Newcastle Business School
Our mission is to build and sustain a vibrant learning community that advances business knowledge and practice.
In working to achieve our mission, we pursue:
- Opportunity for academic development that builds our research capabilities, both within disciplines and across disciplinary boundaries;
- Collaboration with local, national and international partners;
- Research-led and student-focused teaching and learning opportunities
Newcastle Business School prepares our undergraduate, honours, postgraduate coursework and research higher degree students to understand the challenges facing business today and equips them with the knowledge, skills and attributes to build the Australian and global economies of the future.
The Newcastle Business School offers a unique opportunity for you to become a skilled professional, encounter new ideas, establish new friendships, and identify future opportunities. See more information about our degrees. Our academic and professional staff will help you in all your endeavours.
Encouraging student potential
The development of your knowledge and skills begins as soon as you join the Newcastle Business School. We host an orientation program to introduce you to University life and acquaint you with academic standards. We provide student mentors, duty tutors, and academic skills support to help you reach your potential.
As well as their discipline-based content and professional expertise, our degrees emphasise communication, independent study skills, awareness of cultural differences, and activities to foster your powers of analysis and creativity. Overall we aim to cultivate employability skills, which also include teamwork, problem solving, ethical decision-making, planning and organising, and effective use of technology.