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Master of Business

Educating leaders in Defence, government & industry
This exciting master's program aims to provide students with an advanced understanding of the principles that underpin what it means to be an effective business leader. Unlock a career path that could take you anywhere. You’ll learn the skills needed to join ADF, the nonprofit sector or work in the private or public sector. Designed for graduates, this program will propel your career in whatever sector you choose.
Commencing Terms
Semester 1 & 2
Duration
1 Year(s)
Delivery Mode
Online
Campus
Canberra
Codes
Program code 8388
CRICOS code -
Entry Requirements
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Fees
2024 Indicative first year full fee
$34,500*
2024 Indicative full fee to complete degree
$34,500*
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Overview

The Master of Business at UNSW Canberra is a forward-thinking, industry-focused degree purpose-built to unlock your personal and professional ambitions and refine your leadership skills. Designed for graduates and young professionals, this program aims to develop excellent managers for the public, private and not-for-profit sectors including Defence.  

This Master program will expose you to cutting-edge business knowledge, give you practical experience applying theory to real-world commercial challenges and provide you with access to unique global opportunities. With an advanced understanding of the concepts and principles that underpin effective management, business decision making and leadership in organisations, you’ll be well-equipped to succeed in an increasingly complex global business environment. 

The UNSW Canberra School of Business is an accredited member of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Only 5% of university business programs worldwide are AACSB accredited.

 

Program Code
8388
Campus
Canberra
Total Units of Credit (UOC)
48
Indicative Enrolments
349.0

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Entry requirements

Please refer to the UNSW Handbook for the Entry Requirements. 

Please refer to the UNSW Handbook for the Entry Requirements. 

Program structure

To complete the requirements of a Master of Business, students must complete at least three core courses in addition to five other courses in the Schedule for the Master of Business program. 

Students may, with the approval of the Postgraduate Coordinator, complete up to two courses (12 UOC) from other coursework programs of equivalent academic standard. 

For further program details, please visit the UNSW Handbook

Please Note: Course offerings and the Intensive Delivery Mode (IDM) courses can vary throughout the year - contact School for details. 

Full program structure

Potential careers

  • Manager in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors including defence
  • Business owner and manager
  • Business analyst

Accreditation

The Master of Business at UNSW Canberra is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

How to apply

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 and Faculties 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.

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Fees & Scholarships

2024 Indicative First Year Full Fee
$34,500*
2024 Indicative Full Fee to Complete Degree
$34,500*

*Fees are subject to annual review (or when required) by the University and may vary accordingly.

Indicative fees are a guide only and have been calculated based on the typical enrolment patterns of students undertaking the program. The indicative fees listed here is an estimate for tuition only and excludes non-tuition fees and charges. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year of enrolment, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (48 units of credit (UOC) per year).

You should not rely on indicative fees as fee increases are assessed when required and may exceed the indicative figures listed here. Actual fees are calculated on enrolment. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website.

2024 Indicative First Year Fee
$44,500*
2024 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$45,500*

*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 here.

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.

Scholarships


At UNSW, we award over $83 million in scholarships each year. We pride ourselves on rewarding excellence and making university accessible to students from all walks of life. Whether you’re a domestic or international student, our range of scholarships, prizes and awards can support your journey.


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