The AGSM Master of Business Administration will prepare you for a wide range of general management and executive leadership roles through active learning experiences.

 

Faculty
UNSW Business School
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face (includes blended)
Award
Master of Business Administration
Commencing Terms
Summer Term, Term 1, Term 2, Term 3
Duration
1.7 Year(s)

The AGSM Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a full-time degree designed to prepare you for general management and executive leadership roles in business, government, or not-for-profit organisations. You'll be immersed in active learning experiences and exposed to the practical tools and skills needed to thrive in your professional endeavours. The AGSM MBA combines traditional classroom teaching with case studies and teamwork to develop the next generation of leaders. 

You'll learn from an internationally recognised faculty with industry experience, acquire management insights from current business leaders, and benefit from the knowledge of your fellow students, many of whom have worked for global organisations. The small cohort size, full-time schedule and immersive teaching model ensures you develop a strong network of peers that includes your MBA program colleagues and over 17,000 AGSM global alumni.

Who should choose this MBA?

If you're a professional pursuing senior leadership roles, looking for a career change, or launching a start-up, the AGSM MBA will provide the education and experience needed to succeed in today's accelerated world.

Why study this degree at UNSW?

Your connection with AGSM offers access to a powerful and influential national and international alumni network that will serve you well throughout your career. Our dedicated Career Development Centre supports your goals through personalised support, access to numerous digital tools, and frequent connections with industry.

Once you have completed your MBA at AGSM, you'll be uniquely eligible to apply for the Yale School of Management's Master of Advanced Management (YALE SOM MAM). A good GMAT score is required. If your application is successful, you'll complete a 9-month, full-time residential offering at Yale, and graduate with both the Yale SOM MAM and the AGSM MBA.
 

Program Code
8350
CRICOS Code
006681K
Campus
Kensington
Total Units of Credit (UOC)
96
Indicative Enrolments
107

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An undergraduate degree (or equivalent), at least 2 years work experience, and a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is required for entry into the MBA. 

English language requirements​

 

You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations - this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.

If you’re completing an Australian Year 12 qualification (e.g. NSW HSC or equivalent), you do not need to provide anything extra to prove your proficiency. Your qualification will be used as evidence of your English proficiency.

If you do need to provide evidence of your English proficiency, this will be indicated in your application. You can prove this by providing evidence that you meet one or more of the following criteria:

UNSW Global offers courses and programs designed to help you reach the English language level required for entry into your chosen degree. Different options are available depending on your current English language level. Learn more.

An undergraduate degree (or equivalent), at least 2 years work experience, and a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is required for entry into the MBA. 

International direct entry

English language requirements​


You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations - this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.

If English is not your first language, you’ll need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you can be given an offer to study at UNSW. You can do this by providing evidence that you meet one or more of the following criteria:

UNSW Global offers courses and programs designed to help you reach the English language level required for entry into your chosen degree. Different options are available depending on your current English language level. Learn more.

You'll learn from internationally recognised faculty with industry experience, listen to management insights of current business leaders and benefit from the knowledge of your fellow students, many of whom have worked for global organisations.

The team-based activities hone negotiation skills and accelerate the development of the leadership skills required to work in diverse groups productively. And, of course, creativity and entrepreneurship are qualities that we are committed to encouraging. 

For current and detailed course information, visit the Business Administration Handbook

Potential Careers

  • Consulting
  • Strategy and innovation
  • Business Analyst
  • Brand Manager
  • General Manager Director
  • Entrepreneur

Applications must be submitted through our Apply Online portal. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term. 

Some high-demand programs with limited places may have an earlier application deadline or commencement date. Find out more

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For most international students, applications are submitted via our Apply Online service. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Some high-demand programs with limited places, may have an earlier application deadline or may have an earlier commencement date. For more information visit our international applicant information page.

*If you are an international student studying an Australian qualification, go to the Universities Admission Centre (UAC) for application and UAC key dates. Note: If you are under 18 years of age, you need to make special arrangements. Read more.

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2021 Indicative First Year Fee
$70,200*
2021 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$86,580*

*Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only other fees and charges are not included. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year to enrol, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (8 courses per year).

Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website.

Indicative fees to complete the program have been calculated based on a percentage increase for every year of the program. Fee increases are assessed annually and may exceed the indicative figures listed below.

2021 Indicative First Year Fee
$70,200*
2021 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$88,080*

*Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only other fees and charges are not included. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year to enrol, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (8 courses per year).

Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website.

Indicative fees to complete the program have been calculated based on a percentage increase for every year of the program. Fee increases are assessed annually and may exceed the indicative figures listed below.

Indicative fees to complete the program include tuition plus an estimate of study-related costs of approximately $1,000 per year. To find out more about other costs, visit UNSW International.

 

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