Professional Development at UNSW

Explore the range of professional development opportunities at UNSW.

UNSW postgraduate students
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#1 MBA

AGSM @ UNSW Business School's Full-Time MBA ranked 1st in Australia by The Financial Times (UK) 2023 Global MBA Rankings.

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Global top 20 university

Ranked 19th university globally in QS World University Rankings, 2025.

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Highest graduate salaries

Australia's best university for career outcomes in AFR Best Universities Ranking, 2023.

Professional development for individuals

Discover our range of professional development opportunities for individuals. 

Short Courses

Stand out in a crowded employment market, acquire new skills for a career transition and stay current with the latest practices and trends through a UNSW short course.


The Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) at the UNSW Business School offers world-class MBA programs designed to equip a new generation of leaders to make an impact in an accelerating world.

UNSW Online

Choose from over 22 fully online degree programs. These degree programs are designed to deliver the same high-quality education and academic rigour as on-campus courses, with the convenience and flexibility of studying from anywhere. 

Postgraduate Degrees

Explore our wide range of postgraduate options across various fields, designed to enhance your professional skills and support career advancement. 

Professional development for organisations

UNSW collaborates with businesses, government and for-purpose organisations to co-create professional development programs. These initiatives are dedicated to upskilling and reskilling employees across the spectrum, from those on the front lines to top-tier executives.

With the resources of our renowned AGSM and Mentem brands, UNSW is committed to delivering a diverse array of professional development opportunities. Our goal is to ensure that your team is not only ready to meet the demands of today’s dynamic environment but also primed for the unforeseen challenges of tomorrow.


AGSM Executive Education was established more than 45 years ago to elevate the quality of leadership in Australia. AGSM offers short courses and tailored learning solutions.

Mentem by UNSW

Mentem delivers tailored upskilling and reskilling programs and microcredentials to support your workforce transformation at scale. 

News from UNSW

Nine leadership skills to master in 2024

Whether you're an aspiring professional looking to step into a leadership role or a seasoned executive aiming to enhance your leadership qualities, participating in leadership development programs will offer rewards. 

AGSM ranks among the world’s top Full-Time MBA Programs in 2024 global rankings

AGSM @ UNSW Business School has jumped 16 positions in the Financial Times' annual ranking of the world's top 100 MBA programs.

UNSW retains top 20 position in QS World University Rankings

UNSW Sydney has ranked 19th in the 2025 QS World University Rankings, retaining its spot in the top 20 universities in the world.

UNSW graduates named most employable four years in a row

33 UNSW Sydney students are listed in the Top100 Future Leaders Awards.