Ideal candidate: The MBA is designed for experienced professionals with ambition and drive who wish to develop their responsible and sustainable leadership skills. The course has been designed to cover three stages: Diagnostics, where students learn to diagnose issues in real organisations with a focus on marketing, employee engagement, talent management and accounting; Exploration, where students explore the latest thinking and practices in organisations and research worldwide, while developing skills in innovation and business transformation; and Integration and Application, where students develop their strategic decision-making skills, undertake a real-world business project and hone their personal effectiveness as a responsible leader. The learning approach includes relevant and current case studied as well as guest lectures delivered by industry professionals, with an emphasis on teamwork and peer learning.
Notable graduates: David Morgan Williams, Director Business Development, Australian Catholic University; Yogendra (Yogi) Savania, Principal Advisor NSW Treasury, Strategic Reviews and Policy Coordination Branch, Graeme Hunt, Broardspectrum, Patick Jin, Bluescope Coated steel China, Rod Ruston, County Coal, David C, Brundenell, Universum, Neale Shelks, MiNumus, Dr Attila Mozer, Sparky Fibre
Class arrangement: Day, night, summer school, modularised intensive format
Assessment: Assignments, case studies, presentations, examination, group collaborations
Extra info: Our MBA is focused on applied learning where theory is taught to enhance their ability to analyse problems implement optimal solutions. Graduates are able to draw on both strategic and specialised expertise. As signatories to UN PRME students take a holistic view of the full impact of decisions, & become responsible leaders.
|Study mode||Full time, Part time, Trimester|
|Locations||New South Wales|
|Entry requirements||A recognised Bachelors degree, in any major, with an average mark of 50%, together with three years' full-time relevant professional or managerial experience, or part-time equivalent, and a one-page Statement of Motivation*. Or, a recognised Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate, together with five years' full-time relevant professional or managerial experience, or part-time equivalent, and a Statement of Motivation*. Or, full membership of a qualifying professional body. Applicants with other relevant tertiary qualifications and/ or substantial relevant professional of managerial experience will also be considered for entry. * The Statement of Motivation should be no more than one page, written in English, and address: your motivation for studying the MBA with the Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong; and how the degree will help achieve your career goals and aspirations. English language proficiency with IELTS score of 6.5|
|Work Experience||3 year(s)|