Graduations & prizes

Graduations

The AGSM @ UNSW Business School attach great importance to your MBA program graduation as it represents a celebration of your academic achievement, and your commitment to developing your career.

We view your graduation as the beginning of a rich and rewarding partnership which will provide the mutual benefits and support that a commitment to lifelong learning inspires. For information on graduation deadlines, ceremony dates and what happens at the ceremony please visit myUNSW.

Prizes

The following prizes are awarded to students in the AGSM MBA Programs:

AGSM MBA (Executive)

Director’s Prize - Strategic Management Year
This prize is awarded to the top two performers across the Strategic Management Year.

Dean’s Prize
This prize is awarded to the student who had the best performance in Stage one of the MBA (Executive).

The Clifton’s Prize for Outstanding Achievement in the AGSM MBA (Executive) Program
This prize is awarded in recognition of the top student in the graduating class in the AGSM MBA (Executive) Program.

AGSM MBA

MBA Integritas Award
This award is the AGSM MBA Program’s most prestigious award for students who have completed the full-time AGSM MBA program. The award recognises those students who have demonstrated leadership, honesty, integrity and the value of collegiality over competition and have through their actions, made a significant contribution to the learning experience of fellow students and the broader community of the Business School and the AGSM MBA Programs Program. This is awarded by the Integritas Committee.

Carla Zampatti Prize
This prize is awarded in conjunction with the MBA Integritas Award for Excellence in Community leadership in the AGSM MBA Program. This financial prize is awarded to the recipient of the Integritas award.

Ariel Prize
This prize is awarded to a student within the full-time AGSM MBA Program for the best performance throughout their AGSM MBA, and who is over 35 years old at the time of program completion.

Graduate Management Association of Australia Incorporated Prize
This prize is awarded to a student within the full-time AGSM MBA Program for the best performance in Negotiations and Strategy.

Australian Finance Conference Prize
This prize is awarded to a student within the full-time AGSM MBA Program for the best performance in Finance.

Australian Institute of Company Directors’ Prize
This prize is awarded to a student within the full-time AGSM MBA Program for the best performance in the core courses.

Boston Consulting Group Prize
This prize is awarded to a student within the full-time AGSM MBA Program for the best performance in strategy.

AGSM MBT

Alumni Prize

The prize is awarded each Semester to the top student in each of the capstone courses.

2014 prize and award winners

Master of Business Administration (Executive)

  • Director’s Prize-Strategic Management Year: Turnbull Kristen Louise, Zaki Amir
  • Dean's Prize: Barker Adam
  • AGSM Alumni Association Prize - MBA (Executive): Zaki Amir

Master of Business Administration

  • MBA Integritas Award: Kane Virginia
  • Carla Zampatti Prize: Kane Virginia
  • Ariel Prize: Taylor Julian Tylney
  • Australian Finance Conference Prize: Mayeres Frederik
  • Boston Consulting Group Prize: Murphy Daniel John
  • AGSM Alumni Management Project Prize: Chawla Yogesh, Yadav Sumit, Muñoz Revello Enrique. Mahindra Shipra, Saavedra Pedro, Heydenrych Sean, McMillan Thomas

Master of Business and Technology

  • MBT Alumni Prize for Strategic Management of Business and Technology: McLean Caroline Alexandra
  • MBT Alumni Prize for Management of Innovation and Technical Change: McLean Caroline Alexandra, Duffin Sian Michele

2013 prize and award winners

    Master of Business Administration (Executive)

  • Director’s Prize-Strategic Management Year: Dossetor Simone Ella, Devereux Hannah
  • Dean's Prize: Nguyen Theodore
  • AGSM Alumni Association Prize - MBA (Executive): Dossetor Simone Ella

Master of Business Administration

  • MBA Integritas Award: Padilla Camille Rae
  • Carla Zampatti Prize: Padilla Camille Rae
  • Ariel Prize: Blanes Sandrine Nicole Jacqueline
  • Australian Finance Conference Prize: Abdelhadi Najeeb Saleh Jawdat
  • Boston Consulting Group Prize: Abdelhadi Najeeb Saleh Jawdat, Alexia Combet
  • AGSM Alumni Management Project Prize: Lo Yuan-Shao, Malviya Bhavna, Rathee Kapil, Vaidyanathan Vivek, Vidaller Sevil Irene