Supply Chain and Logistics Education at the Australian School of Business

 UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

Established in 1949, University of New South Wales (UNSW) has expanded rapidly and now has over 50,000 students, including more than 14,000 international students from over 130 different countries. The University offers more than 300 undergraduate and 600 postgraduate programs, and has developed an extensive network of alumni chapters throughout Asia. UNSW is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight research intensive universities in Australia and a member of the Universitas 21 international consortium.

UNSW has a broad disciplinary base, with Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences; Built Environment; Engineering; Law; Medicine and Science, as well as the College of Fine Arts, [email protected] and the Australian School of Business.

The Australian School of Business (ASB) at UNSW is one of Australia’s leading business schools and is a powerhouse of business education and research in the Asia Pacific region. ASB has a range of programs for undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as research training across nine disciplines including accounting, actuarial studies, business law, economics, marketing, information systems, organization and management, strategy and entrepreneurship and taxation. Also offered is the number 1 ranked AGSM MBA and AGSM Executive Programs.

The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is one of 10 Schools within the Faculty of Engineering at UNSW. With over 1200 students and 70 staff the School is one of the largest of its kind in the country. Due to its size, the School comprises a wide range of disciplines, including Naval Architecture.

Academic Programs

Undergraduate Program

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Naval Architecture: The naval architecture undergraduate degree plan shares its first two years with the other four in the School and no choice is required until third year. The Faculty flexible first year entry allows even more choice of program during the first two semesters. Final year features a concentration on the design of yachts and high-speed craft, two areas in which Australia is doing well, as well as the student's own design project. Many combined degrees are available too, as are postgraduate coursework and research degrees.

Masters Program

  • Master of Commerce (MCom) with Supply Chain and Logistics Specialization: The Master of Commerce has a long and distinguished history of providing high quality, relevant education to graduates who are looking to further develop and broaden their skills and knowledge in business. The Supply Chain and Logistics specialization provides both theoretical and practical guidance on the management of supply chain and logistics functions in increasingly globalised business organizations. It introduces students to the knowledge and tools required to understand and manage logistics and supply chain processes which involve sourcing, producing, storing and transporting goods within and between organizations.
  • This specialization ensures students are equipped with skills and knowledge suitable for a wide range of careers in all industries involving logistics and supply chain functions. Examples include mining and energy, transport and logistics, manufacturing and retail industries. This specialization is also designed to prepare students for a career in business process management.

UNSW Features

UNSW has almost 100 research, teaching program and community centers. Its research centers foster multidisciplinary research and include national centers. UNSW is host to groundbreaking research in fields as diverse as quantum computing, molecular engineering, photovoltaics, robotics, biomedical research, financial markets and design and interactive cinema. It has strong collaborative links with industry and business, consistently performing at the top nationally in Australian Research Council Industry Linkage Grants. UNSW expertise is also regularly sought after by business and government for a wide range of consultancy and training services.

  • Campus: The main UNSW campus is located on a 94 acre site at Kensington, 4.5 miles from the center of Sydney. Other campuses are the College of Fine Arts (Paddington), UNSW@ ADFA (Canberra), and sub-campuses at Randwick and Coogee, as well as research stations around NSW.
  • Accreditation: University of New South Wales is an Australian public university. The Australian School of Business is accredited by EQUIS.
  • Lucy Mentoring Program: Lucy is an innovative leadership program. It inspires, motivates and educates women about the opportunities available for employment and leadership in the public and private sectors. The Program includes an Introductory Information Session followed by a range of mentoring activities, totaling 35 hours in the Mentor’s workplace, and organized to suit individual Mentor-Student commitments.
  • UNSW Advantage Program: The UNSW Advantage program has been developed by UNSW to give our graduates a competitive advantage and improve career prospects and employability. The program currently includes over 500 activities, such as voluntary work, internships and mentoring. The program is designed to help you make the most of your time at UNSW.
  • UNSW Professional Development Program (International Students): The Program consists of two components: A three-day training program on business communication, customer service skills, employer expectations and the recruitment process; and a 50-hour office internship program organized by Careers and Employment and run in various departments at UNSW.
  • [email protected]: [email protected] is an initiative to help you to gain practical workplace experience to enhance your career opportunities. This involves an unpaid internship organized by Careers and Employment and run in various departments at UNSW.
  • International Employment Program: The UNSW International Employment Program provides the link between international employers and UNSW graduates interested in working overseas.
  • Study Abroad Program: UNSW Study Abroad programs offer opportunities for international students to gain credit for courses at their own institutions while studying at UNSW. Study Abroad students have the opportunity to enroll in over 50 academic disciplines at the undergraduate and postgraduate level for a semester or year.
  • Housing: The University of NSW offers a wide range of accommodation, depending on your requirements. There are catered on-campus colleges, self-catered on and off-campus apartments, private rental units in surrounding suburbs as well as numerous short-term options.

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