Corporate governance



Corporate governance is a company's system of rules, practices and processes and involves balancing the interests of its stakeholders. Offered through Deakin's Master of Business Administration (MBA) as a specialisation, you'll be introduced to basic concepts and board structures as well as governance in Australia and on an international and global level.

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