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What will I learn?

Make powerful connections with international recruiters and corporations. Open doors across the globe. Learn from a globally renowned faculty that combines industry experience and active research agendas, with impressive teaching abilities. Undertake the AGSM Masters of Business Administration (Extension) and you will boost your business experience - through an internship or research project - as part of your degree.

The MBA (Extension) is designed for students seeking not only to learn management concepts but apply these concepts in the real world through an internship or similar work-integrated learning activities. Your project must be in an area relevant to management and related to your career aspirations. The MBA (Extension) is identical to the full-time MBA with the addition of an extra session which totals 120 Units of Credit and which is undertaken over about 130 weeks.

Potential careers

Senior management roles (GM, CEO and board level)
Senior government leader
Not-for-profit manager
Venture capitalist
Executive roles in accounting, finance, marketing, sales and communications, amongst others

Which department am I in?

UNSW Business School



Study options

Full Time (2.7 years)

Tuition fees
A$70,200.00 (37,54,011) per year
AUD $99,240 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 February 2022, 30 May 2022, 12 September 2022


UNSW Sydney - University of New South Wales

Kensington Campus,

High Street, Kensington,


New South Wales,

2052, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants with a completed Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. English Language Requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT): 90 overall (min. 23 in writing, 22 in reading, listening and speaking); TOEFL - Paper-based Test (PBT) 577 overall (min. 5.0 in TWE); Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic - 64 overall (min. 54 in each subtest); Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) - 180 overall (min.180 in each subtest; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - 176 overall (min.169 in each subtest).

For international students

Admission is based on:

The assessment of a portfolio of achievements containing an undergraduate degree or (equivalent qualification), minimum Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score of 550 and a minimum of 2 years professional or managerial work experience, OR;
At least 6 years professional work experience and a minimum GMAT score of 550.

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: 7.0 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL IBT (Internet Based): 94 overall (min. 25 in writing, 23 in reading, listening and speaking); Pearson (PTE - Academic): 65 overall (min. 54 in each subtest); C1 Advanced Cambridge: 185 overall (min. 169 in each subtest); C2 Proficiency Cambridge: 185 overall (min. 180 in each subtest); UNSW Global University English Entry Course (UEEC): Successful completion with a minimum overall grade of B and a minimum grade of C in the writing component.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About UNSW Sydney - University of New South Wales

UNSW Sydney is a world-leading teaching and research powerhouse, which is ranked in the top 50 universities worldwide.

  • Global Top 50: Ranked 43rd university worldwide
  • Employable graduates: Ranked 27th global employer reputation
  • Ranked No.1 by Australian startup founders
  • 6 subjects ranked among the top 20 worldwide