Prizes in UNSW Business School

This page lists all prizes awarded by the UNSW Business School.

 

Faculty prizes

The Dean’s Award (C4K10I)
For the top performance in a Masters Coursework program in the UNSW Business School.

  • Certificate

The Dean's Award - Stage 1  (C2K08A)
For academic excellence.

The Dean's Award - Stage 2  (C3K08A)
For academic excellence.

The Dean's Award - Stage 3  (C4K08A)
For academic excellence.

The Michael Burgess Prize – Stage 1 (G0434E)
For the top performing undergraduate student with the highest Weighted Average Mark (WAM).

  • $750

The Michael Burgess Prize – Stage 2 (G0437E)
For the top performing undergraduate student with the highest Weighted Average Mark (WAM).

  • $1500

The Michael Burgess Prize – Stage 3 (G0435E)
For the top performing undergraduate student with the highest Weighted Average Mark (WAM) and who has demonstrated excellent leadership qualities.

  • $2500

The UNSW Business School Research Fair Prize – 1 (G0433I)
For the best Higher Degree Research Poster.

  • $500

The UNSW Business School Research Fair Prize – 2 (G0431I)
For the best Undergraduate Research Poster.

  • $500

The UNSW Business School Research Fair Prize – 3 (G0432I)
For the best Honours Presentation.

  • $500 

The UNSW Business School Research Fair Prize – 4 (G0434I)
For the best Honours Research Poster.

  • $500 

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School of Accounting

The CPA Australia Corporate Accounting Prize (C00723)
For the best performance in ACCT5942 Corporate Accounting and Regulation.

  • $500

The CPA Australia Prize For Year 1 (C0070U)
For the highest aggregate in ACCT1501 Accounting and Financial Management 1A and ACCT1511 Accounting and Financial Management 1B by a student majoring in the School of Accounting.

  • $500

The CPA Australia Prize For Year 2 (C0071U)
For the best performance in ACCT2542 Corporate Financial Reporting and Analysis majoring in Accounting.

  • $500

The CPA Australia Prize For Year 3 (C0072U)
For the best performance in ACCT3583 Management Accounting 2 or ACCT3593 Management Accounting 2 (Honours)

  • $500

The Financial Management Association of Australia Prize in Accounting (C5K32A)
For the best performance in ACCT3563 Issues in Financial Reporting and ACCT3573 Issues in Financial Reporting and Analysis (Honours).

  • $500

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School of Risk & Actuarial Studies

The Finity Consulting Prize (C0561U)
For the best performance in the courses ACTL4001 Actuarial Theory and Practice A, ACTL4002 Actuarial Theory and Practice B, ACTL4303 Research Methods in Risk and Actuarial Studies or ACTL5100 Actuarial Theory and Practice A, ACTL5200 Actuarial Theory and Practice B and ACTL5303 Asset-Liability Management.

  • $1000

The KPMG Actuarial Prize in Data Analytics (C3392E)
For the best performance in ACTL3142 Actuarial Data and Analysis in the Bachelor of Actuarial Studies or Bachelor of Actuarial Studies (Co-op) program.

  • $500

The UniSuper Prize (C0460E)
For the best performance in ACTL3191/ECON3114 Superannuation and Retirement Benefits.

  • $500

E S Wolfenden Memorial Prize (C0074U)
For the best performance in Actuarial Studies Honours Year (Coursework and Thesis).

  • $1000

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School of Banking & Finance

Financial Management Association of Australia Prize in Banking and Finance (C5K31A)
For the best performance in FINS3625 Applied Corporate Finance.

  • $500

The FPA Prize in Financial Planning (C5K33E)
For the best performance in FINS5537 Financial Planning, Advice and Ethics.

  • $1000

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School of Taxation & Business Law

The CPA Australia (NSW Division) Prize (C0962A)
For the best performance by a graduating student in the Master of International Taxation or Master of Taxation (International Taxation).

  • $1000

The Gordon Cooper AM Memorial Prize in Capital Gains Tax (B6108I)
For the best performance in TABL5515 Taxation of Capital Gains in a Masters program.

  • $750

The KPMG prize (L0960A)
For the best performance by a graduating student in the Master of Taxation (excluding the International Taxation or Taxation and Financial Planning specialisations).

  • $1000

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School of Economics

The Productivity Commission Prize (C0692E)
For the best performance in ECON3101/ECON530 Markets and Frictions.

  • $500

 

School of Information Systems, Technology & Management

The Professor M Weinstock Memorial Prize -1 (C0472E)
For the most innovative completed PhD of the year.

  • $1000

The Professor M Weinstock Memorial Prize - 2 (C0471E)
For the most innovative Honours thesis of the year.

  • $1000

School of Marketing

The Peter D Walker Prize in Marketing (C0437P)
For the best performance in MARK6102 Creativity, Innovation and Change in Marketing in the Master of Marketing program at the UNSW Business School.

  • $1000

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School of Management

The Julia Moore Prize in Industrial Relations (C0234U)
For the best performance in the Industrial Relations core course MGMT2705 in the School of Management.

  • $500

The Professor Chung Sok Suh Memorial Prize (C0485I)
For the best performance in a undergraduate International Business major.

  • $1500

 

 

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Centre for Social Impact

The Anton Mischewski Design for Social Innovation Prize (C4K11E)
For exceptional performance in the Design for Social Innovation course.

  • $2000

The Lusthaus Prize - Term 1 (G0436E) 
For the best academic performance in COMM1000 Creating Social Change: From Innovation to Impact.

  • $500

The Lusthaus Prize – Term 2 (G1436E) 
For the best academic performance in COMM1000 Creating Social Change: From Innovation to Impact.

  • $500

The Lusthaus Prize - Term 3 (SI001E) 
For the best academic performance in COMM1000 Creating Social Change: From Innovation to Impact.

  • $500

The Lusthaus Prize – Summer (G0431E) 
For the best academic performance in COMM1000 Creating Social Change: From Innovation to Impact.

  • $500

AGSM MBA programs

The AGSM MBA Director's Prize For the MBA (Executive) (G0450P)
For the two top performers across the capstone year of the AGSM MBA (Executive) Program.

  • $500 each

The Anita Prabhu Women Leaders in Business Award (G0451P)
For female alumni who demonstrate entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and business acumen.

  • $1000

The Ariel Prize (G0404P)
For the best performance throughout the AGSM MBA full-time program by a student over the age of 35 years at the time of completion of the program.

  • $500

The Australian Graduate School of Management Dean's Scholars (G0452I)
For academic excellence.

  • Certificate

The Australian Graduate School of Management Highest Achievement Prize (G0450I)
For academic excellence.

  • Certificate

Australian Graduate School of Management Merit List Prize (G04511)
For academic excellence.

  • Certificate

The Baume et Mercier MBA Excellence Prize (G0455E)
For the best performing male and female AGSM student in the full-time MBA program across all full-time MBA core courses.

  • Baume et Mercier Watch

The Dean's Prize (G0411P) 
For the highest average in the Graduate Diploma of Management courses.

  • $500

The Integritas Prize  (G0425P)
For the AGSM MBA graduate in the full-time program who has demonstrated leadership, honesty, integrity and the value of collegiality in scholarship over competition, and has, through their actions, made a significant contribution to the learning experience of fellow students and the broader community of the UNSW Business School and the AGSM.

  • program Medal, framed citation and a prize awarded by the Dean of the Faculty

The MBAX Prize (G0460I)
Awarded to the top performer in their Specialisation in the Capstone course in the MBA (Specialised) program 8625.

  • $500

The MBAX Director's Prize (G0465I)
Awarded to the top performer in Strategic Management of Business Technology in the Master of Business Administration (Specialised) program 8625

  • $500

The Professor Wanbil Lee Prize for Ethical Leaders in Business (G0453E)
For AGSM students and alumni who demonstrate entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and business ethics which are reflected in active ethical practice within their workplace.

  • $1000

 

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