Strategy and planning
Our MBA (Strategy and Planning) offers units in Strategy Capstone, Operations Management, Entrepreneurships (Residential) and Leading Change. You'll learn how to think strategically about an organisation, its industry and competitive position through to operations management and entrepreneurial venture start-ups.
The best online MBA in Australia
Deakin’s online MBA program has just been ranked among the Top 25 in the world – and the best in Australia – by prestigious university rankings organisation QS.
Strategy and planning courses
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Take your strategy and planning skills to the next level and become a leader in the field of business with a higher degree by research.
Deakin Business School (DBS) is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only five per cent of business programs worldwide are AACSB accredited and DBS is one of only three in Victoria.
Our MBA is internationally recognised and EPAS accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development. EPAS is an international quality benchmark for business programs worldwide.
International rating for our business school
Deakin Business School achieved a maximum QS 5-Star Rating for Facilities, Internationalisation and Diversity, Teaching and Student Quality and the Engagement and Program Strength for its MBA.
Internationally recognised courses
Our MBA and Bachelor of Commerce are also internationally recognised and EPAS accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). EPAS is an international quality benchmark for business programs worldwide.
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