#15 in the World
Accounting and Finance

QS World University Rankings by Subject

“Well Above World Standard”
For business research by the Australian Research Council’s latest

Excellence in Research Australia Assessment

#1 in Australia

Academic Ranking of World Universities

We shape how business and society create sustainable social and economic value by developing innovative theories, insights, and models. We bring researchers from different disciplinary backgrounds together with industry, institutions, and communities to partner in solving important societal and business challenges. 

Professor Karin Sanders, Senior Deputy Dean (Research and Enterprise), UNSW Business School

Research excellence

Our business research contributes to solving some of the country’s most pressing policy issues and economic challenges. The impact of our research is recognised through global higher education rankings, prominent external awards, generous research grants and published articles in top-ranked academic journals.

Research environment

Our graduate research facilities include world-class simulation laboratories and access to some of the most extensive datasets and research paper subscriptions across the globe. We support our research community by offering extensive financial assistance and grant programs.

Partner with us

Our greatest impact is made through partnerships with industry, government and not-for-profit organisations. Through collaborative research initiatives across sectors from organisational behavior to Ecommerce, we can work with you to solve business problems and bring world-changing technologies to market.

Meet our researchers

Find a researcher with the specialist area to supervise your study, guide your research project or partner with to solve a business challenge.

Our research centres & institutes

Our Research Centres and Institutes bring together cross-disciplinary expertise to find tangible solutions to economic and societal challenges.

Student research opportunities

Prepare yourself for a fulfilling career in industry or elite research institutions across the globe with our graduate research degrees and undergraduate honours programs.


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