Harry Argyriou hadn’t sat an exam in more than 15 years when he attended an Adelaide MBA Briefing Session and found himself wondering if he could balance his work commitments with studying a Masters degree part time.

Fast forward six years and Mr Argyriou says he not only struck a balance, he made the Adelaide MBA part of his lifestyle.

Addressing a host of prospective students at a Briefing Session on June 18, Mr Argyriou was met with rounds of laughter and nods of acceptance as he recalled the invaluable opportunities he enjoyed while studying an Adelaide MBA – from networking with local industry leaders to gaining hands-on experience in the European market as the economic crisis unfolded in Greece. (more…)

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Adelaide MBA graduate Dianne Janes is set to touch down in South Sudan next month following her appointment as the Country Director for BBC Media Action – the development arm of the BBC.

Ms Janes, who will finish up as the General Manager and Executive Officer of the Adelaide University Union within the next month, said while it is easy for people to look at South Sudan and be overwhelmed by the issues the country is facing, she prefers to see “a set of opportunities both for the people of South Sudan and those of us who are working with them”. (more…)

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A big congratulations to Adelaide MBA Alumnus and Yahoo 7 Chief Financial Officer Penny Diamantakiou who won the 2015 Telstra NSW Business Women’s Corporate and Private Award!

See her acceptance speech here:

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After graduating with a Master of Business Administration, Mark Mathers opened ‘Munch at Mine’. Read his story on starting a business while protecting the downside. Mark Mathers – Munch at Mine

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The Adelaide Business School believes that in order to give our MBA students the Adelaide Advantage, it is essential that they have the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills through self-development; that they are networked and connected with industry and that they interact with business leaders to build capability through mentoring. As a result, The […]

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by Ryan Kris This winter I was lucky to migrate north of the border, spending three weeks in Denmark studying for my final MBA elective during an abnormally warm Nordic summer. I attended Aarhus University for their Summer University program, undertaking a subject called Using Digital Technologies for Competitive Advantage.           […]

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The Business School will hold an Adelaide MBA Pre-Application Briefing Session on Wednesday 22 October 2014, at 6.00 pm. This session will be held at the Adelaide Central Markets, Level 1 Private Kitchen/Dining Room. Entrance via Lifts or stairwell next to Zuma’s cafe (look out for MBA Banner on ground floor). Attend to learn more […]

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by Anthony Roddam Monday, 23 June – Week 1 Before commencing the European Summer School of Advanced Management (ESSAM), I spent a week travelling to a couple of cities in Europe; making the most out of the long flight across from Adelaide. I was glad that I arrived in Europe several days before the course […]

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By Paula Michelle The 6 weeks from 01 June to mid July 2014 ranks among the highlights of my life so far; no mean call for a ‘mature’ student with more than a few life experiences under my belt.  Fortified by the wisdom of 11 MBA subjects, I landed in France on the last Sunday […]

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by Suzana Bogosavljevic I’ve wanted to study overseas for a long time and when I realised it was possible within the MBA degree I was determined to take up the option. Then finding out that I had a chance to study in the UK, going from Loughborough to London to Glasgow as part of ESSAM, […]

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