Victoria Business School

Victoria Business School

Victoria Business School (Faculty of Commerce) is one of New Zealand's leading providers of quality knowledge and expertise in business related studies.

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Nov27-28ConferencesLEW 16: Labour, Employment and Work in New Zealand
Date: 27–28 November 2014
Time: 8.00 am
Venue: Rutherford House, Ground Floor Lecture Theatres
The 16th LEW Conference includes 50 research papers and focus sessions reflecting key issues in the current labour, employment and work environment. Read more
Dec2Information EventsMaster of Information Management Evening
Date: 2 December 2014
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Rutherford House, Level 12 Boardroom
Learn more about the MIM programme, including brief graduate presentations. Read more

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20 November 2014 Today’s libraries not just about books
Public libraries need to look beyond simply offering books in order to ensure their survival, according to Professor of Library and Information Management Anne Goulding. Read more
17 November 2014 Conference to highlight labour, employment and work issues
The Labour, Employment and Work in New Zealand Conference, supported by Victoria University of Wellington and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, will reflect on key issues in the current labour, employment and work environment in New Zealand. Read more
11 November 2014 Research shows disparity between tax paid by women and men
Research from Victoria Business School examining taxation and government welfare spending by age and gender in New Zealand shows that women pay less tax than men over their lifetime and receive more government assistance. Read more

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Welcome from the Dean

Professor Bob Buckle, Pro Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Victoria Business School

Victoria Business School is proud to be shaping a new generation of business and public sector leaders and entrepreneurs.

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VBS Excellence Award winners

VBS Excellence Awards

Victoria Business School's annual Excellence Awards celebrate our ‘best and brightest’ graduates across all business disciplines.

These include: Accounting, Commercial Law, Economics, Finance, Management, Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations, Tourism, Marketing, International Business, e-Commerce, Information Systems, and Public Policy. Read more »


Ready for the next step on your career path?

Victoria Business School offers professional tailored qualifications designed to improve both your knowledge and your practice in the business world and public sector.

A flexible learning approach allows study to fit around full time work, with evening lectures and intensive block courses, while the Diploma and Certificate options enable staircasing to a Master's degree.

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Study Tour

MBA Study Tour 2014

Our MBA students travelled from Hong Kong to Guangzhou, investigating New Zealand’s place with respect to trade, culture, connectedness and foreign opportunities along the Pearl River Delta in China. Read more »