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Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) Brisbane, Australia| Online
The Master of Business Administration at Griffith University  is fully flexible and can be studied online or face to face in a standard 12 week trimester.
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Overview

An Master of Business Administration from Griffith University is an advanced general management degree designed for managers who wish to develop a solid business foundation, as well as skills and knowledge of cutting-edge business practices for the 21st century.  At Griffith we offer two MBA programs.

In both programs you will study courses in sustainability, accounting and reporting, finance, people management, strategy and innovation and managing change through responsible leadership. Through study you will be equipped with an understanding of the key functional areas within a business and the challenges facing businesses. If you choose the fully flexible option you can choose to focus your electives in a particular area for example, finance, marketing or supply chain management. You can also choose to complete a major in Public Policy. Courses offered as part of the Public Policy major provide the breadth and depth of public management skills to advance your career both within the public sector and the private-public sector interface. The accelerated online MBA program has twelve set courses and no electives.

Career opportunities

Completing our MBA will equip you with responsible leadership skills and a thorough understanding of sustainable business practices, so you will be confident to respond to constant changes in the business world on any career path you choose.

This program opens doors to senior management and leadership opportunities in the public and private sectors. Or, if you are more of an entrepreneur, our MBA sets you up with the skills you need to start your own business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainability and Systems Thinking 
  • Marketing 
  • Finance 
  • Accounting and Reputing 
  • Economics 
  • Business Law 
  • Managing Change Through Responsible Leadership 
  • People Management 
  • Strategy and Innovation 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      up to 18 months

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      International students: 3 years part-time (online only)

  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

CRICOS-011433F

  • hold any Bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA of 4.5 (using a 7.0 point scale) and have a minimum of three years equivalent full-time work experience post-degree which includes: two years of relevant work experience and one year in a role demonstrating leadership experience
  • hold a Griffith Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (or an equivalent qualification) with a minimum GPA of 4.5. Students with a Griffith Graduate Certificate in Business Administration will receive 40 credit points of advanced standing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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