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Business, Master

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #43 (QS) Online
The Business program from University of New South Wales aims to develop excellent managers for the public, private and not-for-profit sectors including defence. 


It provides students with an advanced understanding of the concepts and principles that underpin effective management, business decision making and leadership as well as analytical skills they can use throughout their career. The Business program from University of New South Wales combines a core set of business courses. The Strategic Management course is considered a capstone component and students can also select other subjects related to their interests. The degree has the option to do a research-based project that will lead to future research-focused degrees.

Why choose this degree?

With its structure of core and elective units, Master of Business students become professional managers by gaining broad and deep knowledge. You will develop a systems thinking-based approach in your problem-solving ability to successfully manage businesses, which makes this degree different from most others in the market.

Who should choose this degree?

The Master of Business is designed for postgraduate scholars and professional managers wanting to gain a more advanced understanding of the concepts and principles that underpin effective management, business decision making and leadership in organisations.

Career opportunities

  • Manager in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors including defence
  • Business owner and manager
  • Business analyst


The Master of Business at UNSW Canberra is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Business Law

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW. 

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37920 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37920 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    28560 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28560 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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