Postgraduate

Master of Business Administration - Coursework

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.
$120K
Ave Starting Salary

Contact us

Address

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

Hours

8.30am – 6pm AWST, Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm outside of trimesters Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Frequently asked questions

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.
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Career Opportunities

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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.
$120K
Average Graduate Starting Salary

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

Course Credit Points
72
Annual Credit Points
48
Annual Fee - 2017
$36,400.00
Total Course Fee - 2017
$54,600.00
Annual Fee - 2016
$34,800.00
Total Course Fee - 2016
$52,200.00

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

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.

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 - Coursework

Quick Details

Status
  • Available 2017
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Trimester 1 (January), Trimester 2 (May), Trimester 3 (August).
    Please note that orientation begins one week before the start of each trimester.
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 - Coursework
Status
  • Available 2017
Locations
  • Perth
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Trimester 1 (January), Trimester 2 (May), Trimester 3 (August).
    Please note that orientation begins one week before the start of each trimester.
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
MBA FLEXIBLE

Application requirements

Applicants should submit their application online with the following documentation:

Original or certified copy of proof of citizenship (one of the following): 
o passport (and visa if necessary)
o birth certificate 
o Australian Citizenship certificate
Original or certified copies of academic transcripts (if not from UWA)
A personal statement of 300-400 words detailing why you wish to undertake this course and drawing attention to the relevant aspects of your current and prospective employment which would benefit from completing the course.
A current curriculum vitae (CV)
Two referees (name and contact only)
Evidence of academic English language skills
 
MBA FLEXIBLE

Course Structure

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