The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is widely regarded as the preferred qualification for professionals wanting to pursue a career in strategic management. An MBA can advance your career, expand your professional network, offer higher earning potential and develop your leadership skills.

Our MBA program has been acknowledged globally in the 2020 PIEoneer awards for its innovative and future-focused content delivery.

This course is also available online.

You will have the opportunity to tailor your degree by selecting electives aligned to your interests and career requirements. If you would like to focus on a particular field, we offer eight specialisations to choose from:

Data-driven Leadership

Project Management

Health Services Management

Tourism and Hospitality Leadership

Digital Management


International Leadership

Women in Leadership

If you are not planning to specialise in one of these areas, please continue reading for more information about our general MBA.



Adelaide / Brisbane / Gold Coast / Melbourne / Perth / Sydney / Online

Course structure
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Course subjects

Students at the Gold Coast campus will choose from a limited selection of subjects for Trimester 1 2024. For more information, please commence your application through Kaplink to see the full list of available subjects.

Course Learning Outcomes

Students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration at Kaplan Business School will learn how to:

  • Apply knowledge related to fundamental business processes to make effective business decisions in a global context
  • Integrate business knowledge to take well-reasoned action in diverse situations
  • Innovate to address business issues and opportunities in dynamic environments
  • Demonstrate the leadership necessary to accomplish business goals and maximize organisational performance
  • Evaluate the ethical and social implications of business decisions in a global context

Entry requirements

All students applying to study at Kaplan Business School must satisfy the entry requirements for the desired course.

International entry requirements >

Domestic entry requirements >

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Students may be eligible for credit for academic work previously completed and should apply to the School for this to be recognised as an exemption from individual subjects of study.

Recognition of prior learning form (PDF) >

Career Outcomes

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> Management consultant

> Entrepreneur

> Leadership trainer

> Research analyst

Career Outcome Video Description

This qualification is designed to provide you with valuable practical management skills that will allow you to develop your capability to lead and inspire others in a global business environment. Our MBA course also offers specialisations, which are perfectly suited to furthering your career and increasing your earning potential within specific areas.

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Testimonial - Joanna Barrientos - MBA
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Fees and scholarships

Find out more about tuition fees and other expenses for our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

International fees >

Domestic fees >

There are also scholarships you may be eligible for to help support your study and living costs.

Scholarships >

How to apply

As an Australian citizen wanting to enrol in a Kaplan Business School course, you may be eligible for FEE-HELP. For further information visit www.studyassist.gov.au Apply Now