About the Department

The Department of Management, Sport and Tourism is one of four departments in the La Trobe Business School. Combining high quality research, teaching and business and community engagement, the Department has strengths in areas including but not limited to, human resource management, management information systems, sport management, organisations, international business, leadership, ethics and governance, diversity, social innovation, event management and tourism and hospitality.

Our Mission

Mission statement

La Trobe Business School is a community of students, academics, and professionals committed to enhancing business learning through education and research which is innovative, responsible and engaged.

In addition to being active researchers, members of the Department teach into degrees at both the undergraduate and postgraduate coursework level, and members of the Department who have teaching and research roles are engaged in supervision of Honours and postgraduate research students.

Industry engagement is also a focus within the Department with activities that build students' employability, and create impact in the communities we serve. Through its research, teaching and engagement, the Department is also committed to the promotion of social, economic and environmental responsibility and sustainability in management, business and societal contexts.