• Why study this course?

    Delivered by world-class industry experts and academics, RMIT Online’s Master of Business Administration has been designed from the ground up to address contemporary skills gaps.

    Our electives cover the latest advances in technology, digital trends, design thinking methodologies and authentic leadership that will give you a critical advantage over traditional MBA graduates.

    Why study this course?

    1. RMIT has a 5-star QS ranking and is ranked 18th globally in the QS top 50 universities under 50 years old
    2. Choose from 4 program concentrations, including Design Thinking, Technology and Innovation, Leadership and Project Management
    3. Focus on practical, real-world case studies
    4. Student 83 percent approval rating (Good Teaching Score)
    5. Personalised student support from enrollment to graduation
    6. 100% online, study anywhere, anytime
    7. Open to students without a bachelor’s degree
    8. Graduate faster with 6 study periods a year
  • What you will learn

    RMIT Online’s MBA prepares you for modern leadership with the latest advances in technology, design thinking and leadership. It is comprised of eight core courses and four elective courses picked from one or multiple minor areas.

    Core courses

    • Design Thinking for Business
    • Leadership & Management
    • Marketing for Managers
    • Financial Analytics for Managerial Decisions
    • Management of Technology and Innovation
    • Strategy
    • Business Data Analytics
    • Business Consulting

    Minor courses

    Select eight from multiple concentrations.

    Design Thinking

    • Design Thinking Challenge: Discover and Define
    • Design Thinking: Develop and Deliver
    • Futures Thinking in Design
    • Digital Entrepreneurship

    Technology and Innovation

    • Digital Innovation
    • Digital Entrepreneurship
    • Digital Risk Management and Information Security
    • Technology Futures


    • People and Organisations
    • Personal Brand and Authentic Leader
    • Leading in the Age of Digital Disruption
    • Digital Entrepreneurship

    Project Management

    • Introduction to Project Management
    • Project Management Techniques
    • Project Design for Quality
    • Managing Project Teams
  • Flexible Exit and Entry Points

    Our Master of Business Administration online encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate, so should you need to exit the online MBA early, you will still have earned a postgraduate qualification.

  • Entry Requirements

    To gain entry into the Master of Business Administration, you need:

    • An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent, or higher level qualification, in a business (or related) discipline from a recognised tertiary institution with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 1.0 (out of 4.0); or
    • An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent, or higher level qualification, in a business (or related) discipline from a recognised tertiary institution and a GMAT overall minimum score of 550; or
    • An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent in any discipline with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 1.0 (out of 4.0) and a minimum of three years full-time equivalent management experience with supervisory responsibilities*;  or
    • The RMIT Graduate Certificate in Business Administration.

    * Applicants will be required to submit a curriculum vitae (CV).

Key Facts

Duration 2.7 years (part-time)*
Fees $69,120 ($4,320 per unit)
Units 16 (7 weeks each)*
Study intakes Every 2 months
Study mode 100% online
University Rankings 18th globally in the 2021 QS Top 50 Under 50 (5th in Australia). A ranking of the world’s top universities which are under 50 years old.

*Number of units degree is comprised of and duration, depends on prior degree. (See entry requirements).

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What our students say

RMIT’s program is tailored towards producing managers equipped with the skills to lead so it was my first choice. Classes are designed to foster a range of learning styles and include plenty of both theory and application opportunities.