Western Sydney University Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)

Western Sydney University Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
Detailed Information
Business School/Provider Sydney Graduate School of Management, University of Western Sydney
Duration 2 years Full-time
4 years Part-time
Course Code/CRICOS 2762.2/079922E
Delivery Mode Delivered on-campus at Parramatta City Campus
Commencements January (Q1), April (Q2), June (Q3), September (Q4)
2021 Fees $59,440 Domestic
$79,360 International

Western Sydney University EMBA Course Overview

The Western Sydney University EMBA is an advanced management degree for professionals seeking to deepen their understanding of the core elements of general management and business administration. Taking an applied approach within a flexible learning environment, the curriculum is designed around integrated knowledge to challenge business professionals in the issues of day-to-day operations and strategic planning; both locally and internationally.

Using a range of hands-on teaching techniques, students will learn about important topics such as ethics and corporate social responsibility, human resource management and diversity, marketing, leadership, and entrepreneurial innovation. The Western Sydney University EMBA offers students a valuable start to their lifelong career development.

Western Sydney University EMBA Course Structure

Qualifications for the Western Sydney University EMBA requires the successful completion of 160 credit points. This includes twelve core developing expertise units and four core expert practice units. Students are expected to complete the developing expertise units prior to undertaking the expert practice units.

Foundation (four units):

  • Financial Decision Making
  • Foundations of Management
  • Marketing Management
  • The Business Environment

Developing Expertise (eight units):

  • Contemporary Organisation Behaviour
  • Customer Value Management
  • Developing Business Expertise
  • Emerging Leaders
  • Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship
  • Managerial Economics
  • Managerial Finance
  • Strategic Management

Expert Practice (four units) – includes project and capstone experience units:

  • Applied Business Project
  • Corporate Governance and the Global Environment
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Management
  • One Hundred Days


Western Sydney University’s Sydney Graduate School of Management is currently in the process of obtaining accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree, or higher, in any discipline. Applications from Australian and New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent resident visas must be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English.



Contact Information
161-169 Macquarie Street, Parramatta, New South Wales 2150