What will I learn?

The Master of Business Management will prepare you to become an effective leader in an increasingly agile business environment, and will support you to draw on your career and business experience throughout your studies. Perfect for those wanting to remain practising their speciality while leading from the front, the course is a unique opportunity for students to learn and apply key organisational leadership skills within the context of your specialist area or sector.

This master's degree is your opportunity to not only apply transformational knowledge to your current role and organisation, but also be in the strongest possible position to tackle the business challenges of the future.

Where can the Master of Business Management take me?

Completing the Master of Business Management will allow you to position yourself in a leadership role, with course content facilitating an extension of your current specialisation or an area strongly related to your current work.

This formal qualification will propel you to become a leader through a deeper understanding of managing a business, while adding to your skillset through the further study of a specialisation. You’ll emerge agile and ready at the forefront of changing organisations, with career opportunities open in all industries and sectors.

Perfect for students who require a flexible learning experience, you’ll complete this expert master’s degree in three parts. You’ll take advanced foundational units and gain digital-focused specialist knowledge through application units before capping your professional development portfolio through career-driven industry projects. This unique course ensures a well-rounded education that allows you to apply what you’ve learnt to your current role or career.

The degree aims to develop you into a professional and leader ready for the future, with a varied skillset for a digital age. Build on your current knowledge of an industry, or deep dive into a complementary area of study and choose a specialisation or combination of specialisations integral to an organisation’s success, including digital law, marketing and communications.

Discover more about the specialisations you can undertake in Part B of this degree below.


Study the principles and theories of how and when organisations are communicating with their stakeholders.

Marketing principles in digital world

Social media marketing

Integrated marketing communications

Digital marketing

Digital Communications

Study contemporary communications principles across units focused on the global and digital contexts.

Principles of global communications

Strategic communications in a digital era

Data analytics in communications

Marketing principles in digital world

Digital Law

Study how emerging technologies intersects with the law.

Foundations of law in the digital world

Legal dimensions of digital technology

Ethics, policy and governance

Fundamentals of privacy law

Which department am I in?

Monash Business School

Study options

Online/Distance (2 years)

Tuition fees
A$30,200.00 (16,35,970) per year
Start date

25 October 2021

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Entry level 2: An Australian master's degree (or equivalent) with at least a credit (60%) average. Entry level 3 An Australian master's degree (or equivalent) with at least a credit (60%) average and a minimum of two years of full time equivalent relevant professional experience OR An Australian master's degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline with at least a credit (60%) average degree (or equivalent) in a related discipline with at least a credit (60%) average.

For international students

If you have a complete or incomplete international bachelor degree, it must be accredited and equivalent to an Australian level

Level A

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, No PTE communicative skills score below 50

TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21

Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169

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