• Summary

    The JCU Online MBA Global gives you a data-driven approach to analyse global shifts and identify which opportunities will deliver the greatest outcome for your business. You will also develop leadership and management skills so you can continue to lead through uncertainty, adapt, and keep pace.

    1. Strong focus on data-driven decision making
    2. Optional 1-week project out of Singapore, Great Barrier Reef, or the Daintree Rainforest*
    3. JCU is ranked #33 in Times Higher Education’s top 50, under 50
    4. JCU is rated #1 in Australia for ‘graduate employer satisfaction’
    5. JCU is rated 5 stars for ‘Job Success’ in the Good Universities Guide
    6. Open to students without a bachelor’s degree
    7. Exit early and still gain a qualification
    8. 3 qualifications in 1


    * subject to change

  • What you will learn

    Over the course of 12 subjects, you’ll gain the skills to make impactful strategic decisions based on a more holistic view of global trends and more pointed data-informed insights.

    You’ll be able to solve complex problems through advanced data analysis. You’ll also develop the knowledge to become a competent leader, who drives sustainable growth and creates positive outcomes for your organisation and the world around you.

    Our subjects are designed to improve your knowledge across three key areas:

    Global Perspective and Strategy
    Data-driven Decision Making
    Organisational Leadership and Management.

    Core units

    • Multinational Corporations and International Markets
    • Marketing Strategy, Analytics and Development
    • Corporate Strategy
    • Corporate Finance
    • Data Analysis and Decision Modelling
    • Information Management and Analytics Technology
    • Data Information: Management, Security, Privacy and Ethics
    • Management and Leadership Skills
    • Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship
    • Business Innovation and Technology Management
    • Business Consulting

    Capstone unit

    • Integrated Global Capstone Project
  • Flexible Exit and Entry Points

    The Master of Business Administration Global includes what are referred to as ‘nested qualifications’. That is to say that the 12-subject Master’s degree is made up of the Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma qualifications.

    Should you need to exit the course for some reason, depending on when you do so, you could earn either a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma qualification.

  • Entry requirements

    • A relevant bachelors degree (or equivalent) and 2 years business experience; OR
    • 4 years business experience in a managerial role; OR
    • Other qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Dean
    • Must meet English language proficiency requirements
  • Recognition of Prior Learning

    The duration of your MBA is dependent on your previous education and work experience. Extensive experience and/or education in a related area could reduce the number of units you study to gain your master’s degree.

Duration 2 years (part-time)
Fees $40,440 (or $3,370 per unit)
Units 12 (7 weeks each)
Study intakes Every 2 months
Study mode 100% online
University Rankings 33rd in the world, under 50 years old
Entry criteria 4 years relevant work experience in a managerial role, OR a bachelor’s degree and 2 years business experience

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What our students say

Being able to fit study it into your lifestyle is extremely important, and that's what online education is all about. The JCU Online learning platform is also easy to use - you've got immediate access to your tutors that are linked in with your subjects. You can contact them at any time via email or any of message boards online.