Master of Business Administration

The UniSA MBA has been developed for experienced managers and executives and provides the knowledge and skills to advance your career in leadership and senior management. You will gain real-world insights through access to academic and industry experts and curriculum informed by current research and industry practices. 

Delivering a strong practical focus embedded in senior management decision-making, our MBA program provides industry relevance and fosters real-time application in the workplace. MBA students engage with a cohort of experienced professionals from a diverse range of industry backgrounds, in a highly interactive learning environment, maximising networking and career development opportunities.

As part of the MBA curriculum, MBA students have the unique opportunity to gain insight into the role of boards and their contribution to an organisation's success, with the AICD Company Directors Course as a recognised elective.

Delivering exceptional graduate trajectories, we invite you to take the next step in your career and join our MBA network.

What our MBA graduates say

Esther Roberts

Esther Roberts

General Manager, Department of State Development, Government of South Australia

"The MBA has allowed me to make more informed decisions faster than before. It has given me an understanding of the core business of other units within my organisation, allowing me to ask the right questions before I make my own business decisions."

Bill Le Blanc

Bill Le Blanc

Executive Director & Chief Information Officer, SA Health, Government of South Australia

"The MBA has most certainly enhanced my effectiveness as an executive leader. That alone achieved my goal for completing an MBA. The unforeseen flow-on implications of becoming a more effective executive were that further executive opportunities opened up to me that I never imagined were possible."

Kym Myall

Kym Myall

Director, Australian Tax Office

"The UniSA MBA program provided me with the flexibility to fit in with full-time work and family and enabled me to expand my knowledge and networks. Completing the MBA has demonstrated not just my dedication to learning and applying my knowledge in the workplace, but also my commitment, time management and resilience."

Rod Ellis

Rod Ellis

Executive Director, Tonkin Consulting

"The MBA helped me expand my abilities from analytical problem solving in an engineering application, to developing a greater understanding on how the business as a whole worked. 14 years on and I still use the skills developed from the MBA in my Board role and with the consulting work I do for clients."

Flexible learning options

We enable study to fit within your lifestyle, with part-time study options and a range of courses available in on-campus and on-line mode, as well as evening classes and intensive delivery options offered.

Top 1% of Business Schools worldwide

The UniSA Business School is one of only 163 Business Schools worldwide to be awarded EQUIS accreditation, the EFMD Quality Improvement system.
EQUIS Accredited

Five star MBA for eight consecutive years

Graduate Management Association Australia rankings, 2008 - 2015.
GMAA 5 Star MBA Logo

SA's No. 1 Business School for graduate employment

*QILT: Graduate Destinations Survey 2013-2015 Full-time Employment Indicator.

Entry Requirements

Applicants seeking admission into the MBA program are required to have either:

Application Process

Applications for the MBA can be made through the Online Application Form. As part of the application process, MBA candidates are required to submit:

  • an academic transcript;
  • a current curriculum vitae which addresses the entry requirements and includes qualifications, and provides evidence of management experience (including experience in supervision and financial management).

If applicable, scholarship applications must also be submitted in conjunction with the complete MBA application.

Contact us

MBA Enquiries

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