Address:University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics
198 Berkeley Street
VIC 3010 Parkville
Studying at University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics
The Graduate School of Business and Economics (GSBE) is part of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Melbourne. The GSBE's programs include graduate coursework and graduate research.
The university is the first in Victoria to be awarded Association to Advance Collegiate Business Schools International (AACSB) accreditation, making it just the second university in Australia to earn AACSB accreditations for both business and accounting. It is also the first and only Australian university to rank in the Top 100 of the Business and Economics subject ranking in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2011.
The GSBE's academic expertise lies in the disciplines of accounting, actuarial studies, business information systems, economics, finance, management and marketing.
University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics - The Location
Ranked the second most liveable city in the world by The Economist in 2008, Melbourne is an exciting and vibrant hub of business, culture and sport. Often touted Australia’s cultural centre, Melbourne hosts a non-stop program of festivals, major local and international art exhibitions, world-class sports events and musical extravaganzas.
The University of Melbourne is located in the inner-city suburb of Carlton and is only a short walk or tram ride from Melbourne’s city centre. It is just a few minutes away from Lygon Street cafes and restaurants, and is close to bohemian Brunswick Street and diverse Sydney Road.
Melbourne is one of Australia’s most important business centres. Key Melbourne-based industries include automobile, biotechnology, consulting, finance, IT, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and tourism.
More than 50% of all major healthcare and biotech companies are headquartered in Melbourne. Many of the listed companies on the Australian Stock Exchange are in Melbourne, and a significant number have their headquarters in the city.
Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia. The city centre is home to 71,000 people and welcomes more than 710,000 workers, visitors and tourists everyday. Greater Melbourne is home to 3.6 million people from 140 nationalities and the largest international student population in the country.
University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics - Financial aid
The University of Melbourne offers one of the most comprehensive and generous scholarship programs in Australia.
Each year the Faculty of Business and Economics offers a range of scholarships to assist local and international students commencing study in the Graduate School of Business and Economics (GSBE).
University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics - Rankings
The Faculty of Business & Economics is a world class educational institution that provides exceptional academic education and develops and instils graduates to be leaders of their communities.
The University of Melbourne has been placed top in Australia and 36th in the world by the Times Higher Education rankings. It is also the first and only Australian university to rank in the Top 100 of the Business and Economics subject area in the Shanghai Jiao Tong rankings of world universities.
Since its establishment in 1924, the Faculty has produced over 27,000 graduates. Many of our alumni now occupy senior positions in business, government and academia, in Australia and around the world.
University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics - Accreditation
The Faculty of Business & Economics has become the first in Victoria to be conferred accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Business Schools International (AACSB).
The University also becomes just the second in Australia to earn accreditations by AACSB for both business and accounting.
University of Melbourne, Graduate School of Business and Economics - Why to study here
Our degrees are strategically designed to promote career development, build personal and leadership skills, and enable you to make a significant contribution in your chosen field of study.
Our students choose to study at the GSBE for a wide variety of reasons:
- The breadth and rigour of our offering, including graduate research degrees, programs for recent graduates, and programs providing career development opportunities for established practitioners
- Our practical, relevant and challenging classroom experience designed to inspire leadership in business, government and the not-for-profit sector
- The active engagement of our academic staff in research, consulting and public policy
- Our purpose-built facilities and dedicated career, enrichment and support resources
- A comprehensive program of extra-curricular activities including student societies and clubs
- Our powerful global alumni network and strong links to industry.