Welcome to the Newcastle Business School (NBS)
At the NBS we are delighted to have you study with us as the next step in your business career. As the University of Newcastle's specialist provider of postgraduate business programs, we pride ourselves on our wide range of international, professionally-focused, industry-relevant programs offered through flexible study options. You have made the right choice for your career.
Bringing business to you
At NBS, we teach only postgraduate business programs, which means that we can focus on the specific needs of graduates and professionals in business fields. Our teaching staff are drawn not only from the high-quality academics of the University of Newcastle, but also from the world of business and the professions, giving you the up close and personal interaction with business that is so important in today's job market.
Top-class facilities and support services
Our quality programs are matched by our facilities and support for students, and by the personal attention and interaction that is part of the NBS experience. As a student, you'll have access to the best facilities to support you in every aspect of your study. Our friendly academic and support staff are focused on student needs, providing you with personal support and guidance throughout your time at NBS.
I strongly encourage you to take advantage of the various programs developed to help you perform at an excellent level in your academic and professional endeavours. These include the Learning Development Program, Skills Enhancement Program, the Peer Mentoring Program and the Employment Skills Development Program.
Students at NBS City precinct will have access to computer commons, a wireless network, break-out rooms, student social activities, a student one-stop hub dealing with all administrative matters, and a library - all at the one location in the dynamic city of Newcastle.
Giving you real-world skills
At NBS City precinct, we value experience-based learning. You can interact with local businesses through our 'Meet the Manager' series and through our business consulting unit in the MBA program. Our courses are professionally accredited so you can take your degree with you anywhere.
The NBS Student Manual for postgraduate students is designed to facilitate excellent performance in your studies. This is achieved by providing you with clear explanations of the skills required to perform well in your assignments, as well as an overview of the associated administrative procedures. It is an important resource to use in your courses and I trust it will make a strong contribution to the successful completion of your program of studies.
I welcome you to the NBS and wish you success in your studies and your future career.
Associate Professor Sri Sridharan
Director, Postgraduate Studies
Newcastle Business School