Postgraduate

Master of Business Administration (MBA) Flexible

Learn how to lead in any situation – whether it be building a commercial enterprise or not-for-profit organisation from the ground up, or running a large, multinational company.
84%
Student Satisfaction
95%
Employment Rate

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Hackett Entrance No 4 Carpark No 9 or 41 off Hackett Drive The University of Western Australia (M252) 35 Stirling Highway Perth Western Australia 6009

Telephone

(+61 8) 6488 2780

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Careers and further study

Take your studies to a new level with a postgraduate degree and discover what career opportunities lie ahead.

Career Pathways

MBA Flexible students have gone on to senior management roles such as Company Partner, CEO, Managing Director, Executive Manager, General Manager, Regional Manager and Functional Manager. Graduates can also find positions in the areas of business development, marketing and sales.
MBA Flexible students have gone on to senior management roles such as Company Partner, CEO, Managing Director, Executive Manager, General Manager, Regional Manager and Functional Manager. Graduates can also find positions in the areas of business development, marketing and sales.
95%
UWA Graduate employment rate

Business School Trimester Dates

Trimester 3 September 2018

Compulsory orientation: 1 September 2018

Teaching dates: 3 September – 23 November

Exam period: 24 November – 1 December 2018

Trimester 3 September 2018

Compulsory orientation: 1 September 2018

Teaching dates: 3 September – 23 November

Exam period: 24 November – 1 December 2018

Trimester 1 January 2019

Compulsory orientation: 19 January 2019

Teaching dates: 28 January – 19 April

Exam period: 23 – 30 April

Trimester 2 May 2019

Compulsory orientation: 11 May 2019

Teaching dates: 13 May – 2 August

Exam period: 3 – 10 August

Trimester 3 August 2019

Compulsory orientation: 31 August 2019

Teaching dates: 2 September – 22 November 2019

Exam period: 23 – 30 November

84%
UWA Master of Business Administration Flexible student satisfaction rate

Further Study

Graduates may choose to pursue further studies in areas such as public policy or international law.
Graduates may choose to pursue further studies in areas such as public policy or international law.

Fees and scholarships

Learn more about the fees that apply to you for this course. For fee type definitions and further assistance, see the Fee Calculator Help page. You can also search our database for scholarships that are relevant to you or this course.

Domestic Fees

Postgraduate - fee paying students

Annual course fees are calculated based on a standard annual study load of 48 credit points.

Course Credit Points
72
Total Course Fee - 2019
$56,550.00

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.
International Fees

Postgraduate – onshore students

Annual course fees are calculated based on a standard annual study load of 48 credit points.

Course Credit Points
72
Total Course Fee - 2018
$73,500.00
Total Course Fee - 2019
$73,500.00

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Admission requirements

If you’re interested in furthering your career by studying this postgraduate degree, find out the admission details below.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—
(a) a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA and at least three years of relevant documented professional experience; and
(i) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent; or
(ii) a valid Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score of at least 5501; or
(iii) at least two additional years of relevant documented professional experience considered by UWA to be sufficient to permit satisfactory completion of the course;
or
(b)(i) a UWA graduate certificate which articulates with this course; and
(ii) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent;
or
(c)(i) a Graduate Certificate in Business, or an equivalent qualification from a post-experience and accredited course, as recognised by UWA; and
(ii) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 70 per cent.
1GMAT scores are valid for five years.

Ranking and Selection Process

Where relevant, admission will be awarded to the highest ranked applicants or applicants selected based on the relevant requirements.
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MBA Flexible application requirements

Applicants should submit their application online with the following documentation. High-quality colour scans of original documents are to be uploaded into the application portal prior to assessment.

Original proof of citizenship (one of the following): 
o passport (and visa if necessary)
o birth certificate 
o Australian Citizenship certificate
Original academic transcripts (unless previously from UWA)
• Proof of academic English language skills
• A valid GMAT test score report (if your WAM/GPA is less than 60 per cent and you have less than five years of work experience)
• A personal statement
• A current curriculum vitae (CV) outlining a minimum of three years of professional work experience from completion of your bachelor's degree and including two referee names and contact details

Note: Hard-copy original transcripts and degree certificates from previous studies may be requested at any time as part of the process of verifying the authenticity of any documents provided with an application. Read more here about uploading scanned documents.

 

 

 
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English competency

English is the language of instruction and assessment at UWA and you will need to meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.

How to apply

Ready to apply for this postgraduate course? Follow the steps and you’ll be on your way to joining us at UWA.

Course details

UWA’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) has a strong focus on current business trends and is highly desirable for professionals looking to move into higher levels of management.

About The Course

The MBA Flexible is ideal for experienced professionals looking to transform their career and build on their skills in leadership and management.
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Flexible

Quick Details

Status
  • Available 2019
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Trimester 3, September 2018

    Trimester 1, January 2019

    Trimester 2, May 2019

    Trimester 3, August 2019
Weekly contact time
  • The estimated time commitment is 12 hours per unit per week which includes contact hours, personal study and examinations.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 42520
CRICOS code
  • 046894K
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Flexible
Status
  • Available 2019
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Trimester 3, September 2018

    Trimester 1, January 2019

    Trimester 2, May 2019

    Trimester 3, August 2019
Weekly contact time
  • The estimated time commitment is 12 hours per unit per week which includes contact hours, personal study and examinations.
Level of study
  • Postgraduate
Course Code
  • 42520
CRICOS code
  • 046894K
Full time/part time duration
  • 16 months
Degrees course is available in
  • Master of Business Administration - Coursework

Course Structure

Postgraduate coursework degrees and combined (coursework and research) degrees comprise a number of units. Refer to the course structure for more information.

TESTIMONIAL

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QS 2019

Our MBA program is ranked #1 in Oceania for Entrepreneurship & Alumni Outcomes.

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Alternative pathways

There are a number of Graduate Certificate courses you can enroll in as an alternative pathway, if you do not have an undergraduate degree. 

MBA PROGRAM

Course Accreditation

UWA Business School has been awarded EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditation for excellence in business and economics education. This is the leading business school accreditation in Europe and is highly valued by employers.
UWA Business School is accredited internationally by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. AACSB is a worldwide, not-for-profit membership organisation of educational institutions, businesses and other entities devoted to the advancement of management education.
International Study Tours

MBA students visit LinkedIn office at San Francisco, United States

mba students at linkedin in san francisco

UWA MBA students are provided with the opportunity to undertake an international study tour. During a tour of the LinkedIn office at San Francisco, students were exposed to the latest developments in advanced data analytics and were challenged to consider how the rapid pace of global technological advancement will affect the skills demanded by employers in the coming decades.

On the tour, students also visited on-demand streaming video platform Kanopy, automotive and energy company Tesla, network startup accelerator and corporate innovation platform Plug and Play, and the Knight Management Center at Stanford University, among other businesses.

International Study Tours
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Flexibility

We understand that life is busy. That's why our postgraduate courses are designed so you can balance your work and studies. Our flexible postgraduate experience includes the opportunity to study part time, a range of units that are taught after hours, and the option to learn via intensive units. Ask our Student Central team for advice on choosing the right postgraduate route for you. Find out more here.

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Business School

UWA's Business School offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses aimed at inspiring students to become the innovative world leaders of tomorrow.
STUDY OPTIONS

MBA Flexible

This course can also be studied on a part-time basis through our Master of Business Administration Flexible course. Find out more here
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