Accreditation and affiliation
The University of Newcastle’s Business School (NBS) has received international acclaim for its programs through accreditation with the international accrediting body Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Newcastle Business School is an advanced signatory of Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). We are committed to participate in the PRME initiative.
The University of Newcastle has been welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program. The Master of Applied Finance has been acknowledged as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) and placing emphasis on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice within the program. This program position students well to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation, which has become the most respected and recognised investment credential in the world.