Master of Business Administration (Executive)

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Duration:

1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

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The MBA (Executive) is a generalist management degree designed for experienced managers. The program is multidisciplinary in nature and provides a strategic overview of the key concepts, models and current trends in the core management disciplines including accounting, finance, governance and organisational behaviour. The program allows students to either expand their general knowledge of management practices by undertaking four general management electives or specialise in either an industry (for example - health) or a discipline (for example - finance) via the use of specialist electives.

The Master of Business Administration (Executive) is designed to accommodate professionals who may need to balance the competing pressures of family, work and lifestyle. The course is offered in intensive mode, with each unit delivered over two weekends. The degree is generalist in focus, with units covering the managing of money, people, knowledge, markets and strategy.

The MBA (Executive) includes 6 mandatory units, a selection of 2 specified units, and 4 elective units.

A student who has completed the requirements prescribed for the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Executive) or the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Executive) may exit from the course with the relevant award by arrangement with the Course Coordinator.

Special teaching arrangements can be made for corporate clients who sponsor cohorts.

MBAE Course Guide

1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Deferment

No deferment available.

Course Units (Subjects)

Schedule of Unit Offerings

Start dates for 2019 to be advised.

Important Note on Fees

All costs are calculated using current rates and are based on a full-time study load of 40 credit points (normally 4 units) per semester.

A student’s annual fee may vary in accordance with:

  • the number of units studied per semester;
  • the choice of major or specialisation; and
  • elective units.

The University reviews fees annually.

Have questions about paying for postgraduate study? Learn more about postgraduate costs.

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline and 5 years post-graduation full time (or FTE) work experience of which at least 3 years is in a management/leadership role; OR
  • Graduate certificate in any discipline and a minimum of 5 years full time work experience of which at least 3 years is in a management/leadership role; OR
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a management/leadership role outlined in a portfolio demonstrating knowledge, experience, and skills suitable to the level required for participation in the program.

The MBA (Executive) is a generalist management degree designed for experienced managers. The program is multidisciplinary in nature and provides a strategic overview of the key concepts, models and current trends in the core management disciplines including accounting, finance, governance and organisational behaviour. The program allows students to either expand their general knowledge of management practices by undertaking four general management electives or specialise in either an industry (for example - health) or a discipline (for example - finance) via the use of specialist electives.

The Master of Business Administration (Executive) is designed to accommodate professionals who may need to balance the competing pressures of family, work and lifestyle. The course is offered in intensive mode, with each unit delivered over two weekends. The degree is generalist in focus, with units covering the managing of money, people, knowledge, markets and strategy.

The MBA (Executive) includes 6 mandatory units, a selection of 2 specified units, and 4 elective units.

A student who has completed the requirements prescribed for the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Executive) or the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Executive) may exit from the course with the relevant award by arrangement with the Course Coordinator.

Special teaching arrangements can be made for corporate clients who sponsor cohorts.

MBAE Course Guide

1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Important Note on Fees

Each unit studied in the MBA (Executive) course costs only $3650.