Master of Agribusiness

The University of Adelaide

Based in the heart of the Australian food, wine and agriculture industry, our Master of Agribusiness creates future food and agribusiness leaders through a unique mix of business fundamentals, practical experience and global connections. With growing global populations and climate challenges impacting our ability to feed the world sustainably, our master degree prepares you to meet these challenges, and equips you for leadership and problem-solving in an ever-expanding and increasingly complex global marketplace. Our Centre for Global Food and Resources has conducted extensive research with some of Australia's leading agribusiness firms to develop a program that effectively integrates academic knowledge with industry application. This degree will help you refine the practical research, advisory, and business skills necessary for a successful career in food and agricultural related industries.

Course Fee:

International: $63,750

Entry Requirements:

a) Any relevant Agriculture, Food or Business bachelor degree or equivalent with a minimum of one year full time equivalent work experience supported by your CV, essay and interview. OR b) Any bachelor degree or equivalent with a minimum of three years full time equivalent work experience supported by your CV, essay and interview OR c) Applicants without a bachelor degree or equivalent will be considered on the basis of a minimum of seven years full time equivalent work experience supported by CV, essay and interview.


This degree consists of: >a core set of courses necessary for the development of general agribusiness management skills and the understanding of the global agri-food sector >a capstone research project that enables you to utilise these skills to critically analyse real-world agribusiness problems, issues or strategic opportunities >elective courses within the Faculty of the Professions and across the University of Adelaide that allow you the flexibility to tailor the program to your individual background and career objectives.

Subjects you can Study:

Business; Commerce; Commercialisation; Food industry; Food marketing; Globalisation; Trade

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info Yes Full time 1.5 years

Walk in remarkable footsteps

The University of Adelaide’s international reputation for breaking new ground has been forged by a continuous stream of exceptional people. We count among our alumni five Nobel Laureates, over 140 Fulbright Scholars and more than 100 Rhodes Scholars, including Australia’s first female Indigenous recipient. The country’s first female prime minister also studied here, as did the first Australian-born professional astronaut in space.
Today, our high-achieving culture continues to attract the world’s best and brightest, including students from more than 90 countries.

Be ready for the future workforce

Although many of the jobs you could be doing in a decade’s time don’t yet exist, your best preparation for them does at the University of Adelaide. We’re constantly updating and refining our degrees to ensure that — wherever your passions lie, you’ll gain the flexible capabilities to explore every opportunity tomorrow brings.
Importantly, our degrees’ recognised quality that opens career paths everywhere. We’re ranked inside the world’s top 50 universities in four subject areas; in the top 100 for another 12, and the top 150 for 10 more.*

Learn from world-leading research

As South Australia’s only member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) research-intensive universities, our researchers collaborate with industry, government and leading institutions around the globe to address the world’s greatest challenges.
Our research—rated 5/5 in over 40 distinct fields^ informs all our degrees. Importantly, it also generates a tangible community benefit. Our total contribution to South Australia’s economy is over $4.23 billion†.
* QS World University Rankings By Subject, 2019. ^ Excellence in Research for Australia, 2018. † London Economics, 2018. 
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