Spread your wings with a world-class MBA

The University of Western Australia
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Australia

The UWA Business School has a global reputation for delivering outstanding postgraduate and MBA degrees.  As a UWA Business School student, you will:

  • Learn from world-class faculty (fellows of international associations; editors of leading academic journals; consultants to major corporations)
  • Learn with outstanding peers
  • Study at a World Top 100 university (ranked 87th by the Academic Ranking of World Universities)
  • Study at an internationally accredited business school (EQUIS and AACSB)
  • Complete a personalised Leadership Development Program
  • Experience unparalleled depth of business interaction and develop outstanding networks
  • Study in a great location — in proximity to the thriving economies of Asia, in a city with hundreds of mining and resources companies, who are responsible for almost $200 billion worth of projects either committed or under construction in Western Australia
  • Choose from specialist focus areas including Leadership, Natural Resources and General Management

Which MBA is right for you?

Fast track your career and enrol in our 12-month MBA Full Time and benefit from a personalised Leadership Development Program, one-on-one mentoring, immersive contact with senior business leaders and a dedicated Career Services Manager.   Or, choose our MBA Flexible to tailor your MBA around work and family commitments, while having the option to take part in professional development seminars and workshops. Contact our friendly admissions team to find out which MBA is right for you.

Programme Info

Type of Course:
• MBA Full Time
• MBA Flexible
Accreditation:
EQUIS, AACSB
Starting Dates:
• MBA Full Time: Every January
• MBA Flexible: Every January, May and August
Length of Course:
• MBA Full Time: 12 months
• MBA Flexible: 16 months full-time or equivalent in part-time study
Application Deadlines:
• MBA Full Time: Application rounds closing in May, June, September and October for commencement the following January
• MBA Flexible: Rolling deadlines

Student Body

Men/Women Ratio: 67:33
Age Range: 22 - 60
Average Age: 34
Length of Work Experience:
Average 8 years
Minimum 3 years

Admission

MBA Full Time


The following are required for admission into the MBA Full Time:

  • A bachelor’s degree from UWA or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty
  • A valid Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) with a minimum score of 550
  • Three years’ relevant, documented, professional experience or two years’ relevant, documented, professional experience and a GMAT score of at least 650
  • A satisfactory Personal Statement
  • Two satisfactory references
  • Satisfactory interview
  • IELTS score of at least 7 overall with no sub-score less than 6.5, or TOEFL iBT, with a score of 100 overall with no sub-score less than 22 in writing and 20 in other bands (for non-native English speakers)

MBA Flexible


To be eligible for entry to the MBA Flexible, you must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree from UWA with a weighted average mark of at least 60 per cent, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty; and at least three years’ relevant, documented, professional experience;
or

  • A Graduate Certificate in Business, Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, or Graduate Certificate in Social Impact from UWA with a weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty
AND

  • IELTS score of at least 7 overall with no sub-score less than 6.5

Applicants are also required to submit a CV and personal statement.

All applicants must meet UWA’s academic English language competence requirements (see www.studyat.uwa.edu.au/postgraduate/courseworkadmission-requirements/english).

Costs

The course fee for the MBA Full Time is AUD $68,500 (2016) and the course fee for the MBA Flexible is  AUD $62,400 (2015 - international students).

International applicants will be required to pay an application fee of AUD $100. The estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance, etc. in Western Australia is AUD$25,000 – AUD$30,000 per year.A range of MBA scholarships are available. To learn more, visit www.business.uwa.edu.au/mba/MBA-Full-Time/scholarships-and-fees

How to apply

Applications can be made online. Visit www.uwa.edu.au/applynow

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The University of Western Australia

Telephone: +618 6488 4999
E-mail: future-mba-business@uwa.edu.au
Website: mba.uwa.edu.au

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