La Trobe University Master of Business Administration (MBA)

La Trobe University Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Detailed Information
Business School/Provider La Trobe Business School, La Trobe University
Duration 1.5 years Full-time
3 years Part-time
Course Code/CRICOS LMMBA /075421C
Delivery Mode On-campus/Online
Commencements March and July
2021 Fees $58,500 Domestic
$63,000 International

La Trobe University MBA Course Overview

Gain the essential skills needed for success in a rapidly changing business environment.

La Trobe’s Master of Business Administration accelerates your career with a practical, industry-focused approach. Through enterprise learning and the United Nations-backed ‘Principles for Responsible Management Education’ (PRME), you’ll gain the skills and knowledge to balance economic and sustainability outcomes. Flexible learning allows you to fit your study around work and lifestyle commitments.

The La Trobe MBA adopts a practical, industry-focused approach for professionals seeking to accelerate their careers. Taught by highly qualified teaching staff with industry experience, you’ll graduate with the necessary leadership and management skills to excel in a rapidly changing business environment.

La Trobe’s MBA program draws on a range of industry partnerships, placing a strong emphasis on enterprise learning. You’ll study with like-minded professionals who have at least three years’ management experience. The program is a highly flexible course that offers full-time and part-time options, block mode intensives and evening, or online classes. The program is delivered at the following locations; City Campus, Bendigo, Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Shepparton, Mildura and Chisholm-Dandenong.

You’ll cover emerging issues such as digitisation, globalisation and responsible leadership. La Trobe’s MBA program allows you to develop skills in a range of business disciplines such as; business analytics, digital marketing, project management, sports management, entrepreneurship and finance. Subjects apply theory to practice via interactive workshops and industry presentations and cultivate critical thinking with real-world case studies.

La Trobe University MBA Course Structure

The La Trobe MBA comprises of:

  • 12 subjects (eight core and four elective) each worth 15 credit points (180 credit point total).

Additionally, there are two core professional experiences:

  • E-Portfolio (24 hour time requirement) and
  • Boardroom Simulation (24 hour time requirement).

You must complete the two core professional experiences to fulfil the degree requirements. However, they are not credit-bearing, nor fee-bearing.


The Master of Business Administration has EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

Entry Requirements

Academic level:

  • Australian Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)

Required grade average:

  • A weighted average mean (WAM) of 60% or above at third year level.

Work experience (Compulsory):

  • Three years relevant managerial experience.

Alternate entry:

Applicants with more than eight years relevant managerial experience but without an undergraduate degree may be considered for professional entry.


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