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Master of Business Administration (Advanced)

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Master of Business Administration (Advanced)

Why Study a Master of Business Administration (Advanced)?

The Master in Business Administration (Advanced) is an extended MBA program that is ideal for international students or individuals who require an extended full-time program. A wide range of elective subjects enables you to tailor your qualification to suit your interests and career goals. This Master of Business Administration course emphasises developing cognitive, technical and creative skills to make effective business decisions in an increasingly global context.

The Master of Business Administration (Advanced) is designed for international students and those who are after an extended course. Designed and delivered by high-achieving industry experienced academics, you will strengthen your business acumen and leadership skills to help enhance your career. Upon completion of our on-campus or online MBA, you will have the skills, knowledge, and connections to ensure solid, long-term business returns. This course consists of ten core and six elective subjects, so you can focus on your specific career objectives. You can enter or exit with a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Master of Business Administration.

This course is a candidate for accreditation with the ACBSP.

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Learning outcomes

  • Encourage teams and individuals in ethical decision-making
  • Master industry-standard business software to effectively analyse data
  • Apply advanced business principles to solve complex problems
  • Evaluate business risk and regularly communicate findings to a broader audience
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Top 30 online MBA*

Our online MBA is ranked in the top 30 globally by CEO Magazine, so you know it's a world class program.

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Top-ranked MBA school*

Our MBA program is ranked Tier-1 by CEO Magazine, putting it among the world's best.

Study mode
Online, On campus, Blended
Campus locations*
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Gold Coast
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
2 years full time, part-time options available
Start date
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
18 Sep 2023
Fees

This course is delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd, ABN 99 154 937 005, RTO 41343, CRICOS 03389E.

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Study at a top-ranked MBA school
Our Tier-1 MBA is among the world's best, and our online MBA is ranked in the top 30 globally by CEO Magazine.

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Future-proof your career
Our diverse academics and industry partners will help you gain new perspectives and a wide-reaching business network.

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Ultimate flexibility
With the option to study full or part time and all your course materials online, you can tailor your study to suit your lifestyle.
Accelerate your career with an MBA
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Career opportunities

Move up in your professional career by learning the skills to critically analyse business functions, implement strategic processes, manage risk and lead complex teams so you can guide your business to success.

Potential career paths

  • Entrepreneur
    Average salary: $129,500
  • General Manager
    Average salary: $100,000 - $197,500
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Studying my MBA assisted me to bring together everything I had learned over the past 20 years in my working career and elevated my skills, knowledge and overall experience.
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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Subjects and units

This course comprises of 12 subjects, which includes 8 core subjects and 4 elective subjects. Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours self-directed study.

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Electives

Requirements

These seven core subjects must be completed. Additionally, you’re required to select one elective from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Financial Management | FIN600
  • Business Environment | MGT501 
  • Business Communications | MGT502
  • Business Decision Analytics | MGT602
  • Marketing | MKT600
  • Management, People and Teams | MGT600
  • Dynamic Leadership | MGT601

Requirements

These three core subjects must be completed. Additionally, you’re required to select five electives from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Systems Thinking | MGT603
  • Strategic Management | MGT604
  • Business Capstone | MGT605

Requirements

Choose one elective subjects in year one and five elective subjects in year two.

Elective subjects

  • Business Environment | MGT501 
  • Business Communications | MGT502
  • Employer Based Project | MGT606
  • Innovation Creativity and Entrepreneurship | MGT607
  • Business Law and International Contexts | MGT608
  • Organisational Best Practice | MGT610
  • International Business Strategy | MGT611
  • Risk Management | MGT612
  • Corporate Sustainability | MGT613
  • Technology Strategy | MGT614

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Please note that due to COVID-19, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Industry partners and work placements

We have a course partnership with the Australian Institute of Company Directions (AICD), which offers a pathway for students who have completed the AICD Diploma to have a subject credited towards their MBA at Torrens University Australia.

Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about business, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of business scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the business industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as a domestic student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of a Bachelor degree (AQF Level 7) in any discipline.
OR applicants without formal qualifications are eligible to apply if they have seven (7) years of professional, administrative or managerial work experience. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis.

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Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent.
AND Academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • How do I apply for a course?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?
  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?

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