Information about the College administrative and executive structure.
The ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE) exists to have a transformative impact on society through advancing knowledge in the fields of business and economics. To do this, today and in the future, we strive to deliver:
- fundamental and high-quality research
- education that draws on research expertise and addresses contemporary issues
- a student experience that promotes academic excellence, engagement and employability
- a positive, supportive and high-performance culture that embraces diversity
- productive partnerships with organisations and alumni
- a meaningful contribution towards reconciliation with Indigenous Australia.
The strength of our international reputation attracts exceptional students from Australia, the Asia-Pacific and beyond. We offer every student the opportunity to develop their strengths and the space to decide how they will make their future mark in the world.
Our graduates gain the knowledge and skills to helm organisations, develop public policy, create new companies and undertake research.
CBE’s reputation attracts exceptional staff; the College’s academic staff are at the forefront of global thinking on issues relating to wealth and wellbeing, strong organisations and the foundational academic theory in all the areas we research.
Located in the nation’s capital, ANU frequently hosts world leaders in many fields. They contribute to our lecture programs and research, and add value to the College experience.
CBE students and staff interact with senior government officials, and contribute to public debates. Through our strong links with industry, we collaborate on research and bring real-world experiences into the classroom and beyond.
#1 in Australia
ANU is Australia's top university and ranked in the top 40 globally.*
*QS World University Rankings 2021
The University’s research agenda is focused on issues that are highly significant for organisations, the Australian economy and society at large, as well as on the ongoing pursuit of excellence in foundation research.
When it comes to producing employable graduates, ANU is number 1 in Australia and 15th globally*.
*The Global University Employability Ranking 2020
ANU has been named the 15th most international university in the world and the most international in Australia.*
*Times Higher Education Rankings: The World's Most International Universities 2021
CBE is committed to working in partnership with business, government and not-for-profit organisations, to achieve real-world results. Our goal is to create a competitive advantage for our partner organisations.
The University’s business and economics precinct is a modern and comfortable environment for both students and world-class researchers. With state-of-the-art classrooms, open meeting spaces and a popular café, the precinct is a welcoming environment to study, research and network.