MEET OUR STUDENTS
Inspirational individuals who have already chosen the MBA as part of their career trajectory talk about their experiences.
Events and information sessions
Here you will find out about information sessions, MBA and Postgraduate Diploma community events, and key academic dates.
On the first Monday, of most months, we host an information evening about the programmes we offer. You will hear from teaching faculty and our Business Development Manager about what to expect along with details about the pathways available to you.
Feel free to bring a friend, partner or colleague. Light refreshments will be provided.
|Venue:||The University of Auckland Business School|
|Owen G Glenn Building*
12 Grafton Road, Auckland
Parking is available in the Sir Owen G Glenn Buildingat a $6 flat rate after 5pm. Access to the car park is via Grafton Road, opposite Stanley Street.
|2020 Connect! session dates|
|10 February||MBA or PGDipBus – What’s right for you?||Register now|
|9 March||MBA or PGDipBus – What’s right for you?||Register now|
|4 May||MBA or PGDipBus – What’s right for you?||Register now|
|8 June||MBA or PGDipBus – What’s right for you?||Register now|
*Please check the room allocation on the venue noticeboard next to the Level 1 OGGB Reception desk for each Connect! session.
Our half day MBA Taster will give you a taste of what you can expect during an MBA lecture session, including class discussions, case analyses and networking.
Join us for an afternoon of short sharp lectures from our world class teaching Faculty, meet recently qualified Alumni and other prospective students considering our MBA. See attached the programme from our June 2019 event. The MBA Taster costs $50 and places are strictly limited.
In Business – GSM Series
Our ‘In Business – GSM series’ is a forum for our MBA students, alumni, staff and the business community to connect, hear from inspiring business leaders and access the latest evidenced-based research from our faculty.
|Madeline Newman, independent financial services consultant|
|Dame Rosanne Meo|
|Vanessa Sorenson, Enterprise Director, Microsoft New Zealand|
|Lisa Norton, Senior Manager Airport Resources, Air New Zealand|
|Imran Sadiq, Technical Director at Lancom Technology|
|Dr Lance O’Sullivan, Māori doctor, author, speaker and former New Zealander of the Year|
|Chris Morrison, founder of Phoenix Organics|
|Jean-Michel Fournier, CEO of Les Mills Media|
|Shane Anselmi, founder of the Overland Footwear Group|
|Peter Thomas, Managing Director at Fuji Xerox New Zealand|
|Andrew Barnes, founder of Perpetual Guardian|
|Dr Julia Fehrer, Lecturer in Digital Marketing, Graduate School of Management|
University of Auckland MBA Alumni Club (AMBAAC)
AMBAAC was founded in 2012 by our alumni to help fellow graduates maximise the value of their MBA degrees and is governed by an independent alumni board.
AMBAAC’s objectives are:
- Continuous learning
- Build powerful networks
- Contribute to the growth of the New Zealand economy
Each year AMBAAC hosts for its members workshops, case studies, masterclasses and boardroom discussions.
Graduates from the MBA programme can join AMBAAC via our online registration form. Once registered you will be invited to join the AMBAAC LinkedIn group.