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Master of Business Administration (MBA) Intensive
Master of Business Administration (MBA) Intensive

Master of Business Administration (MBA) Intensive

  • ID:UWA610100
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

(1) To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have

(a) a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;


(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent;


(c) at least two years professional experience in a relevant occupation; and

(2)(a) a valid Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)* score, and at least three years of relevant, documented professional experience;


(b) a valid GMAT* score of at least 650, and at least two years of relevant, documented professional experience.

* GMAT scores are valid for five years.

English Requirements

  • Internet-based Test (iBT): An overall score of 82 with a minimum score of: 22 in the Writing section; 18 in the Reading section; 20 in the Speaking section; and 20 in the Listening 

  • IELTS (Academic) including IELTS for UKVI (Academic): Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 (must include Academic Reading and Writing modules)

  • PTE (Academic): Postgraduate Research Studies applicants: An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 64 in the reading and writing sections, and no less than 54 in the other sections.

Course Information

UWA is delivering an industry-relevant MBA Intensive program to prepare established professionals for the next executive stage of their careers. The course offers the following unique features:

  • Personalised Leadership Development Program developed by world-class Leadership Faculty.

  • One-on-one mentoring from a senior industry executive.

  • International study tour

  • Extensive career services support: coaching and workshops via our MBA Career Services Manager and industry professionals.

  • Strategic Analysis and Consulting Project, working on a real project for one of our partner organisations (previously including Woodside, BHP, Rio Tinto and Reconciliation WA).

  • Masterclasses with Senior Executives and Senior Managers from top ASX companies and government departments.

  • Direct contact with members of the Business School Board.

The MBA Intensive has one annual intake, with classes commencing in January each year. From that point, you can choose to complete the program in 12, 15 or 18 months, depending upon your own work and personal circumstances. All three study modes use our summer and winter school teaching sessions to accelerate your MBA studies and fast-track your career.

The MBA Intensive has nine core units and three option units. Regardless of the study mode you select, you will complete the majority of your core units with the other MBA Intensive students in your cohort, which is a strength of cohort-based MBA programs around the world. For your option units, you will have the opportunity to further expand your business network by studying alongside students in the MBA Flexible program.

Applications for credit for previous study at an equivalent level and institution will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.


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Course structure details


Take all units (48 points):

  • ACCT5602 Accounting (6)

  • BUSN5000 Leading Self and Others (0)

  • ECON5503 Economic Management and Strategy (6)

  • FINA5530 Managerial Finance (6)

  • MGMT5501 Organisational Behaviour (6)

  • MGMT5502 Strategic Analysis and Consulting Project (12)

  • MGMT5513 Data Driven Decision Making (6)

  • MKTG5550 Marketing Principles (6)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • accountant

  • Advertising professional

  • Advertising and Public Relations Manager

  • Analyst

  • Engineer

  • Policy Planning Manager

  • Chief Executive

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) per year

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