Master of Business Administration

Advance your career in business with this flexible course tailored to suit your professional interests, whether in economics, marketing, international business, or entrepreneurship. Learn alongside leading industry experts with opportunities for real-world learning and networking in domestic and international settings.

#1 in Queensland

full-time employment Good Universities Guide 2023, PG Business

#1 in Queensland

for median graduate salary Good Universities Guide 2023, PG Business

Ignite your career

82% of graduates were satisfied with their skills development Good Universities Guide 2023, PG Business

Fast Facts


Available to Australian students for inter-campus study in Singapore. Conditions apply.


  • Townsville: February, May, September
  • Brisbane: February, May, September



^estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible

Fees currently displayed are indicative only. 2023 fees will be uploaded by October, 2022.


1.5 years full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a cognate discipline; or AQF level 8 degree; or 4 year managerial experience that satisfies the course co-ordinator's requirements

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Real stories

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    Eyal Azulay

    Master of Business Administration

    This course gives an opportunity for emerging and existing leaders to develop strategic leadership skills to achieve personal and organisational goals. The course’s various subjects challenge me to think differently and provide me with essential tools to improve my communication and collaboration.

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    Aaron Newman

    Master of Business Administration

    My professional development has benefited from the MBA in a number of ways, from applying new knowledge to my management role at the time to enabling me to think more strategically about the business. The lecturers connected us with emerging leaders in the business community, providing valuable network opportunities.

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    Vinola Rita Miranda

    Master of Business Administration

    When I saw JCU offered a Master of Business Administration degree where I could major in Conflict Management and Resolution I was excited as I've always wanted to be a conflict management practitioner and it complements my Bachelor of Law undergraduate degree.

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    Associate Professor Josephine Pryce

    Course Coordinator

    Studying Business Administration is an important step for managers aspiring to advance their careers in a competitive labour market or to promote their own businesses. It allows for development of management skills across areas, such as people, marketing, financials, operations, innovation, entrepreneurship, and change

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    Damian Scanlon

    Manager, MBA and Business Postgraduate Programs

    JCU’s MBA program focuses on students’ professional development by sharpening their critical thinking, encouraging a global outlook, embracing team work, and increasing their capacity to redesign in systems and sustainability terms. Graduates demonstrate practical leadership in complex, transdisciplinary environments.