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 and public sector related studies.

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Aug3SeminarsConstruct Creation: Methodological Concerns
Date: 3 August 2015
Time: 1.00 am
Venue: Rutherford House, Level 11, RH1113
Speakers: Dr Mark Avis (Massey University) & Dr Sarah Forbes (University of Birmingham). Read more
Aug7SeminarsHerding in Analysts' Recommendations: The Role of the Media
Date: 7 August 2015
Time: 12.30 pm
Venue: Rutherford House, Level 12 Boardroom
Speaker: Dr Thanh Huynh Senior Lecturer, Auckland University of Technology. Read more
Aug14SeminarsBreakout Multinationals: Emerging Market Multinationals in Global Value Chains
Date: 14 August 2015
Time: 10.00 am
Venue: Rutherford House, Level 11, RH 1113
Speaker: A/Prof Pavida Pananond, Thammasat Business School, Thailand. Read more

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30 July 2015 Four-year research project gains worldwide recognition
Associate Professor Hai Lin is "surprised but very happy" that a research paper he co-authored has been awarded Best Paper at the recent Asian Finance Association Annual Meeting in Changsha, China. Read more
30 July 2015 Former Master’s student and supervisor prove a winning pair
A research paper co-authored by Dr Micael-Lee Johnstone won an award at an international marketing conference in Limerick, Ireland, earlier this month. Read more
21 July 2015 Remembering Dr Seamus Hogan
We received the very sad news last weekend that Dr Seamus Hogan, who joined the School of Government earlier this year, passed away suddenly on Friday. 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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Alumni Award winnersVictoria Alumni Awards honour top achievers

Six top-achieving New Zealanders received a Victoria University of Wellington’s Distinguished Alumni Award at a function in June.

VBS was proud to have three of our alumni among this group: Ian Ferguson, MBE; Alan Isaac, CNZM; and Derek Handley.

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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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Kim FamVBS Research Profile

Professor Kim Fam has looked at factors influencing Muslims when they purchase financial products and services.

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