Accreditation and awards

La Trobe Business School has a number of courses recognised worldwide through global accreditation, rankings, partnerships and awards.

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A number of Business courses are accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). For a full list visit their website.

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The Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) is accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI).

AMI accreditation

AMI_AccreditedThe Bachelor of Business (Marketing), the Master of Marketing, and the marketing majors of the Bachelor of Business and the Bachelor of Commerce, are accredited by the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI).

CAANZ accreditation

ICAA Logo The accounting degrees and majors are accredited by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ).

CPA accreditation

CPA LogoThe accounting degrees and majors are accredited by Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPA).

EPAS accreditation

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The La Trobe MBA and the Bachelor of Business (Tourism and Hospitality) are both accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) through the prestigious EFMD Programme Accreditation System (EPAS).


The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Shanghai Ranking Consultancy ranks La Trobe Business School in the top 75 for Tourism & Hospitality Management (Shanghai Ranking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018).

ERA ranking

La Trobe Business School ranks in the top 3 universities in Victoria for research in Accounting, Auditing & Accountability, Banking, Finance & Investment, and Tourism (ERA 2015-2016 assessment).

QS ranking

QS LogoLa Trobe Business School subjects rank in the top 150 internationally and top 15 universities in Australia (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018). The online MBA program is positioned fourth in Australia and 46th globally (QS Distance Online MBA Rankings 2018).

CFA partnership

CFA LogoThe Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation is a mark of distinction that is globally recognised by employers, investment professionals, and investors as the definitive standard by which to measure serious investment professionals.