Boost your performance as a manager and a leader with a broad-based, globally-recognised MBA programme you can study while you work.

Take your career to the next level

Based in Victoria University's School of Management, New Zealand’s capital city MBA offers a broad foundation in modern business administration and management.

You'll master tools and models that improve strategic thinking, decision making and leadership, through a family of professional programmes that let you choose the qualification that suits.

29%: Proportion of MBAs employed at or above the board level within six to ten years of graduating. Association of MBAs Careers Survey, 2010

Learn from academic and professional leaders and build powerful networks with your fellow students. You’ll develop practical skills that you can immediately put to use in your professional life. You'll have opportunities to focus on areas of interest to maximise the benefits to your career.

International recognition

Victoria's MBA programme is accredited by the British-based Association of MBAs (AMBA), an internationally recognised global standard for all MBA programmes.

The Victoria Business School is among a small group of business schools worldwide that hold the 'Triple Crown' of international business education accreditations. You can be confident your qualification will stand up against the best around the world.

Master of Business Administration

  • Starts: 5 Mar 2018, 4 Mar 2019
  • Type: Coursework
  • Location: On-campus (Pipitea, Wellington)
  • Complete: 240 points (16 courses)
  • Entry: Bachelor's degree and five years' work experience


Set your sights on roles like the chief executive, chief operating officer, chief financial officer, chief marketing officer, chief information officer and general manager.

Many Victoria MBAs are now C suite business and public sector executives, both in New Zealand and overseas.

The performance lift and opportunities for promotion that the MBA offers can significantly increase your earning power.

33%: The average salary increase worldwide for MBAs immediately after completing their MBA. This jumps to 92% in three to five years. Association of MBAs Careers Survey, 2010


You can look for scholarships based on your level of study, subject area and background.

Employer support

The capability boost you get from doing an MBA programme means your employer may be willing to pay some or all of your costs.

Overseas exchange

Take your MBA global by completing some of your study overseas at one of our partner institutions. Learn more about doing the Victoria Abroad overseas exchange as part of your MBA

Program taught in:
  • English (US)
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