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Old 20-01-2016, 11:11 PM
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I dont wish to get into this debate as i dont think there is anything useful.

However, i do wish to point out that i DISAGREE on such generic statements like "engineering is much more difficult than biz as its logical and maths based but biz is only common sense and some technical terms that you need to know."

It reeks of arrogance especially since you are stating you are from an engineering background.

Maybe you care to logically explain why the highest paid fresh grads are from business schools ? Such companies must not have a lot of common sense right ?
As a double deg grad in Eng and biz, I would say biz is nothing but fluff. And I'm not sure what makes you think employers pay fresh grad based on course difficulty.

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Old 20-01-2016, 11:22 PM
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You also lor clown
Hello childish, it is time to go to bed. People are here trying their best to give advice to a lost soul. If you are of no help, please dismiss yourself and don't be a keyboard warrior. If you earn a lot, please continue to work hard. If you are just purely jealous in some other form, well go back and study

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Hello childish, it is time to go to bed. People are here trying their best to give advice to a lost soul. If you are of no help, please dismiss yourself and don't be a keyboard warrior. If you earn a lot, please continue to work hard. If you are just purely jealous in some other form, well go back and study
Dun big cannon lar. Just a bunch of inexperience nerds arguing over silly things still got cheek to say this is "advice to a lost soul". Simi sai advice u all have after few pages of online squabble?

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Dun big cannon lar. Just a bunch of inexperience nerds arguing over silly things still got cheek to say this is "advice to a lost soul". Simi sai advice u all have after few pages of online squabble?
From your words I'm very sure you are one of the inexperience probably not doing very well nerd. Well well, I'm not gonna reply anymore keyboard warrior go read more books and earn more money
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From your words I'm very sure you are one of the inexperience probably not doing very well nerd. Well well, I'm not gonna reply anymore keyboard warrior go read more books and earn more money
boy boy wake up go to school liao
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So in short is a biz or engg degree got a better prospect?
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So in short is a biz or engg degree got a better prospect?
In short, as an average poly grad, you should continue with whatever path your Diploma put you on.

Asking about prospects after you are already taking diploma is a retarded move.

If you are any decent engineer, you will want to remain as one.

Typically, it is the cannot make it ones that want to change to business, with the mistaken impression that business is easier.


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In short, as an average poly grad, you should continue with whatever path your Diploma put you on.

Asking about prospects after you are already taking diploma is a retarded move.

If you are any decent engineer, you will want to remain as one.

Typically, it is the cannot make it ones that want to change to business, with the mistaken impression that business is easier.
So are you saying the pay and career prospect of engineer is better than biz deg?

I dun really care abt which one easier, there are many ways to get the grades I want for the deg anyway...
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So are you saying the pay and career prospect of engineer is better than biz deg?

I dun really care abt which one easier, there are many ways to get the grades I want for the deg anyway...
As an average poly guy, in engineering, you will work earn 3k++ upon graduation and increment 4% every year and no real hope of promotion or promotion also give you 4%.

In biz, you can be the Heng guy that gets an operations role in a bank and earn much more with higher increment, but also got no real hope of promotion.

Or more likely, u will be the suay guy on marketing made to plan events for Christmas Eve and other events, earn 2.4k and stuck there until you get promoted. But promotion will give you a big jump.

In short, getting a biz or eng degree is not a major factor in terms of prospects. It is the internships you do and how you navigate through the job market.
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As an average poly guy, in engineering, you will work earn 3k++ upon graduation and increment 4% every year and no real hope of promotion or promotion also give you 4%.

In biz, you can be the Heng guy that gets an operations role in a bank and earn much more with higher increment, but also got no real hope of promotion.

Or more likely, u will be the suay guy on marketing made to plan events for Christmas Eve and other events, earn 2.4k and stuck there until you get promoted. But promotion will give you a big jump.

In short, getting a biz or eng degree is not a major factor in terms of prospects. It is the internships you do and how you navigate through the job market.
er, eng dip fresh grad 3k++???? some nus/ntu fresh grads dont even earn 3k..

biz working in a bank???? majority of my biz friends are working outside banks or even financial sector. i guess you're referring to SIM biz?

marketing planning company events????

engineers promotion 4% while marketing chaps huge promotion increment???

stop confusing ppl here pls
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