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Business Administration Specialisation (MBA)

Postgraduate Specialisation

SPPC-BUSAD

Course
Business Administration Specialisation (MBA)
Credit
100

Outline

Gain a thorough foundation in contemporary business theory.

MBA students in a meeting

Professional recognition

Curtin’s MBA program is the only course in Western Australia, and one of only four Australian business schools with MBA programs, to have achieved EFMD Accredited status from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

Top 1 %

Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide.

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020.

Get the Curtin edge

Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

This is a highly flexible MBA specialisation that can be tailored to suit your current role or career aspirations.

It focuses on contemporary business challenges, helping you become an agile and effective leader. You’ll study economic and technological change, resource management, regulation and uncertainty, and learn how to evaluate and implement business strategies that help organisations succeed in volatile environments.

Why study

  • Study at our city campus in the heart of the Perth central business district. Intensive units and evening classes mean your studies fit around your other commitments.
  • Study in trimesters to complete your degree sooner.

Career information

Careers

  • CEO
  • Chief financial officer
  • Chief marketing officer
  • Chief information officer
  • Corporate services manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Finance manager
  • General manager
  • Management consultant
  • Managing director
  • Policy and planning manager
  • Project manager

Industries

  • Banking and finance
  • Consultancy
  • Education
  • Government
  • Health care
  • Not-for-profit
  • Private business
  • Public relations
  • Retail services
  • Resources and renewables
  • Service industries

Advanced standing

At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.

You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.

If this applies to you, you can apply for credit for recognised learning (CRL), which means your previous study is recognised and matched against a similar unit in your intended Curtin course.

A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.

CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.

Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:

Email: crl@curtin.edu.au

Tel: 1300 222 888

CRL search

Fees & charges

Fee information is not available for this course at this time. Find estimated course fees.

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  • Curtin course code: SPPC-BUSAD
  • Last updated on: October 22, 2020