About us

At UNSW School of Management & Governance, our aim is to provide research-driven, high-quality conceptual and applied knowledge to ensure our graduates are job-ready for diverse organisational settings.

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We offer expertise in organisation and management studies across several topics including:  

  • Human resource management (including industrial relations) 
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship 
  • International business 
  • Organisational behaviour 
  • Organisation and management theory 
  • Strategy and governance 

Industry associations & accreditations 

Our school has close ties with professional and industry groups and associations to ensure our teaching practice aligns with industry standards and best practices. For example, the human resource management specialisation in our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees are accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI). 

Study opportunities 

We offer a range of undergraduate programs with specialised majors including Human Resource Management and International Business with a revitalised specialisation in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Our postgraduate and research programs include Master of Commerce, Master of International Business, Master of Philosophy, and Doctor of Philosophy.  

Our research

UNSW School of Management & Governance aims for high quality, high impact research. Our academics publish in leading international journals and attract considerable funding from the Australian Research Council and other funding bodies. 

Welcome from the Head of School

Our mission is to conduct high quality, high impact research and teaching. Our main areas of expertise include Human Resource Management, including Industrial Relations; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; International Business; Organisational Behaviour; Organisation and Management Theory; and Strategy and Governance.  

Our academics publish their research in world-leading journals with a variety of theoretical and methodological approaches. We collaborate with leading researchers around the world. Our colleagues emphasise the social relevance and impact of research as well as its academic rigour. Our aim is to maintain an intellectually stimulating research culture. 

We offer a range of undergraduate programs with specialised majors in Human resource management, International Business, and Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Our postgraduate and research programs include Master of Commerce, Master of International Business, Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy. We also offer expert tuition in various MBA and similar programs at AGSM. We’re committed to ensuring our students enjoy a high quality and relevant learning experience that prepares them for fulfilling careers. 

We’re happy to have you involved in our school. Please reach out to us for more information. 

Gavin Schwarz
Head of the School of Management & Governance

Looking for a course coordinator or someone to help?

Email: management@unsw.edu.au