Due to COVID-19 restrictions, students are able to start this program online and finish in Australia. Learn more about our Start From Home Fee Waiver.
Study an MBA
Outstanding business leadership meets you when you graduate with the Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Newcastle. With brand new on-campus facilities or an all-inclusive online programme guided by business leaders and academics, the MBA is designed to challenge you and build your capacity for business excellence.
The MBA attunes you to a higher understanding of business management decision making, marketing, organisational behaviour, accounting and finance processes, strategic management and the international business arena.
Listen to our webinar from Dr Sonia Viches-Montero to learn more about our MBA programme.
Why study with us?
Earn professional credit - the MBA is one of the few programmes that recognise the relevant professional experience and may result in credit being granted.
An affordable, high-quality MBA - the University of Newcastle offers a quality MBA programme that includes both face-to-face and online modes, with more than 70 courses to choose from. We do not charge high-end fees.
Flexible study options - courses are run in trimesters and students are provided with an opportunity to study at a pace that suits their personal and professional lives.
Study at NUspace - in the heart of Newcastle’s CBD, NUspace provides the optimum environment for you to excel in your studies.
Combine your MBA - with another master degree in Marketing, Applied Finance, International Business, Human Resource Management or Professional Accounting and you can graduate with two degrees in less time than it would take to complete them separately.
Our graduates get jobs - with over 92% of MBA graduates securing employment within four months of completing their degree. (Overall employment rate - 2019 Graduate Outcomes Survey).
AACSB Accreditation - the Newcastle Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), earned by fewer than five per cent of the world's business programmes.
What you will study
Our MBA is designed to propel you towards success. It reflects the latest in contemporary management practice, providing six fundamental courses covering the foundations of modern business; money, markets and people. More advanced core courses in leadership, strategic management and corporate governance provide pivotal insights into the dynamics of modern organisations.
In addition to the core courses, you will have the choice to specialise in one of the following areas:
Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Human Resource Management
Health Services Management
Co-operatives and Social Enterprise Management
Alternatively, students can create their own course programme, selecting their preferred areas of study from over 70 elective courses.
Combined degree options
A combined masters degree will set you apart in the highly competitive global business environment. You’ll gain the technical expertise to work in the rigorous world of accounting as well as an extended understanding in the whole of business practice, providing the knowledge required to excel in senior management.
Master of Business Administration / Master of Applied Finance
Master of Business Administration / Master of Human Resource Management
Master of Business Administration / Master of International Business
Master of Business Administration / Master of Marketing
Master of Professional Accounting / Master of Business Administration