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Master of Business Administration

18 months
25200 AUD/year
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The Master of Business Administration degree from the University of South Australia is designed for experienced managers and enterprising leaders, with a strong practical focus on senior management decision-making.


As part of your studies, you will gain real-world insights through access to academic and industry experts, benefit from a curriculum informed by world-class research, and further your professional practice to maximise your career progression. You will have the opportunity to engage with a diverse cohort of highly experienced peers from a wide range of industry backgrounds in an engaging learning environment.Deepen your expertise in fields such as strategy, marketing, finance, leadership, international business, ethics, governance and sustainability, and gain invaluable learnings you can apply in real time to transform your career.

Career after the Master of Business Administration degree from the University of South Australia

Industry facts

  • Globally, the demand for MBA graduates has risen by 13%.
  • Employers report an 18% growth in jobs available to MBA graduates in the Asia-Pacific - the strongest increase of all regions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Thinking: Concepts and Tools
  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Managerial Finance
  • Managing People and Organisations
  • International Business
  • Strategic Marketing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • There is no closing date for submitting your application


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS CODE: 048635B
Applicants seeking admission to the program will normally have:
  • a) A minimum of three (3) years full time management experience and a recognised university Bachelor degree or equivalent professional qualifications;
  • or
  • b) A Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from the University of South Australia with an average of at least Pass Level 1 (55%) across four (or more) courses, or an equivalent qualification from the University of South Australia or from another recognised university;
  • or
  • c) The Program Director may, under exceptional circumstances, accept candidates with substantial and proven managerial and/or entrepreneurial experience who have demonstrated the potential to meet the learning requirements of the MBA.
  • All applicants are also required to submit a detailed curriculum vitae or equivalent with at least one referee who can validate work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37800 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 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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