Business School a university for the real world

School of Economics
and Finance

With a truly real-world emphasis on research and education programs, our innovative approach to teaching is linked directly to the employability of our students.

About us

The School of Economics and Finance is proud to be home to a number of academics who are world-class scholars in their areas of research. Research-based teaching is our mission and we place great care in delivering updated and state-of-the art curricula to our students.

We offer undergraduate courses in finance and economics with specialised options that include applied and quantitative economics, a Bachelor of Property Economics as well as a set of elective units in finance. At the postgraduate level, we offer Honours, Masters and PhD research programs, as well as the Master of Business (Applied Finance) program. We work together with other Schools to offer interdisciplinary courses in International Business and Financial Planning.

Courses

Our economics and finance courses are designed to incorporate theory and practical experiences to ensure our graduates are challenged and industry ready.

Our courses

Research

Our research excellence is enhanced by our strong links with leading academic, government and public sector partners.

Economics and finance research

Staff

Meet our academic staff including Head of School and discipline coordinators.

Our experts

Research seminars and conferences

We have a thriving research atmosphere with weekly seminars covering a range of economics and finance topics.

Our events

Visiting academics

Our School is proud to host leading researchers in the fields of economics and finance from around Australia and globally.

Academics visiting us

Connect with us

31 Mar 2020

Humanitarian engineering at the heart of Darshana’s future

Heard of humanitarian engineering?  Put simply, it’s using engineering skills to improve the lives of disadvantaged communities around the world.  And for QUT student Darshana Munasinghe, it’s daily inspiration for his future career.  

6 Mar 2020

Retailers can deal with toilet paper crisis from the bottom up

Toilet paper has become a precious resource thanks to Covid-19. Its intrinsic value has rocketed upwards immensely because it is now scarce, says QUT Acting Director of the Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology (BEST) Professor Rebekah Russell-Bennett.

17 Mar 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS: IACCM Academic Symposiums on Commercial & Contract Management and Law: A Force for Disruption and Change

The International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM) and the Queensland University of Technology Business School have the pleasure of inviting researchers, academics and practitioners to submit an original paper for the IACCM Academic Symposium on Contract & Commercial Management.

15 Nov 2019

QUT Business School hosts teams from around the world for business case competition

The 2019 Australian Undergraduate Business Case Competition (AUBCC) will be hosted by the QUT Business School from 18 - 22 November 2019, with 16 universities from 11 countries participating.

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