Master of Business Administration (Executive)

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This program is offered in an intensive, flexibly delivered format to a cohort of 'executive level' management. It is designed to equip senior managers with the necessary knowledge, analytical ability and management skills to continue their career success and increase their mobility as a senior executive in Australia and internationally.

Course Fee:

Australian: $74,400

Entry Requirements:

A completed recognised Bachelor degree in any discipline with a minimum grade point average of 4.5 (on QUT's 7 point scale); a minimum 5 years full-time post degree work experience with a minimum of 3 years relevant professional work experience and 2 years minimum supervisory/management experience; and two referee reports.


18 core units at 6 credit points per unit, plus 6 units at 6 credit points per unit from 1 of 2 elective discipline strand concentrations - International leadership; Complex program leadership and Strategic procurement. Both discipline strand concentrations include an international study tour.

Subjects you can Study:

Business administration

Study Pathways:

Applicants without a Bachelor Degree may be admitted to the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration with a minimum of 9 years work experience (6 years minimum equivalent professional work experience plus 3 year minimum supervisory/management experience). Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration with a GPA 4.5 on QUT's 7 point scale, students can articulate into the Executive Master of Business Administration.

Who for:

Executives, managers, small business operators and those looking for career advancement

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info No Part time 23 months
Gardens Point No info No Part time 23 months

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession. Our courses will give you the knowledge, connections and agility to take advantage of whatever the future holds. You will gain experience in our labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with our industry partners. Our students rate the quality of their educational experience at QUT higher than the national average (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) Student Experience Survey, 2016 and 2017).

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. QUT ranks first in Queensland and second nationally for student entrepreneurs (Startup Muster Report 2017).

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked 20th in the world in the top universities under 50 years (Times Higher Education Young Universities Rankings 2018). We are also ranked in the top 25 for employer-student connections (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019) and support your career preparation with workshops, careers fairs, work experience placements, and the opportunity to be matched with a career mentor in your industry.

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, and the recently expanded Creative Industries Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus. A new Education Precinct is due to open at Kelvin Grove in 2019.

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