School of Marketing and International Business

School of Marketing and International Business

The School of Marketing and International Business is part of Victoria Business School and offers a wide range of programmes to an increasingly diverse student population.

We strive to provide a challenging and stimulating learning environment for everybody associated with the School. Find out more about our academic programmes, staff, research and events.

We are strongly committed to our role in teaching at undergraduate, postgraduate and post experience levels. Our commitment to teaching is underpinned by first-hand research experience. The relationship between our teaching and our research means that we offer first class study in Marketing and International Business.


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The Faculty is the first in New Zealand to have obtained accreditation from AACSB for both Business and Accounting.

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Jun5-7ConferencesGlobal Political Marketing and Management Conference 2015
Date: 5-7 June 2015
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull St, Thorndon, Wellington 6011
The theme of Global Political Marketing and Management Conference 2015 explores the recent trend… Read more

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23 September 2014 Celebrity baby bumps affect pre-natal attachment
Obsessing over celebrity baby bumps can have a negative impact on women’s attachment to their babies during pregnancy and after birth, Victoria Business School research has found. Read more
25 August 2014 Winning essay may lead to internship
Winning an essay competition could see marketing student Sophie Speakman spending a week at SenateSHJ, learning first-hand how a busy communications consultancy operates. Read more
22 August 2014 Renowned marketing scholar a guest at SMIB
Professor David Stewart, one of the most well-known scholars in the field of marketing, spoke in SMIB's distinguished lecture series last week. Read more

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Head of School

Associate Professor Dan Laufer

Associate Professor in Marketing Dan Laufer welcomes you to the School of Marketing and International Business.

Thought about Tutoring in 2015?

We're currently looking for Marketing & International Business students to join the Tutor Programme for Trimester 1, 2015. 

Nguyen Hoang Sinh


Completed his postgrad degree in Commerce at Curtin University in Australia before gaining an NZAid scholarship for a PhD programme in Marketing at Victoria University.

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Meet our PhD Graduates

Yuanindita Ingardya

Congratulations to Yuanindita Ingardya, on the successful completion of her PhD.

Yuanindita will be joining fellow SMIB PhD graduates Farhana Newaz, Lachlan McLaren and Lin Yang at the Victoria University graduation ceremony on December 10 at the Michael Fowler Centre. We wish them all the best.

Online column focused on the NZ-China trade relationship

Siah Hwee Ang

Professor Siah Hwee Ang, Professorial Chair in Business in Asia has launched an online column focused on the New Zealand-China trade relationship, called 'Understanding China'.

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