Why choose us?
Business is now a global activity, and graduates seeking successful careers in business and commerce require not only knowledge of business principles and practices, but also skills such as critical thinking, leadership and a capacity to adapt to change.
We provide programs in which students learn about the fundamental areas of business as well as new methodologies and trends. Our programs place strong emphasis on employment-relevant skills as well as sustainability concepts and practices through our association with the United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education. Our programs are continually revised to reflect changes in the business environment and international developments in business and commerce education.
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Our staff have a strong international focus and a distinguished teaching capability. We are well known for our unique support for student learning. The School has a strong research profile which supports our academic programs. It is responsive to regional, national and international issues.
Our teaching and academic staff are committed to delivering student-centred high-quality learning and teaching experiences, that are closely linked to and reflect contemporary business needs and contexts. We provide supportive, flexible options for you to study at our campuses, or via online delivery, or a combination of campus-based and online study.
Associate Professor Bob O'Shea, Acting Dean, Federation Business School
Our positioning and identity statement
The world needs a new kind of business leader – Federation Business School is committed to nurturing and supporting future leaders who will create a better world.
Our students are able to take advantage of our relationships with industry through programs such as Enactus@FedUni, our Industry Placement Program and various internship programs. Our Work Integrated Learning (WIL) courses are critical in that they afford our students an opportunity to apply what they learn in real world contexts.
Business Excellence awards
Federation Business School is the major sponsor for three local regional Business Excellence awards. Business Excellence awards are a significant contributor to the promotion of excellence in business and we are very proud to be part of these annual events.
After these award ceremonies have taken place, the School delivers a free seminar to all the participants and/or winners to help grow and engage their businesses.
For further information on these awards, please visit their respective websites below:
- Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards
- Federation Business School Gippsland Business Excellence Awards
- Federation Business School East Gippsland Business Excellence Awards
Federation Business School student awards
The Awards for Excellence recognises and rewards exceptional performance by students for outstanding academic performance and/or behaviours that align with the School’s values and principles. Awards are sponsored by Federation Business School staff members, local businesses, and councils, culminating in a presentation night where our fortunate students get to directly engage with these organisations.
To find out more about our student awards, or to nominate a student for exemplary efforts, please visit the student awards page.