Faculty Achievements

Dean’s Honour List

 

FBA Dean Jacky So appointed BNU Chair Professor of Finance

Banco Nacional Ultramarino (BNU) has committed a donation of MOP 10.65 million to establish an endowment fund in the University of Macau Development Foundation (UMDF), with the aim of supporting both teaching and academic research of a chair professor in the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) at the University of [...]

February 3rd, 2017|

UM students win silver award at national inter-varsity business plan competition

Three master’s students from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) won a silver award at a national inter-varsity business plan competition in the ‘entrepreneurship in action’ category. The final of the competition received 399 business plans from 220 universities in mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao. [...]

December 13th, 2016|

UM professor receives Pacific-Basin Finance Journal Research Excellence Award

Ren Jinjuan, an associate professor of finance from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Business Administration, recently received the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal Research Excellence Award at the 28th Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting, for her paper on margin trading and stock price crash risk. Held in Bangkok, Thailand, the [...]

October 17th, 2016|

UM’s FBA ranked by Eduniversal among the world’s best business schools

The University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) has been ranked among the world’s best business schools, in the 3 Palmes league, according to the Best 1000 Business Schools in 154 Countries rankings, released by Eduniversal. UM is the only higher education institution from Macao to make the list. [...]

October 5th, 2016|

UM student gets first prize at annual conference of Global Chinese Real Estate Congress

A PhD student from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Business Administration received a first prize of the Best Paper Award at the 2016 annual conference of the Global Chinese Real Estate Congress (GCREC) held in Hangzhou. Xu Ruihui’s paper, titled ‘Decisions of Real Estate Developers under Uncertainty and [...]

September 5th, 2016|

UM awards scholarships to outstanding students

The University of Macau (UM) awarded a total of 970,000 patacas in scholarships to outstanding students at the convocation held today (16 August). In addition to the above scholarships, the university will give out another 2.5 million patacas in more than 40 scholarships and academic prizes at its congregation and [...]

August 17th, 2016|

Dr Glenn McCartney awarded Member of Most Excellent Order of British Empire

Dr Glenn McCartney, an assistant professor of hospitality and gaming management from the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) and acting programme director of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management, was recently awarded Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) according to [...]

June 24th, 2016|

UM wins 2 prizes at business knowledge competition

Two teams of students from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) recently won a second prize and a third prize at the Fifth Business Knowledge Competition. This year’s competition attracted 13 teams from seven local higher education institutions. The instructors of the UM teams are Dr [...]

April 25th, 2016|

Bachelor of Science in Accounting programmes accredited by ACCA

The Bachelor of Science in Accounting with Specialisation in Professional Accountancy programme and the Bachelor of Science in Accounting with Specialisation in Accounting and Information Systems programme, both offered by the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Business Administration, have been accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). [...]

February 17th, 2016|

FBA students win championship at inter-varsity simulated investment contest

Leong Kuok Meng, a second-year student from the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Business Administration, and Lei Sok Man, a fourth-year student from UM’s Faculty of Social Sciences, recently won the championship and the third prize, respectively, at an inter-varsity investment competition in Macao. In addition, Tong Ka Wai, [...]

January 4th, 2016|