Business Administration (with specialisations)

Charles Sturt University

M.B.A. On Campus Online
18 months
31936 AUD/year
29056 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Are you ready to galvanise your career in senior management? As one of Australia's most versatile MBA programs, the Master of Business Administration (with specialisations) from Charles Sturt University will help you develop the business and leadership skills that matter to you.


If you're a current or aspiring middle to senior manager, consider the Master of Business Administration (with specialisations) from  Charles Sturt University. 

This degree provides fundamental skills and knowledge so you can effectively manage an organisation, provide leadership and direction to a team of people, manage budgets and finances, guide marketing activities and help set your organisation's strategic direction.

  • Contemporary program

    To ensure the relevance and currency of course content, our academics receive specialist advice through an MBA Advisory Committee, consisting of senior practitioners from a broad representation of sectors, including banking and finance, higher education, technology, human resources, recruitment, health, professional services and government.

  • Customise your studies

    With only three compulsory core subjects in the program, we believe that Charles Sturt University students are given the widest subject choice of any MBA in the country. You can also boost your credentials with a specialisation in accounting and finance, business analysis and operations, entrepreneurship and leadership, leadership marketing, public sector management, or social impact.

  • Practical emphasis

    Advanced leadership, business practice and strategic skills are critical for tomorrow's leaders. Whether you are developing strategic marketing and management plans or identifying human resource management problems and developing creative solutions, our focus on application, experimentation and feedback will provide you with the essential foundation to develop your business and leadership knowledge and skills.

  • Digital convenience

    Our enthusiastic and experienced academics use a range of learning techniques, including online study materials, meetings and forums to ensure study is both practical and convenient.

  • Pathway to the MBA

    Many experienced professionals who wish to complete their MBA believe they can't, because their prior qualifications are only at certificate or diploma level. At Charles Sturt University, we recognise and value your experience. If you've been working for several years, you could be admitted into the MBA via the Graduate Certificate in Commerce

Career opportunities

Charles Sturt University’s innovative MBA is designed to provide you with a whole host of career opportunities. You’ll develop the knowledge and skills for career growth and gain a competitive edge over other applicants in your bid to enter senior management roles. You could also use your qualifications to enter other industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Accounting & Financial Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship Project.
  • Business Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Business Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




96 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements


  • 045877G (CSU Study Centre Sydney)
For entry to the Master of Business Administration 12 subject course applicants are required to have:
  •  an undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian tertiary institution (or equivalent) in a business discipline OR
  •  an undergraduate degree from a recognised Australian tertiary institution (or equivalent) in ANY discipline and relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31936 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31936 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    29056 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29056 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Domestic Online Fee: $26,800
  • International Online Fee: $28,400


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Business Administration (with specialisations)
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