Macquarie University Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Detailed Information
Business School/Provider Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM), Macquarie University
Duration 140 hours over a 10-week term
Course Code/CRICOS
Delivery Mode Delivered online and on-campus at MGSM North Ryde and Sydney CBD campuses
Commencements January – December
2020 Fees $80,000 Domestic
$80,000 International

Macquarie University MBA Course Overview

Designed to empower, challenge and transform, the Macquarie University MBA will give students the knowledge and skills demanded by the ever evolving global economy. Ranked among the Top 100 business schools in the world (The Economist “Which MBA?” (2018), the program’s flexible study options and choice of elective units lets students tailor their studies to their interests, aspirations and lifestyle.

Macquarie University MBA Course Structure

The Macquarie University MBA program comprises of 16 course units, including 10 foundation units and six elective units that can be chosen from a broad range of over 40 units.

Through 10 carefully selected foundation units, students will learn how to be effective managers. These units expose students to different general management perspectives, and give expertise needed to help an organisation achieve and sustain competitive advantage.

Core units include:

  • Accounting for Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Strategic Frameworks
  • Information and Decision Analysis
  • Economic Context of Management
  • Financial Management
  • Operations Management
  • Foundations of Management Thought
  • Strategic Management

Students will also complete six elective units. With a wide variety of management subject areas available, students can tailor their program to focus on your management field of interest. Tailor knowledge, expertise and qualifications with six elective units in preferred areas of specialisation or interest:

  • Leadership And General Management
  • Financial Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Management Skills
  • Strategy Logistics And Operations Management
  • Entrepreneurship

What Macquarie University Says

The Macquarie University MBA covers all aspects of management education and includes an ideal mix of theory and real-world experience, from experiential learning in the class room to internships and exchange programs with our academic and corporate partners, both in Australia and globally.


MGSM has received accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Entry Requirements

If a student does not have an undergraduate degree, they can enrol in a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma and then progress to the MBA once they’ve successfully complete each program level. Students will need to have a minimum of five years relevant work experience at a managerial or professional level.


Contact Information
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