18 months
46700 AUD/year
36700 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.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


96 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

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  • 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

  • CRICOS code: 079053A  

Entry level 1: 

  • An Australian bachelor  degree, not necessarily in IT, with at least a 60% average, or a equivalent qualification approved by the faculty.

Entry level 2:

An Australian bachelor degree in a cognate discipline* with at least a 60% average, or equivalent qualification approved by the faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46700 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    36700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36700 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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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