Our world is interdependent
We live and work within complex systems. And lots of them are failing too many people. No, one, discipline or organisation can reform them on their own. We need people with the know-how, mindsets and resources to innovate and create change across every industry and profession - together. This is the future of work.
Our courses will help you understand the conditions, levers and possibilities for change, and equip you with the tools to create that change.
At The Yunus Centre we use business and innovation as a means to pursue better outcomes for people, places and our planet. Innovate with us.
Social & Cultural Entrepreneurship (2044IBA)
Explore how innovation approaches can be used for the common good, and the key success factors of delivering both commercial and societal outcomes.
The Business of Changing the World (3038IBA)
Develop your analytical and leadership skills in identifying, analysing and assessing how businesses can contribute to generating positive change and address social, economic, cultural and environmental challenges.
Work Integrated Learning for Impact (3101GBS)
Work integrated learning with impact at it's core! Find out what it's like to work, as a student-team, in a mission-led organisation. You'll gain work experience AND the satisfaction of knowing you've contributed to positive change.
Innovation for Impact (7711IBA)
This course introduces you to the opportunities mission-oriented innovation creates for generating smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. You will embark on designing and evaluating an innovative project that could contribute to responding to challenges as diverse as growing inequality, ageing populations, climate change and declines in biodiversity.
What sort of things will you learn?
Creating Impact Through Enterprise
Get a taste for the types of concepts you'll learn about with The Yunus Centre in this online lecture from Professor of Practice, Alex Hannant (26 min).
How to be a Changemaker
Five experienced social entrepreneurs share what skills you need if you want to create positive impact through business.