Shanshan Tang




China & Canada





Born and raised in China, I moved to Vancouver at age of 16 with my family. I graduated from UBC with a degree in Electrical Engineering with a minor in commerce. After four years working in software industry, I would like to switch into a more business centric role in product management or consulting. I found reading the Oxford MBA blog very helpful when I was applying for MBA earlier this year, so I would love to contribute to the MBA community for future incoming students!

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Posted by: on June 8, 2016

Final weeks of Trinity

Can’t believe it is the 2nd last week of Trinity! This term is packed with electives, projects, career related training and also focusing on narrowing down the options in summer and after graduation. There are many under-rated reasons for doing an MBA – here are the top ones after coming to Oxford: the chance to stop and reflect […]

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Posted by: on December 7, 2015

Last week of Michaelmas Term

Time just flies once the MBA program has started! It is the end of the Michaelmas term in Oxford and we have finished most of our core courses. With one final exam and 3 papers due next week, we will officially finish our first 10 weeks as MBA students. It’s late at night and I’m […]

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Posted by: on November 2, 2015

Two months after moving to Oxford

Today I realized that I have been in Oxford for almost two months! My experience in Oxford so far has been extremely pleasant and positive. Just a quick summary of my typical Sunday: spent my morning working on a job application, joined my college MCR (graduate students committee) for brunch, showed friends around my college, read […]

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