UNSW Business School’s international and professional accreditation initiatives help ensure our education programs and research are delivered at a world-class standard. We hold two of the world's leading business school accreditations: AACSB and EQUIS. These are complemented by accreditations from recognised professional bodies.
UNSW Business School also holds accreditation from the US-based AACSB International. Globally, almost 900 business institutions in 60 countries and territories have earned AACSB Accreditation.
Initially accredited in 2013, we were awarded a further five-year AACSB accreditation for excellence in business education in 2019. This achievement was the result of an extensive self-review and an international peer evaluation against rigorous criteria and standards.
The Business School was commended for areas that demonstrate leadership and high-quality continuous improvement in management. These included:
EQUIS accreditation is awarded by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and benchmarks business and management schools against best-practice international standards. There are currently 204 EQUIS accredited schools across the globe.
In June 2020, the Business School was awarded accreditation for 5 years– for the third consecutive time. The EQUIS peer review team commended the School for excelling in three key areas:
Our program delivery, international practice connections and financial performance were all considered to be above standard.
A number of degree programs and course combinations offered by the Business School have been accredited and/or are recognised by professional organisations. They include the following:
For further details, see:
Undergraduate Professional Recognition of Programs
Postgraduate Professional Recognition of Programs