18 months
39000 AUD/year
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La Trobe University's industry-focused Master of Business Administration (Online) will accelerate your business career. Understand the issues facing global businesses, tackle real-world business problems and develop lifelong leadership skills.

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Learn how to provide good corporate governance in challenging environments. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to balance both economic and sustainability outcomes with an MBA built on the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME).

Grow your career with this accredited degree, co-designed by industry partners such as Mercer and Accenture. You'll learn from experienced academics and guest industry lecturers who'll give you the tools to combat the emerging challenges of the 21st century. Be absorbed in interactive learning and build your business foundations with evidence-based coursework.

Looking for flexible learning options? Fit your study around work and lifestyle commitments with our flexible timetable. You'll keep your career moving forwards, even while you prepare to step up to the next level. We also offer individualised career support based on your personal aspirations.

Tackle the big issues shaping modern business, such as digitisation, globalisation and corporate governance, and develop lifelong networks through our outstanding industry links and global alumni network.


  • Governance
  • International management
  • Data analytics
  • Applied digital health
  • Cybersecurity
  • Business research

Career outcomes

With the Master of Business Administration (Online) at La Trobe University , your leadership skills, superior networks and understanding of global corporate governance could advance your career in a wide range of industries.

Your future roles could include:

  • General manager
    • Lead the daily operations of a business function, department, or stand-alone business site. Manage operational policies and procedures, and oversee budgets, people and organisational culture.
  • Chief operating officer (COO)
    • Take responsibility for organisational growth. Increase efficiencies by developing superior procedures and skilfully managing stakeholders.
  • Chief financial officer (CFO)
    • Develop business development strategies that improve profitability, and ensure accounting and auditing meet regulatory requirements.
  • Board director
    • Prepare for directorship roles in both profit and non-profit organisations.
  • Business and management consultant
    • Help businesses identify ways to improve their operations. Lead projects and manage stakeholders to deliver more efficient and effective business outcomes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Making Decisions
  • Applied Marketing
  • Business Application of Analytics
  • Critical Skills for Success
  • Financial Management
  • Managing People and Culture
  • Innovative Strategies for Change
  • Responsible Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Some courses start earlier than the standard semester, term or study period date. Applications for these courses close one week before the course commences.




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code Number 00115M

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • WAM - Weighted Average Mark (WAM) 60%
  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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    39000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39000 AUD per year during 18 months.



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