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Transitioning into NBS: Fundamentals for the Freshies

As the title states, this is a guide to getting into the swing of things here at Nanyang Business School (NBS). It can hardly promise that you will get good results after reading it. What it can do, however, is to provide suggestions on how one can get himself into the pulse of university life and improve his chances within the highly competitive nature of the school.


User contributed article by Wesley

Wesley is final year Accountancy student at Nanyang Technological University .

NTU Feshman Guide - iNTU

NTU Freshman Survival Guide

Starting school in NTU soon? Here are a few things you should take note of!

1. Basic University Mambo Jumbo

Academic Units (AUs):

Academic Units (or Modular Credits in NUS/credits in SMU) is the measurement of the amount of workload required for that module. Normally a 3AU module usually means that the module has three hours worth of lessons/tutorials in total though there are definitely many exceptions to the rule like lab(3 hours a week but 1AU).