Congratulations to Team Eyerust (comprising Accountancy students Ng Si Jia, Luo Xindi, Nester Seow and Michael Wongsosaputro) for emerging 1st Runner Up at the Deloitte Southeast Asia (SEA) Tax Challenge 2017 held on 24 February 2017. Team Eyerust, were champions of the SMU Tax Challenge 2016, which qualified them to represent Singapore in this competition. Seet Ann Qi, also an Accountancy student, participated in the Individual Category received the Merit Award.
For the sixth year in a row, Singapore Management University (SMU) Accountancy students have emerged as champions at the NTU National Tax Competition 2017 held on 14 January 2017.
Team Genesis, comprising Chen Jinhao, Alvin Ng Gao Ren, and Daniel Ho Kah Hoong, all final year Accountancy students, took part in the competition, which saw participation of about 50 teams from various institutes of higher learning.
Many congratulations to the SMU team which recently won the fourth national NUS-SGX Stock Pitch Competition. Here is how the good news was reported in The Business Times on Monday 20 February 2017.
A Singapore Management University (SMU) team of four accountancy, business management and economics undergraduates has won the fourth edition of a local stock pitch competition among tertiary students.
A SMU team comprising Mr Timothy Ong Tze Yhi (recent graduate from School of Economics) and Mr Eric Chean Yu Fei (current student at School of Accountancy) have won the E-Services category at the University Startup World Cup, and was among the six finalists in the competition’s Grand Finals.
In 2015, SMU Dean of Students and the Charities Unit, Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) formalised a collaboration where School of Accountancy (SOA) students would conduct the Charity Transparency Assessment as independent assessors. Associate Professor of Accounting Foo See Liang is the faculty in charge of the project.