AGSM MBA (full-time)

UNSW Australia Business School

Program Description
AACSB Accredited

AGSM MBA (full-time)

UNSW Australia Business School

Reaching the top levels of global business today demands excellence, critical thinking, exceptional knowledge, communication skills and cultural awareness. All of which the AGSM MBA program is designed to nurture.

Why choose this MBA?

  • One of the top 100 MBA programs, as ranked by the Financial Times (UK)
  • First MBA to be accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in Australia
  • Reach your full career potential and fast track your success
  • Develop critical thinking, exceptional management knowledge, communication skills and cultural awareness
  • Experience full-time study at our purpose built AGSM @ UNSW Business School campus at UNSW, Sydney – the financial capital of Australia and gateway to the world’s fastest growing economic region of South East Asia
  • Be part of an elite cohort of talented business students, and develop a valuable and influential global network
  • Tailor your MBA specialization with a wide range of elective choices
  • Study some courses at another leading business school, through our international exchange program

Who is this program for?

  • Successful managers, executives, and professionals who want to take their career to a new level
  • Ambitious people who want to fast track their chosen career or start a new enterprise

Job and career prospects

  • Business leader
  • Senior government leader
  • Not-for-profit manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Consultant
  • Venture capitalist
  • Executive roles in accounting, finance, marketing, sales, and communications, amongst others

Entry Requirements

The AGSM MBA is a globally recognized MBA that is highly competitive for entry. You will need to show excellence in your application as well as meeting the below entry requirements.

To apply for the AGSM MBA (full-time), you will need either:

  • A strong undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification), minimum GMAT score of 550, and a minimum of 2 years professional or managerial work experience, or
  • At least 6 years professional work experience and a minimum GMAT score of 550

For more information on GMAT view the application checklist.

Note: These are minimum requirements that do not guarantee admission. Current AGSM MBA students have an average GMAT score of 660 and 6-8 years of work experience.

The UNSW English Language requirements also apply to this degree.

Students Experience

We know you're busy balancing postgraduate study with your personal and other work commitments. So UNSW Australia Business School's dynamic learning spaces, facilities, and student support helps you make the most of every day on campus.

Expand your professional network

Your postgraduate cohort is more than a valuable future business network – you'll make lifelong friends in class and at a range of social events. Join a student club – there are more than 180 social, cultural, sports and professional clubs to choose from. The Graduate Student Association is a great place to start.

All the support you need to achieve

If it has been a while since you last studied, you may need to brush up on your skills. We'll help with study skills workshops and Career Mentoring programs. Our Meet the Executive series offers unique behind the scenes business insights and the Business School's LEAD Business Leadership program, as well as other orientations, leadership and mentor programs, can open the door to new opportunities.

Stay active on campus

Exercise boosts your mental wellbeing and can help you deal with exam or assignment pressures. It's easy to stay fit with state of the art sporting facilities on campus, including a 50m indoor pool, fitness center, squash courts and a range of competitive sports teams.

Everything you need in one place

The UNSW Kensington campus is like a village hub, with cafes, bars, banks, a post office, medical and dental centers as well as retail outlets. It's a short bus trip to Sydney's CBD, many beautiful beaches, the SCG and Centennial Park, and movie theatres at Fox Studios.

Make the most of every opportunity

Your postgraduate degree is a unique chance to get a new perspective on life. So get involved – as well as student clubs and social activities there are internships, volunteer projects, competitions and international exchanges on offer. It's a great way to further develop your leadership, project management or specialist skills.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated January 4, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Jan. 2018
16 months
Full time
77,760 AUD
Australia - Sydney, New South Wales
Start date: Jan. 2018
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