18 months
42800 AUD/year
33600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Business Information Systems program at Monash University prepares you for careers in systems design, planning and management, as well as knowledge and information management. You gain the expertise to design solutions to business information problems, and to offer strategic guidance to organisations that will enhance their management and governance.

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The Business Information Systems program at Monash University  caters to students from a variety of backgrounds. If you do not have previous training in IT, the course includes preparatory units that will give you the IT knowledge needed for the remainder of the course. However, if you already have a degree in IT, you can accelerate your study with an exemption from these preparatory units, or perhaps study further elective units in areas of your choice.

The course gives you an opportunity to explore a wide range of areas, from enterprise systems, information systems design, and business intelligence to IT strategy and project management.

Career opportunities

The highly flexible course structure opens up a variety of career opportunities. Graduates of the program will be expected to play leading professional roles in the field locally and overseas.


The MBIS is accredited with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systems analysis and design
  • Programming foundations in Java
  • Project management
  • Enterprise systems
  • IT research methods
  • Data in society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 079053A

Entry level 1: 

  • An Australian undergraduate degree, not necessarily in IT, with at least a 60% average, or a qualification deemed by the faculty to be a satisfactory equivalent.

Entry level 2:

An Australian undergraduate degree in a cognate discipline with at least a 60% average, relating to information systems or with an information systems major, with completed studies in:

  • basic programming
  • basic database theory
  • systems analysis and design

plus an understanding of the major enterprise IT applications and their architectures, including enterprise/transaction processing systems and analytical/ business intelligence systems or qualification deemed by the faculty to be a satisfactory equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42800 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    33600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 AUD per year during 18 months.

Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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