05 Jul '11, 1am

3 S'pore universities ranked within world's top 200 in economics & accounting, which are 'sought after' by employers

3 S'pore universities ranked within world's top 200 in economics & accounting, which are 'sought after' by employers

Graduating students at a Nanyang Technological University convocation ceremony. Singapore varsities were ranked within the world's top 200 in economics and accounting, two of the subjects most prized by employers. -- ST PHOTO: BRYAN VAN DER BEEK THREE Singapore universities have been ranked within the world's top 200 in economics and accounting, two of the subjects most prized by employers. National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Singapore Management University (SMU) were given the impressive placings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The education networking company ranks universities based on various methods such as peer reviews. It placed NUS 16th in economics, and 15th in accounting and finance. NTU ranked between 51st and 100th for economics and 44th for accounting and finance, and SMU came between 151st and 200th for both subjec...

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