Master of Business Administration (MBAD)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Program Description

Master of Business Administration (MBAD)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

USQ ranked in the top 5 MBA programs in Australia

The Master of Business Administration at USQ will give you the edge in a competitive work environment by helping you to understand and make critical decisions about change. You will learn about sustainability across global markets and contexts and contemporary business management. The USQ MBA will build on your previous study and experience and you will:

  • be part of one of Australia’s largest MBAs
  • study from a wide range of specialisations
  • choose how you study with flexible study options to fit your work/life balance.


  • Agribusiness
  • Digital Transformation
  • Finance
  • General
  • Global Business Management
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Sustainable Business.

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelors degree or equivalent in a business-related discipline
  • plus
  • Minimum of 2 years full-time work experience as determined by the Director of Coursework Studies

Note: USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Business provides a pathway into the Master of Business Administration for students who meet the work experience requirements but do not hold a Graduate Certificate at AQF level 8 or equivalent.

Supporting evidence for program admission

Evidence of work experience is proven through:

  • Curriculum vitae or professional LinkedIn profile which provides evidence of work experience, including:
  • Organisation name
  • Position title
  • Start and end dates of employment for each position
  • Type of employment (full-time, part-time or casual)
  • Key duties, responsibilities and achievements.
  • Names, position titles and contact details of referees (employers or supervisors) who will be able to verify the nature of your work for the period of 2 years. Referees may be contacted by USQ and should be able to provide details on responsibilities including but not limited to: managing people or client accounts, managerial responsibilities for any major projects and/or financial delegation accountabilities.

English Language Requirements

All students are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated December 18, 2016
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