12 months
20100 AUD/year
20100 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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A Master of Leadership from Deakin University is suitable for students progressing from the Graduate Certificate of Leadership.   

Visit the official programme website for more information


In addition to completing the core units, successful students will complete ten professional practice credentials plus a research capstone unit, where students undertake a workplace-based research project on leadership.

Recognise the capabilities displayed by pivotal leaders, through integration of theoretical investigation and professional practice, within this specialist program. Learn to drive results while engaging others in the journey and transforming an organisation to deal with technology disruption, changing customer needs and turbulent external environments.   

The emphasis for this Master of Leadership from Deakin University is on developing relevant skills, contemporary knowledge, and real experience, to develop the business leaders of tomorrow.


Delivered wholly online, this program makes it ideal for busy professionals who want to study and immediately apply the knowledge and skills obtained through the unit, in their own workplace. 

The Professional Practice Credential Assessment complements this course, where students provide evidence of their knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience for assessment, to obtain a suite of credentials that recognise their professional expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership Practice with Impact 
  • Leadership Challenges
  • Leadership Research Project  

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


4 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum admission criteria:

  • Bachelor degree and at least five years of relevant work experience* OR
  • Associated Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
CRICOS Provider Code 00113B.   

Tuition Fee

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    20100 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20100 AUD per year during 12 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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