Peter Coleman

New UWA MBA offers 12-month career transformation

Monday, 3 February 2014

A new 12-month Master of Business Administration backed by Western Australia's top business leaders is expected to attract candidates from around the world.

Business school students

$1 million grant enables new double degrees in business

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

From 2014, postgraduate business students at The University of Western Australia and The University of Adelaide will be able to complete a second year of study in Europe while earning a second master's degree.

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.

Stephen Ingram, UWA Economics Honours student

Economics award for UWA honours student

Thursday, 16 January 2014

UWA Business School honours student Stephen Ingram has won a prestigious award for his research in resources economics.

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.

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.

Business School Best Paper Prizes honour groundbreaking research

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Dean's Best Paper Prize has been jointly awarded to Winthrop Professor Ken Clements, Winthrop Professor Sharon Parker and Winthrop Professor John Watson.

Winthrop Professor Paul Flatau

Working together to change the future

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Centre for Social Impact (CSI) conducts research, teaching and public engagement activities to achieve its mission of creating positive social impact in the community.

One of the core themes of its work is the transformative role of collaboration in facilitating and achieving large-scale social change.

Daniel Jovevski receiving the Young Entrepreneur Award

UWA MBA student wins Young Entrepreneur Award

Friday, 6 December 2013

SwitchMyLoan founder and CEO and UWA Business School Master of Business Administration student Daniel Jovevski has won the Young Entrepreneur Award at the 2013 Belmont Small Business Awards.

Daniel, who established the popular online mortgage comparison website just over one year ago, was recognised as the most outstanding young business owner under 35, beating candidates from across Western Australia.

Certificate presentation to Maria Lisa Hill

Supported Team help improve travel experience for Perth commuters

Friday, 29 November 2013

Emma Stromback catches four different buses every day she commutes to work. Meanwhile, to get from her home in Maylands to work at the UWA Business School in Crawley, Judith Heath travels along two separate train lines and catches a bus.

Bocconi university students at Trinity Ball

UWA exchange an amazing experience for Italian students

Wednesday, 27 November 2013

After spending more than four months studying at the UWA Business School, Bocconi University exchange students Giorgia Abbruzzese, Vienda Giacomelli and Valentina Fioravanti all agreed on one thing: they wished they could extend their stay for a further semester.

Awkward facts of life explained as UWA students win ATO video competition

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Three Marketing students from the UWA Business School have taken out first place in the Australian Tax Office's 2013 video competition (tertiary category).

UWA MBA team finalists in international case competition

Monday, 25 November 2013

UWA Master of Business Administration (MBA) students reached the Grand Final of an international case competition in Toronto after impressing judges with an outstanding presentation on sustainability in mining.

Winthrop Professor Sharon Parker

Building compassion in the workplace

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Many managers lack the psychological skills to respond compassionately, according to a recent research by academics from The University of Western Australia and The Australian National University.

Richard Goyder, Managing Director Wesfarmers

CEOs, executives share insights with UWA MBA students

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Master of Business Administration (MBA) students at the UWA Business School have heard from CEOs and executives of major companies in an exclusive series of presentations.

Afini Jalil

Woodside internship for UWA Accounting student

Friday, 15 November 2013

UWA Accounting student Afini Jalil has gained a highly competitive Summer internship at oil and gas company Woodside.