James Cook University

M.B.A. On Campus Online
24 months
32720 AUD/year
27320 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Develop advanced leadership skills and learn how to engage across industries, in communities and globally as an effective, critical thinker and leader within an increasingly complex business world with this Leadership program from James Cook University.


Enhance your leadership and career prospects with the Leadership program from James Cook University.

Pursue your passion for effective leadership. Be exposed to a broad range of disciplines and specialist subjects, including entrepreneurship, value creation leadership, cross-cultural management, economics, marketing, and sustainable enterprise.

Learn from like-minded business experts and benefit from an emphasis on modern governance and sustainable and entrepreneurial business practices. You will have the opportunity for real-world networking with highly-influential links to industry and government agencies.

Career opportunities

JCU Master of Business Administration (Leadership) graduates have outstanding leadership skills and are sought-after in a wide range of industries.

Graduates pursue careers in economics, finance, human resource management, marketing, accounting, business law, and information technology.

You could work as a management consultant, marketing manager, market research analyst, investment banker, operations manager, or financial advisor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Law 
  • Marketing Management 
  • Sustainable Enterprise 
  • People in Organisations 
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers 
  • The Changing Business Environment 
  • Economics for a Sustainable World 
  • Managing Strategic Resources and Operations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 095864K

  • Completion of an AQF level 7 degree from James Cook University or another university; or

  • Other qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Dean, College of Business Law and Governance as equivalent to the above.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32720 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    27320 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27320 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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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