2015 Winter Immersion Programme
National University of Singapore Research Institute (NUSRI), situated in Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District (SEID), has successfully wrapped up the Winter Immersion Program @ Suzhou 2015 on 26 December 2015. Started on 6 December 2015, this programme brought a total of 37 undergraduates to China. These students are from National University of Singapore, University of Western Australia and Seoul National University.
With lectures and fieldtrips conducted exclusively in Suzhou China, the objective of the programme is to provide students an in-depth exposure of the set-up and development of various types of enterprises in China, so as to better understand and adapt to the social environment and business setting in China. Over a period of three weeks, students visited state-owned enterprise, e-commerce company, multi-national company and small and medium enterprise, such as Bank of Suzhou, Alibaba, ASUS etc. Students get to know the operational and strategical challenges companies face in a competitive environment of the rising China through direct interaction with the enterprise leaders. Related lecture was given before or after each visit.