MBA and Graduate Certificate Information Evening

Event details


Date and time

  • Thursday 27 July 2023
    5:30pm - 7:30pm

    5:30pm: Registration
    5:45pm: MBA Quarter Tour
    6:00pm: Presentation
    6:50pm: Networking

    Free parking available


  • Graduates and near graduates
  • Postgraduate students

Event Fee

  • Free


  • Registration is essential
Register here

MBA and Graduate Certificate Information Evening

About this event

Join us for an information evening on Thursday 27 July and find out how you can build your path to business success and leadership. You’ll hear from our MBA Directors, industry leaders, academic staff, students and alumni who are making their mark in business.

We will also be joined by the Chair of Zip Co Limited, Dr Diane Smith-Gander AO who will share her experiences, and how a UWA MBA can help you take your career to the next level.

Register today, and join us to network, learn about our flexible study options, close industry links, life-long learning program, scholarships and how a UWA MBA is the key to unlocking the next move in your career.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is essential.

What to expect 

  • Hear from an industry leader - Dr Diane Smith-Gander AO  
  • Overview of UWA’s MBA programs and Graduate Certificate pathway options 
  • Speak with current students and/or alumni  
  • Meet our friendly academics and find out about various study options    
  • Get helpful application advice  

Industry Speaker

Diane Smith-Gander AO is a professional non-executive director maintaining a diverse portfolio over varying types of entities, industries and geographies. She is an advocate for gender equity and a past president of Chief Executive Women.

Diane is Chair of Zip Co Limited, DDH1, HBF Health Limited and CEDA, the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia.

Diane holds an MBA from the University of Sydney and a BEc from UWA. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), Governance Institute of Australia (GIA) and an adjunct professor of corporate governance at UWA. In 2018 Diane was the Business Award winner in the West Australian of the Year Awards in recognition of her contribution to business in the state and her advocacy for gender equity. She also became an Officer in the Order of Australia in 2019 for services to business, women’s engagement in executive roles, gender equality and the community.




Dianne Smith-Gander