Accounting and Information Systems
Information systems is the study of the design, implementation, management, and use of information technology applications in organizations. Relatedly, Accounting is the study of external and internal financial reporting systems, and the auditing of those systems.
UBC's Finance Group ranks among the leading finance groups in the world in terms of both research and teaching. The research interests of the Finance Division cover most major topics and methodologies in financial economics.
Marketing and Behavioural Science
The Marketing and Behavioural Science Division at UBC Sauder School of Business is a recognized leader in Canada in the discipline of marketing. We are a dynamic group of scholars and business professionals with expertise in a variety of fields including marketing channels, marketing research, pricing and promotions, services, social marketing, and consumer behaviour.
Operations and Logistics
Every organization either manufactures a product, or provides a service, or both. "Operations" refers to the part of the organization that actually produces the product or service, while "logistics" refers to the part of the organization that delivers the product or service to the customer.
Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources
The OBHR Division focuses on many aspects of the employment relationship, including the culture of organizations, managing organizational change, the roles and skills of managers, the development of human resources, labour-management relations, and international human resource management.
Strategy and Business Economics
UBC's Strategy & Business Economics Division specializes in entrepreneurship, industrial organization, international business, urban land economics, and public policy.
Decision Insights for Business & Society
DIBS is a behavioural research and policy solutions initiative at the UBC Sauder School of Business. Our mission is to improve the outcomes across major social challenges by improving our understanding of decision-making and helping people make better choices—choices that are better for the individual and better for the world.
Entrepreneurship & Innovation
A hub of thought leadership in innovation, the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group brings together researchers and lecturers from across UBC Sauder to develop synergies in their work and improve teaching.
Law and Business Communications
The Law and Business Communications group brings together two important aspects of business that run through virtually every business field and hence every business career.