Master of Business Administration (Executive)

Swinburne University of Technology

18 months
39680 AUD/year
32480 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Master of Business Administration (Executive) at Swinburne University of Technology invites leaders in business to further hone their skills in change, strategic thinking, innovation, entrepreneurship, finance, ethical practice and social responsibility.


Throughout the Master of Business Administration (Executive) at Swinburne University of Technology course, you’ll tackle real-life business scenarios, designed to prepare you for the next step in your career – whether that be a move between management roles, or the leap up into executive leadership.

With a strong focus on innovation and preparation for change, this course gives graduates the skills to confidently navigate the fast-paced world of business.

Course description

This Master of Business Administration (Executive) course focuses on leadership and change, strategic thinking, innovation and entrepreneurship, finance and ethical practices and social responsibility to equip graduates for career satisfaction and success.

The course has a strong focus on solutions to business scenarios and is designed to equip students with the capacity to start new ventures or initiate organisational improvements successfully and to assist students to transition into higher executive management roles with a focus on achieving innovation and business success.

Broadly, our Master of Business Administration (Executive) course is designed to:

  • develop skilled and competent managers and leaders who are entrepreneurially oriented, globally aware and socially conscious in a world of uncertainty, change and complexity
  • meet the demands of business and industry to achieve and sustain international competitive advantage
  • enable students to have more rewarding and satisfying career outcomes.

Our Master of Business Administration (Executive) is focused on developing students’ capabilities to operate in organisationally critical domains of practice that we have identified as fundamental to their own and their organisations’ success in today’s turbulent environment. These domains of practice are not the same as subjects or streams. These domains of practice cover:

  • leadership
  • entrepreneurship and innovation
  • life-long learning

Career opportunities

On completion of the course, students’ career opportunities in business and management will be enhanced. Students will graduate with the skills to lead their organisation towards success, or further their studies in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Information and Managerial Decision Making 
  • Strategic and Entrepreneurial Marketing 
  • Opportunity Discovery, Creativity and Design 
  • Business Finance and Quantitative Analysis 
  • Delivering Innovation and Other High Risk Strategies 
  • Managerial Economics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




150 alternative credits


On Campus

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 095606F

  • A recognised bachelor degree in any discipline PLUS a minimum of three (3) years equivalent full-time relevant managerial experience or
  • successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Business Administration (Executive

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39680 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39680 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    32480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32480 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.


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Master of Business Administration (Executive)
Swinburne University of Technology