The School of Business and Law offers the opportunity to participate in competitions at a national and international level. Students are required to utilise the skills they have acquired at university to compete against students from other institutions providing opportunities for networking, skill development and personal growth.
- Share Market Semester 1 Challenge You will have the freedom to invest in any company that is listed on the Australian stock market and learn more about how the stock market works using Stock-Track software. This game will run during the mid-year break. Participating in this game, will enable you to identify what industries has bounced back stronger from an economic downturn than others and what other opportunities came from a world that has shifted to a more online way of operating.
- All In: Business after COVID-19 We're challenging Business and Law students at ECU, Curtin and Murdoch, to develop business solutions to combat the after effects of COVID-19. What can be done to ease the pressures people now face and how can we rebuild the business sector?
- Gujarat National Law University International Moot Court Competition (GIMC)GIMC was launched in 2009 with the objective of creating a platform for testing the legal acumen and potential of law students globally. For a decade, GIMC has served as a unique platform for law students to explore nuances of international trade law and hone their research and advocacy skills.The competition takes place annually at the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) which is a premier Indian institute of legal education, set up in 2003 with the intent of raising the bar of legal education in the country.
- Australian Law Students Association (ALSA) The Australian Law Students Association (ALSA) Conference is held annually, and provides a forum for law students across Australia, New Zealand and Singapore to network and compete with one another in a range of events.
- CFA Institute Research Challenge The CFA Institute Research Challenge is an annual global competition that provides participants with hands-on mentoring and intensive training in financial analysis. The challenge offers students the opportunity to engage with industry experts, compete with universities from all around the world, and gain real world experience as all competitors are held to the standard of the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct.
- Law Program Consultative Committee (lPCC) Paper The Law Program Consultative Committee Paper is open to students of Torts II and Criminal Law II. Students compete for the honour of presenting their academic paper to a gathering of the Law Program Consultative Committee on a topic of contemporary importance.
- Law Asia The Law Asia mooting competition participants taking part in simulated court proceedings, focusing on the application of the law to a common set of evidence based assumptions in international commercial arbitration.
- Sir Harry Gibbs National Mooting Competition The Sir Harry Gibbs National Mooting Competition is an annual event that is based in the T.C. Berne School of Law, University of Queensland. It has been run since 2001. The competition brings together universities from around Australia to test three areas of their mooting skills including; best submission, best speaker, and overall winner. The competition is based on a topical constitutional law question. The School of Business and Law conducts its own in-house competition to select the team to represent ECU at the event.
- Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration MootThe Vis Moot is an annual mooting competition that aims to foster the study of international commercial law and arbitration for resolution of international business disputes through its application to a concrete problem of a client and to train law leaders of tomorrow in methods of alternative dispute resolution. It takes place in Vienna. The Vis Moot (East) is a sister moot to the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot that takes place in Hong Kong.