Why study RMIT Online's Master of Business Administration?

Benefit from RMIT’s global reputation for delivering future-focused skills ready for the new world of business

Gain a critical advantage over other MBA graduates with RMIT's cutting-edge expertise in design thinking, innovation and contemporary leadership. Develop the skills and industry-based knowledge needed to stand out to employers around the world.

Specialise or choose your own journey

RMIT Online's MBA offers six future-focused and on-trend specialisations, so you can choose to specialise or select individual courses based on your career goals and aspirations.

Extend your business networks within Australia and beyond

Study in an interactive, supportive online environment that promotes collaboration and innovation. Build your professional network both within Australia and around the world through industry connections with RMIT Online academics, professionals and peers.

An online MBA designed for a new world of business

In a business landscape that’s marked by complexity and continuous change, RMIT Online’s Master of Business Administration is a 100 per cent MBA online course that is accelerated and supported and will provide you with the business and leadership skill you need to thrive in the upcoming Industry 5.0.

RMIT Online’s MBA is a globally recognised degree* that will help you learn design thinking, authentic leadership and management of emerging tech, so you can lead the way in the new world of business.

Our electives and minors cover the latest advances in technology, analytics, digital trends, design thinking methodologies, authentic leadership and sustainability, taught by world-leading and active research academics.

With RMIT’s cutting-edge insights into the worlds of technology, innovation and design, you’ll gain a contemporary leadership mindset that will give you a critical advantage over traditional MBA graduates.

With fast-paced delivery, networking opportunities and dynamic course content that’s continually updated so it’s always relevant, our online MBA Australia is the new MBA for the future.

*Global CEO Magazine 2023

 

 

Quick facts
Quick facts

12
Courses*
(7 weeks each)
Subject to eligibility

24
Electives to
choose from

6
Minors
available

2 years part-time*
Subject to eligibility

Jan, Mar, May, July, Aug, Oct

$4,680 per course, FEE-HELP available **

Program code: MC199KPX19

*If you do not meet the entry requirements for the 12 course masters, you may have the opportunity to enrol in a 16 course masters. Please see Entry Requirements or contact us for further details.

**Plus a capped Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) based on your credit point enrolment load.

What you will study

The RMIT Online Master of Business Administration program consists of: 

• 6 core courses + 6 minor courses (12 course masters).
• 6 core courses + 10 minor courses (16 course masters).

 

Future-focused and on-trend minors

Get more information about what you will learn in our online MBA courses.

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Flexible entry and exit points

Our Master of Business Administration online encompasses courses that make up the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, Graduate Certificate in Leadership, Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Enterprise or Graduate Certificate in People Analytics. Should you need to exit the online MBA early, you will still have earned a postgraduate qualification based on the courses you have completed.

Contact one of our Student Enrolment Advisors to receive more information and discuss your individual circumstances.

Speak to our Enrolment Advisors to find out more.

*If you do not meet the entry requirements for the 12 course masters, you may have the opportunity to enrol in a 16 course masters. See entry requirements for more details.

 

Career Outcomes

Completing the MBA at RMIT Online unlocks a world of possibilities and expands your professional potential. As a graduate, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in various roles, and the opportunities available to you will continue to grow.

Here are some examples of the roles you will be ready to step into and their expected growth and salary range for the next five years.

 

Source attribution: Job Outlook, SEEK.

 

Career Outcomes

Completing the MBA at RMIT Online unlocks a world of possibilities and expands your professional potential. As a graduate, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in various roles, and the opportunities available to you will continue to grow.

Here are some examples of the roles you will be ready to step into and their expected growth and salary range for the next five years.

Source attribution: Job Outlook, SEEK.

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Entry requirements

RMIT Online MBA students must meet minimum academic requirements, and international students must have a proficient level of English. You can find more details below. 

 

Admission requirements
English language requirements
Advanced Standing

 

12 course Master of Business Administration

  • An Australian bachelor’s 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’s 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) or higher-level qualification from a recognised tertiary institution in any discipline, with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 1.0 (out of 4.0)* plus a minimum of two years’ relevant work experience.

OR

  • The RMIT Online Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, Graduate Certificate in Leadership, Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Enterprise or Graduate Certificate in People Analytics**.

If you do not meet the entry requirements for the 12 course master, you may have the opportunity to enrol in a 16 course master. Please see Entry Requirements or contact us for further details. 

 

16 course Master of Business Administration

  • An Australian bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher-level qualification in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution, with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 1.0 (out of 4.0). 

OR

  • An Australian bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher-level qualification in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution and a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) overall minimum score of 550.

We offer Recognition of Prior Learning, or the recognition of previous study or learning. This means you can apply for credit and reduce the number of courses you need to complete. Your application will be decided on a case-by-case basis. RMIT aims to grant as much credit as possible at the time of offer, so it’s important to provide as much evidence of prior study or work experience as possible with your application. Speak to our Enrolment Advisors to find out more. 

*If your qualification was completed more than 10 years ago, you will need to provide evidence of ongoing professional work and/or professional development in the same discipline as the program for which you are seeking entry.  
**Upon successful completion of the graduate certificate, you will have the opportunity to progress to the master’s degree. 

 

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International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University. For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT visit the English language requirements and equivalency information.

Australian Student Visas

RMIT Online’s Master of Business Administration does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study. For more details on RMIT's on-campus programs, visit rmit.edu.au.

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Advanced Standing

RMIT assesses each student’s prior learning, qualifications and professional experience to provide custom pathways so you can complete your online postgraduate degree sooner. Gain credit for your relevant work experience and graduate even sooner with Advanced Standing. Your application will be decided on a case-by-case basis. RMIT aims to grant as much credit as possible at the time of offer, so it’s important to provide as much evidence of prior study or work experience as possible with your application. 

Depending on advanced standing granted, you could complete your MBA online in as little as 16 months, part-time. 

Speak to our Enrolment Advisors to find out more.

Hear from one of our graduates

Online Master of Business Administration student Fran Li speaks of how the skills and knowledge she's gained during her studies have impressed her network of clients and colleagues at Lauders Capital.

“I find that it's quite flexible that I can read or listen to the tutor's recordings any time. I also use all this learning [...] back in my real work and I've got such good feedback from my investors”