12-month career transformation with new MBA

Friday, 24 January 2014

From January 2015, MBA Full Time students at the UWA Business School will be able to fast-track their careers and gain a world-class degree in only 12 months.

Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger

New global alliance to develop world-leading technology

Tuesday, 21 January 2014

A team of world leaders in the growing scientific field of biomolecular interaction has received an Australian Research Council Linkage Grant to help them develop world-leading technology, which will in turn help discover novel treatments for cancer and other disorders.

A disease detection workshop

Project to assess whether we're going against the grain in training

Monday, 20 January 2014

Crop disease costs Australia millions of dollars every year and threatens Western Australia's annual yield of 11 million tonnes of wheat worth $2.8 billion. Researchers at The University of Western Australia believe they can lower the risk if they teach farmers and farm consultants, or agronomists, how better to recognise a problem in their crops as soon as they see it. Ninety per cent of WA farmers consult an agronomist.

UWA Business School

UWA Business School joins United Nations social responsibility initiative

Monday, 13 January 2014

The UWA Business School's commitment to corporate sustainability and social responsibility has been recognised in its acceptance as a signatory to the United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME).

Winthrop Professor Ann Tarca

UWA Accounting professor appointed to national board

Monday, 23 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Winthrop Professor Ann Tarca has been appointed to the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) for an initial three year term, commencing in January 2014.

Nick Ainsworth

New smartphone app created by UWA students

Monday, 23 December 2013

A new smartphone app rectifying a ‘mismatch in information' is helping Perth nightlife patrons avoid waiting in long queues outside popular venues.

DAF researchers Andrew Taylor and Kristen Brodison

New smoke taint tool to help wine industry reduce risk

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

A smoke taint reduction tool to help the Australian wine industry recognise the danger periods for smoke taint in wine has been developed by researchers at the Department of Agriculture and Food and The University of Western Australia.

UWA VC Professor Paul Johnson and BHP Billiton President Jimmy Wilson.

UWA and BHP Billiton partnership grows with $17 million for new century campaign

Monday, 16 December 2013

BHP Billiton today committed $17 million to The University of Western Australia's New Century Campaign, reinforcing the company's longstanding relationship with the University.

Darcy White

UWA students earn prestigious advertising industry placements

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Four UWA students and graduates have earned highly sought after graduate placements with the State's leading advertising agencies.

Offered through The Communications Council WA, the placements consist of a three-month full-time paid internship designed to give graduates valuable industry experience.

100 years of business excellence marked by new awards

Thursday, 12 December 2013

The UWA Business School has marked the University's centenary with the creation of a suite of Alumni Awards and Dean's Awards.