Master of Business Administration

La Trobe University

This course allows students to consider issues like responsibilities to co-workers and the community, and graduate as leader who can develop and sustain a competitive advantage for your organisation. Students will participate in real business scenarios and boardroom simulations, and create their own e-portfolios. Responsible management is a key theme across the subjects, underpinned by the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). Flexible study modes including weekend and evening classes allow students to complete this course alongside their other commitments. It offers full-time or part-time options.

Course Fee:

Australian: $54,300
International: $57,000

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree or equivalent, with a minimum C grade (60%) average in the final year and 3 years' relevant managerial experience; applicants with more than 8 years' relevant managerial experience but without an undergraduate degree may be considered for professional entry; international students must meet the academic and English language requirements; NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.


Students must complete 180 credit points, including 10 core and two elective subjects. There are also two core professional experiences: E-Portfolio (24 hour time requirement) and Boardroom Simulation (24 hour time requirement). Students must complete the two core professional experiences to fulfill the degree requirements. However, they are not credit-bearing, nor fee-bearing.

Subjects you can Study:

Business administration


The Master of Business Administration has EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). Professional registration may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details. Graduates of the Master of Business Administration may apply for membership with the Institute of Managers and Leaders (IML) and the Graduate Management Association of Australia (GMAA). Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bendigo No info No Full time 1.5 years
Shepparton No info No Part time 4 years
Mildura No info No Part time 4 years
City No info No Part time 4 years
Bendigo No info No
Shepparton No info No Full time 1.5 years
Mildura No info No Full time 1.5 years
City No info No Full time 1.5 years
Albury-Wodonga No info No Part time 4 years
Bendigo No info No Part time 4 years
Mildura No info No
Shepparton No info No
Albury-Wodonga No info No Full time 1.5 years
City No info No
Albury-Wodonga No info No
La Trobe University, believes that higher education has the power to transform people and societies. Their goal is to make a difference to their students, staff, and the communities they serve.

In 2016, La Trobe was ranked in the QS Top 50 Under 50 for the first time, and 56 in the 2017 Times Higher Education 200 Under 50 Rankings. They are also in the world's top 400 universities in all three major ranking agencies: QS World University Rankings 2016-2017, Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016-2017 and the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2016.

La Trobe's research is focused on resolving some of the greatest challenges of our time. Researchers in facilities like the La Trobe Institute of Molecular Science and the Centre for Agribioscience are driving new ways to fight disease, and tackle climate change, drought and other threats to Australian agriculture.

Work placements are an important part of La Trobe's courses and students find work experience with organisations like CSIRO, the Australian Synchrotron, PwC and the University's partner hospitals. Students also receive hands-on training in facilities including a TV studio, an archaeological dig simulation site, moot court, and on field trips to places like Victoria's alpine wilderness.

La Trobe encourages students to participate in overseas study programs including nursing in Nepal, nanotechnology in Tokyo, and Indigenous studies in the Philippines. In 2016, La Trobe awarded travel grants and scholarships to 950 undergraduate and postgraduate students to study with partners like National University of Singapore, San Diego State University and Stockholm University.

The University has eight campuses in Victoria and NSW and is the largest provider of university education in regional Victoria. The University has more than 190,000 graduates. It's an impressive group that includes CEOs, parliamentarians, human rights activists, medical researchers and Olympians.

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