The College of Business, Law and Governance (CBLG) is part of the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies and delivers a range of courses in Cairns, Singapore, Townsville and Brisbane*. It is led by the Dean, Professor David Low and promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research across four key areas:
Formed in 2014 to provide new opportunities and collaborations for both education and research, a primary focus of the College is ethics, sustainability and governance, as well as an understanding of complex business systems. Our courses equip future leaders with life-long skills that have practical applications in the workplace, and are designed with a variety of options to facilitate lifestyle and work commitments, whether it be studying online or on campus, or on a full or part time basis.
Our multi-campus locations and world-class academics bring an international perspective to our teaching and research. Leading-edge postgraduate study areas reflect global industry needs and include international business, sustainable practice, creativity and innovation, political science, and information technology.
Together with our academic agenda, CBLG is proud to support a number of community organisations and initiatives across the Cairns and Townsville regions.
*Brisbane campus is operated by Russo Higher Education.
Championing the return of the front verandah
Tue, 28 Jun 2016
Everybody needs good neighbours, and building front verandahs and patios in new urban housing developments may just be the key to that.
Students help revitalise Collinsville
Thu, 2 Jun 2016
Two James Cook University students have created a redevelopment masterplan for Collinsville to help boost the economy and prosperity of the township.
New thinking needed on environmental campaigns
Wed, 1 Jun 2016
James Cook University researchers are fine-tuning better ways to motivate people to look after the environment.
Fri, 13 May 2016
James Cook University is working with Queensland’s Department of Justice and Attorney-General to increase training, work experience and research opportunities in mediation.
JCU to open Cairns City Campus
Fri, 6 May 2016
James Cook University is excited to announce that it will open a campus in Cairns’ CBD.