University of Newcastle

Master of Business Administration / Master of Human Resource Management

University of Newcastle

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00109J

This combined degree program allows students to undertake studies in the more general business disciplines of the Master of Business Administration while also studying the specific Human Resources Management courses of the Master of Human Resource Management. The Master of Business Administration program is designed to provide students with a range of analytic, strategic and leadership skills which will prepare them for increasingly competitive careers in business management in the corporate and public sectors. The program offers a grounding in fundamental business areas such as accounting, finance, organisational behaviour, economics, marketing and management. Analytic and problem solving skills are emphasised through an applied understanding of the theoretical framework within which today's managers must operate, as well as the acquisition of practical skills in teamwork, writing, presentation and time-management. The ability to cope with rapid organisational and technological change is developed through an understanding of organisational behaviour, information systems and organisational change and development. The Master of Human Resource Management program is designed for students with little or no background in the discipline or those wishing upgrade their existing knowledge in the field. No prior knowledge is assumed. The program offers courses in the three disciplines of Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, and Organisational Change and Development.

Structure

16 courses (160 units): 13 core courses (130 units) and 3 directed courses (30 units).

Subjects

  • Business administration
  • Human resource management

Standard entry requirements

  • 3-year Bachelor degree in a related discipline
  • Or 3-year Bachelor Degree in a non-related discipline plus 1-year relevant business experience
  • Or at least 7 years relevant business experience, including 2 years in a management position

Recognition

The University of Newcastle's Business School (NBS) has received international acclaim for its programs through accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Newcastle City Precinct Domestic: $49,250
International: $83,946
No
Online Domestic: $49,250
International: $83,946
No

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