University of South Australia International Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Detailed Information
Business School/Provider University of South Australia Business School
Duration 2 years full-time
4 years part-time
Course Code/Cricos DMIN/081137A
Delivery Mode On campus & online
Commencements February, July
2019 Fees $57,000 Domestic
$68,200 International

University of South Australia International Master of Business Administration Course Overview

This two-year MBA provides professionals with the advanced knowledge and management skills for international business. It does not require previous work experience.

You will learn about business strategy, international trade, global marketing across borders and managing across cultures. Courses are designed in consultation with industry professionals, so you’ll learn through real-life case studies and develop the knowledge and expertise you need to address today’s global business challenges.

University of South Australia Master of Business Administration Marketing Course Structure

This degree comprises 16 courses and several electives. You will start with seven core courses common to all specialisations in the International MBA. Through these, you will develop advanced skills and expertise in areas of international management including:

  • The global business environment
  • People leadership and performance
  • Economic principles for business
  • Issues in international trade

You will then move into your specialisation, studying areas such as the global supply chain, cross cultural management, and global marketing. You will also complete your study with a capstone course in strategy and ethics.

What the University of South Australia Says

Are you an early-career professional looking to progress your career in an international business context?

This degree will develop your knowledge of the global business environment and enable you to maximise your career development opportunities and employment prospects. You will benefit from a range of experience-based learning opportunities, including overseas study and business mentoring by a senior business leader through the Executive Partners Program.

Your studies will focus on international business strategy, international trade, global marketing, and managing across cultures – the knowledge you will need to accelerate your career as a business professional in an international context.

Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to have one of the following:

  • A completed bachelor degree from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent; or
  • A completed graduate diploma from a recognised higher education institution; or
  • A completed graduate certificate from a recognised higher education institution.

Applicants who have:

  • Completed a bachelor degree in a business discipline; or
  • Completed a bachelor degree which includes a major in business, commerce, marketing or management; or
  • Completed a graduate certificate in a business discipline,

Are eligible to enter the program with 0.5 EFTSL (18 units) Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1.5 years of full-time study or equivalent part-time study.


The University of South Australia Business School is one of just nine institutions in Australia and 176 globally to be accredited by EQUIS.


Price Range
$56,694.00 to $68,230.00
International Student
Contact Information
North Terrace, South Australia 5000
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