Master of Business Administration (Executive)

School of Business, Sydney Campus

Our Master of Business Administration (Executive) has been created for business managers who want to improve their managerial and conceptual skills. Aimed at both graduates and experienced business leaders, this program covers a stimulating range of topics – from business ethics to international business law. It can be completed in 18 months of full-time study.

  • Why study this degree?

    The Master of Business Administration (Executive)  from The University of Notre Dame Australia gives you ample opportunity to network and work with like minded peers who are similarly driven. Graduates are armed with the skills and competencies, knowledge and confidence to gain employment in the global business environment and to manage the increasingly diverse and complex international business environments of the 21st century.

    This intensive 18-month postgraduate degree, which has been specifically designed to develop your conceptual and practical skills, consists of 12 courses – these include Economics for Managers, Marketing, Business Law, International Business, Human Resource Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics. Students with an undergraduate business degree may qualify for exemptions to some of these foundation courses – alternatives are available.

  • Program summary

    • Economics for Managers
    • Accounting for Managers
    • Marketing
    • International Business Law
    • Financial Management
    • Management Theory and Practice
    • International Business
    • Strategic Management
    • Management Communication
    • Human Resource Management
    • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Business Ethics

    Full details of the program requirements are contained in the Program Regulations.

  • Entry requirements

    Notre Dame encourages applications from people of all backgrounds and takes into consideration the applicant’s academic performance as well as their personal qualities and accomplishments.

    Academic requirements are as follows:

    • A Bachelor's degree from a recognised Australian or overseas university demonstrating satisfactory grades; or
    • A minimum of a Graduate Diploma of Commerce and five years’ relevant industry experience

    Applicants for the MBA (Executive) are expected to have five years of professional and/or managerial work experience.

    Applications should be received at least one month prior to commencement. However, there are limited places so early application is encouraged.

  • Fees

    This Program has the following loan scheme(s) available for eligible students:

    The FEE-HELP loan scheme assists eligible fee-paying students with the payment of all, or part, of their tuition fees, not including additional study costs such as accommodation or textbooks. Your FEE-HELP debt will be indexed each year in line with the Consumer Price Index and also includes a loan fee of 25 per cent for all undergraduate programs of study.

    For further information, or for indicative fees for domestic or international students, please visit our Fees Page.

  • More information

    For more information on the Master of Business Administration (Executive), please call our Prospective Students Office on +61 2 8204 4404 or email

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