitude for Human Resources Management, the HR training by the in-house consultants will develop your practical work skills, particularly in the areas of employee recruitment and selection. 

 

MediaBiz Studio 

MediaBiz Studio is where you can obtain hands-on training in video & audio production, journalism and digital media. You can hone your skills in this fully equipped industry-standard facility, which includes the campus radio station, RadioActive. The studio also provides resources for you to apply your knowledge and skills to produce integrated deliverables that are relevant to the different media platforms. 

 

Temasek Culinary Academy

The award-winning Temasek Culinary Academy is a comprehensive Food & Beverage training facility with specialised culinary training facilities such as the Culinary Theatre, Culinary and Baking & Pastry Skills Kitchen, Tasting Studio and Ideation Room. The modern kitchens, classrooms, student locker rooms, student study lounge, restaurant and café outlets are all located in one building to support the skill-based kitchen and service practicum subjects, wine & beverage training, culinary demonstrations, and lectures.

* We are honoured to be a 5-time winner of the ‘Culinary Institution of the Year’ at the World Gourmet Summit Awards.

Temasek Tourism Academy (TTA)

The seven-storey Temasek Tourism Academy (TTA), fronting the scenic Bedok Reservoir, comprises a lobby and its observation room, learning suite, tourism technology rooms, layout room, event hall, and event management ideation rooms among others. The TTA collaborates with key industry partners such as lodging operation @ Four Seasons Training Suite and Amadeus GDS Training @ lab to ensure that learning is at the forefront for tourism and leisure education. 

Digital Business Transformation Centre (DBTC)

DBTC is a Digital Agency managed by students and staff at the School of Business. DBTC executes digital marketing strategies and implements E-Commerce solutions to help businesses promote and sell their products and services through various Omni-Channel approaches. 

Since its inception, DBTC has helped companies from diverse industries ranging from retail, hospitality, financial services, construction, and food & beverage realise their digital vision. 

Students who join DBTC as interns or part-time associates are exposed to opportunities to learn and grow through real-life consultancy engagements. Through their stint at DBTC, students build up portfolios of live projects and credentials essential to jumpstart their careers in digital business. 

Smart E-Commerce Centre of Excellence (SMEC)

Established as a Centre of Excellence for on-campus Omni-Channel Training, the centre offers students an opportunity to conceptualise business ideas, curate merchandise, craft product ideas, develop digital retail marketing skills, and experience online transactions in e-commerce. It aims to support the Retail Industry Transformation Map (ITM) to develop a professionally skilled workforce and to collaborate with SMEs to identify opportunities for digitalisation and omni-channel retail experience. It is a dynamic space with three unique, live and integrated technology-enhanced business units: 1st Avenue Originals, 1st Avenue Omni and 1st Avenue Online, catering to practice-based and multidisciplinary learning. Students can experience first-hand the fundamental interplay between experiential and transactional journeys, and navigate the online and offline worlds in e-commerce and retail marketing.

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