The University of Sydney Business School


The University of Sydney Business School

Full Time MBA

The University of Sydney Business School

Alumni - Frances

The University of Sydney Business School

Alumni - Alfonso

The University of Sydney Business School
Take your career to the next level, faster. Taught over 18 months, our intensive full-time MBA will develop your personal skills, business knowledge and ability to build and lead enterprises. Understanding the fundamentals of business is no longer enough. Future business leaders now also need to be resilient, adaptable, progressive and influential to succeed on the global stage.

Our Business School is world-class and at the forefront of global business and management education. We pride ourselves on being relevant to today's business environment. Working closely with industry leaders allows us to stay abreast of current issues and influences in today's market.

Along with our globally recognised accreditations, the Business School and the University of Sydney have received rankings for programs, subject areas and graduate employability by leading world university rankings, including QS, the Financial Times, Australian Financial Review and Times Higher Education.

In our 18-month full-time MBA program, you will learn the knowledge and skills to build and lead future enterprises in one of the world’s most iconic cities. Like most MBAs, our program offers a deep understanding of finance, marketing and strategy. But you’ll also learn how to harness big data, leverage the power of creativity, explore the nature of complex systems and lead teams in a digital world. The program is delivered in an intensive format, where you will complete two units of study at a time over a seven- to eight- week period and additionally, you will have the option to undertake an internship.

The city of Sydney is Australia’s financial and start-up capital, home to the Australian Securities Exchange, the headquarters of 90 banks and more than half of Australia’s top companies. Sydney is also one of the world’s most iconic cities. It ranks second on a list of the 50 best cities in the world in which to live, work and study. Studying your MBA in Sydney will give you access to global network of professionals in a thriving business environment, as well as the pleasures of Sydney’s natural beauty and cultural diversity.


Programme Information

• 18 months full-time MBA




CEMS Alliance


• 1st in Australia and 4th In the world for employable graduates (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020)

Starting Dates:

Semester 2 (August), 2020

Length of Course:
Full Time: 18 months

Application Deadlines:

• Round 5: Application deadline – 1 April 2020 and Interview – May 2020
• Round 6: Application deadline – 1 June 2020 and Interview – July 2020


2019 Study Body

Ratio of applicants to places: 4:1
Number of nationalities: 20
Number of students: 45

Percentage of international students: 45%

Men/Women Ratio: 55:45
Average Age: 31

Length of Work Experience: Minimum of 3 years



• Minimum of 3 years relevant work experience
• Minimum GPA of 65 or equivalent in UG studies

If English is not your first language:

• IELTS (academic) score of 7.0 with at least 6.0 in each of the four components

Alternative Pathways
• GMAT score: 600+ (range 550-700), updated CV, academic transcript, and statement of motivation 



Application fee: AUD$125

Tuition fees for Full-time MBA: The University's tuition fees are reviewed annually and may vary during your period of study. For information relating to fees, please visit the full-time MBA course details page.


Alumni of the University of Sydney Business School are leaders in their chosen fields. Placed around the world, they continue to enjoy the benefits of their education, the richness of their individual experiences of campus life at Australia's first university and the rewards of being an integral part of the significant international network of the University of Sydney. 


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