Strategic Management Programme

Call Advisor: Sarah Chan +65 6516 8340

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Duration: 5 Days

Next Run: 20 Feb - 24 Feb 2017 - Apply Now

Venue: Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5

Fees: SGD 6,990.00 (excl. GST) | 7,479.30 (incl. GST)


Transform Strategy into Reality Strategy

Strategic management is critical to the development and growth of every organisation. Senior executives tasked with this responsibility will recognise that successful execution of strategy requires the ability to navigate uncertainty, make timely decisions, and align strategy with the organisation's systems, people and culture.

This programme is designed to help you expand your strategic mindset, acquire the skills needed to gain stakeholder buy-in, and translate strategy into value-driven decisions. Adopting a practical approach, it introduces relevant concepts, analytical tools, and their application to real-world problems in a variety of industries and contexts. You will emerge better equipped to tackle strategic initiatives, transform operating models, and drive change and innovation.


Dates and Fees

Dates Venue Fees Excl. GST (SGD) With GST (SGD) Registration
Dates 1
20 Feb - 24 Feb 2017 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30 Apply Now
Dates 2
15 May - 19 May 2017 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30 Apply Now
Dates 3
14 Aug - 18 Aug 2017 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30 Apply Now
Dates 4
13 Nov - 17 Nov 2017 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30
Dates 5
26 Feb - 02 Mar 2018 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30
Dates 6
14 May - 18 May 2018 Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245 6,990.00 7,479.30

Note: GST applies to individuals and Singapore registered companies.

Alumni / Early Payment / Team Enrolment Benefits

All NUS alumni and past participants of NUS Executive Education are entitled to 10% alumni savings on this programme.

Alternatively, you can enjoy savings if you pay early with Visa or MasterCard:
> 45 days before start of programme: 10% savings
> 30 days before start of programme: 5% savings

Team enrolment benefits are also available, please contact the programme advisor for details.

Application Deadline

  • Participants are strongly advised to apply at least 2 months in advance
  • Applications received after the deadline will be considered based on space availability
Sign Up for Two Programmes & Save

Enjoy significant savings of S$2,000 by combining the following courses with this programme:

Essential Law for Managers (ELMCOMBI2016)
Leading Transformational Change (LTCCOMBI2016)
Mergers & Acquisitions (MACOMBI2016)
Negotiations & Influence in Asia (NEGOCOMBI2016)
Strategic Marketing Management (SMMCOMBI2016)

Terms and conditions apply. Please refer to this information sheet for more details.

You may take this programme as part of the Certificate of Excellence in Global Business.

Core Focus

    • Thinking strategically: Industry dynamics and priorities
    • Balanced scorecard: Design, diagnostics and implementation
    • Strategy execution
    • Strategic role of operations
    • Corporate governance and strategy
    • Strategic innovation

Key Benefits

  • Learn to apply key analytical tools used in strategy formulation
  • Discover ways to facilitate communication and understanding of business strategies at all levels of the organisation
  • Understand how operations contribute to the competitiveness of the business
  • Gain insights on the best practices in strategy formulation and implementation
  • Be exposed to diverse perspectives and experiences from fellow business leaders

Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

Experienced senior-level managers who currently hold, or will hold responsibility for strategic planning and decision-making in their organisations, including:

  • Vice presidents
  • General managers
  • Corporate and business planners
  • Directors of functional areas in marketing, operations and finance

Past Participants

Participants by Region
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Chief Supply Chain Officer
  • Country Manager
  • Director
  • General Manager, Sales & Marketing
  • Global Supply Chain Manager
  • Managing Director
  • Project Lead, Research & Development
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Regional Business Development Manager
  • Regional Finance & Operations Manager
  • Regional Operations Manager
  • Vice President, Strategic Planning


  • The programme provides insight on how we can improve what we do in our respective roles as business leaders by providing invaluable lessons from other companies and institutions.

    Tente Alday, Philippines
    General Manager
    Mary Kay (Philippines) Inc.

    An outstanding programme to get us thinking, innovating, and applying our new knowledge in strategy. Thank you!

    Katheryn Maung, Singapore
    Deputy Director, Academic Medicine
    Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School

    The initial lecture by Pasha was very powerful as he had a compelling way of explaining the importance of strategy to the class which piqued my interest.

    Hamizah Suhaimi, Brunei Strategic Planning Executive
    Brunei National Petroleum Company

  • Overall, it is an excellent programme as it teaches us to look at all angles when reviewing and coming up with the strategic direction for the company.

    Nazree Abdul Aziz, Malaysia
    Head, Branch Sales
    Kuwait Finance House (M) Bhd

    The programme was well-conducted and executed by very focused lecturers, with great case studies and practical application of strategy.

    Iqram Cuttilan, Sri Lanka
    Director and Chief Operating Officer
    Aitken Spence Shipping

    Very interesting and engaging course. Excellent experience and very professional learning staff.

    Julien Bely, Singapore
    Deputy Managing Director
    Franco-Asian Enterprises Singapore

  • A strategic management programme with an Asian perspective, supported by relevant Asian case studies, delivered by Professors with a good understanding of Asia.

    Ong Chee Wei, Singapore
    Deputy Head, Naval Operations
    Ministry of Defence

    I felt reinvigorated after this programme. It provided me with added perspectives that will help me better run and transform my business.

    Darren Lim, Singapore
    Vice President
    Pico TBA Consulting Group

    It is simply a fantastic programme. It gives insights, updates and shows future direction. Overall one of the best choices.

    M.M. Haikal Hashmi, Bangladesh
    Deputy Managing Director
    IFIC Bank Limited

  • It was a great learning experience of strategic management in which we studied, did presentations and role-played to better understand strategy and its implementation in the real business world.

    Vivi Angara, Indonesia
    General Manager, Operations
    Indo Porcelain

    The programme brings participants from different nationalities with different fields of expertise to converge and discuss strategies that are highly relevant in today's global context. More than that, the faculty is highly experienced and knowledgeable in strategic management. Highly recommended.

    Rizza Marie Joy Sia, The Philippines
    Chief Financial Officer
    DoubleDragon Properties Corp

  • This programme provides practical, analytical execution tools that can be applied in one's life and not just for work/business purposes!

    Lee Thian Chye, Singapore
    Senior Assistant Director
    Ministry of Transport

    An insightful programme that provided easy-to-implement strategy management tools regardless of the industry you work in. Engaging speakers that challenged the general mindset whilst sharing their worldly knowledge in an easy-to-understand manner. A great programme!

    Juhi McInerney, Australia
    Diversity Manager
    Cricket Australia

    This programme provided a clear and logical formulation of strategic objectives from the vision set by the organisation.

    Kok Yen Hui, Singapore
    Deputy Director
    Land Transport Authority

  • A useful course for any senior manager who wants to align the organisation to compete in a global environment.

    Phua Hooi Leng, Singapore
    Senior Assistant Director
    Ministry of Transport, Singapore

    This is the best strategic management programme I have ever attended. NUS does it well!

    Aziz Al Amri, Oman
    Senior HR Development Manager
    Haya Water

    This programme provides very insightful details on the technique and skill in forming a company's strategy.

    William Aw, Singapore
    Senior Technical Manager
    Raffles Quay Asset Management

  • This programme gave me a deeper understanding of the issues we grapple with. It brought clarity to what needs to be done, and I look forward to implement what I learnt. I am sure the knowledge gained and mind sets developed will benefit our company.

    Jeremy Han, Singapore
    Director of Special Projects
    Adam Khoo Learning Technologies Group

    This course helped me understand more why my CEO is doing a set of changes in our company. If I could be a CEO one day, I would do the same and utilise what I learnt here.

    Jenny Zhu, China
    Corporate Development Manager
    Celanese (China) Holding Co.

  • The week passed by very fast due to the highly interesting, inspiring content and the way the professors transmitted their knowledge. The very approachable lecturers, combined with a nice blend of international participants made this programme a very rewarding experience for me.

    Sinan Eserman, Malaysia
    Vice President, Head of Aesculap Division
    B. Braun Medical Industries Sdn Bhd

    Excellently built programme that delivers true value given its structure and teaching quality. The very good support, quality of materials, group discussions and networking made it a very worthwhile experience.

    João Silva, Portugal
    Executive Manager

  • I very much enjoyed the Strategic Management Programme, and believe that it will be useful in helping me compile, communicate and execute effective strategy within my team. The programme was well designed and presented, and covered the important aspects of strategy in a practical way.

    Peter Horan, Singapore
    General Manager
    Heraeus Materials Singapore

    The course proved to be interesting and covered every aspect of Strategic Management. May I mention that I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending the course to other suited candidates.

    Vipul Hettige, Sri Lanka
    Chief Executive Officer
    Certis Lanka Security Solutions


Programme Director

Nitin Pangarkar

Academic Director, MBA and NUS-HEC Paris MBA Programs,
Associate Professor, Strategy & Policy

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Nitin teaches strategy and international business on the EMBA, MBA and BBA programmes. He is a regular faculty on executive education programmes.

His research interests lie in strategic management and international business – specifically cross-border strategic alliances, mode of entry and global strategy. His most recent book is High Performance Companies: Successful Strategies from the World's Top Achievers. Nitin research has been published in the form of several international journal articles, conference proceedings, cases, and book chapters.

Other Teaching Faculty

Lawrence Loh

Deputy Head & Associate Professor, Strategy and Policy
Director, Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations

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Ishtiaq Pasha Mahmood

Associate Professor, Strategy & Policy
PhD Programme Coordinator

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Marleen Dieleman

Associate Professor, Strategy & Policy

Associate Director, Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO)

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Mochtar Riady Building, Level 5
15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245

Phone: +65 6516 7872

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