24 months
42800 AUD/year
39000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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There's never been a better time to build new skills and follow your passion. Apply now to secure your place at the Master of Business Administration (Advanced) from La Trobe University.

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Are you equipped to face the business challenges of the 21st century? As global markets continue to evolve, we need experienced and adaptable business leaders who can make sound decisions, think big and plan for whatever lies ahead.

The Master of Business Administration (Advanced) from La Trobe University accelerates your business career – and our advanced program will take it even further.

Understand the issues facing global businesses and tackle real-world business problems. In this advanced program you'll build the same expertise our MBA is known for – and you'll explore four additional subjects, broadening your career options. Specialise in your business function of choice and expand your expertise.

Be ready to lead in challenging environments with a refined understanding of how to provide good corporate governance. In this MBA, built on the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME), you'll build the expertise to help businesses achieve their economic and sustainability goals.

This accredited degree, which was co-designed by industry partners such as Mercer and Accenture, will help you grow your career. Build a toolkit to combat the emerging challenges of the 21st century as you learn from experienced academics and guest industry lecturers. Establish strong business foundations through evidence-based coursework and absorb yourself in interactive learning.

Career outcomes

When you graduate, you'll be ready to advance your career in an array of industries thanks to your networks, leadership skills and understanding of global corporate governance.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Critical Skills for Success
  • Managing People and Culture
  • Financial Management 
  • Strategic Management 
  • Responsible Leadership 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at La Trobe University and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 080774B 
  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • Minimum three years' relevant managerial experience
  • Applicants with more than eight years relevant managerial experience but without an undergraduate degree may be considered for professional entry. In making an offer of advanced standing to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and/or evidence of employment experience.
  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42800 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    39000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39000 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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