Master of Business

Program code


Available at


Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt


South Bank





2 years full-time
4 years part-time

Credit points


Indicative fee

$27,000.00* per year (more)
* 2020 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree or higher


Commencing in

Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3

Next start date

Trimester 3, 2019 (more)

Applications close

Sunday, 13 October 2019

Why choose this program?

The Trimester 3 intake will be available at Nathan only.

The Master of Business is a program designed for professionals aspiring to make the move to management roles, for current managers seeking formal qualifications and for those looking to move careers. This degree is designed to help you master essential business concepts and provide you with the frameworks and creative problem solving skills to enable you to operate effectively in the dynamic, global business economy.

This program will help you to further develop your business and management skills, build specialist knowledge within your chosen area, and accelerate your career.

Our partnership with the Institute of Managers and Leaders Australia and New Zealand (IML ANZ) allows graduates to be awarded with the internationally recognised professional designation immediately after graduation*. Accrediting management and leadership excellence, Chartered Manager will help you to gain global recognition, professionalise your leadership skills, increase your employability and differentiate you from other managers.

Griffith and IML ANZ are committed to supporting you throughout your leadership journey. Along with the new fast-tracked route to Chartered Manager, you will also receive access to a range of partnership benefits.

* Upon completion of the Chartered Manager written assessment, interview and satisfying the work experience requirements.

Depending on your career aspirations and interests, you can complete majors in the following areas:

  • Accounting (Nathan)
  • Business Law (Nathan)
  • Digital Business (Nathan)
  • Economics (Nathan)
  • Employment Relations (OUA)
  • Event Management (Gold Coast)
  • Human Resource Management (Nathan, Gold Coast)
  • Information Systems (Nathan)
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Nathan, Gold Coast, Online)
  • International Business (Nathan)
  • International Tourism and Hospitality Management (Gold Coast, South Bank)
  • Management (Nathan)
  • Marketing (Nathan, Gold Coast, Online)
  • Public Policy (Online)
  • Sport Management (Gold Coast)
  • Supply Chain Management (South Bank, Online).

This program includes a dissertation pathway. The dissertation pathway can provide a pathway to a higher degree by research for candidates with the qualifying GPA.

Related programs

Code Program title Campus Intake
3306 Graduate Certificate in Business Gold Coast, Nathan Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
5632 Master of Business (this program) Gold Coast, Nathan Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3

Note: Progression through this program suite is dependent upon satisfying admission requirements.

Attendance information

This program is offered full-time and part-time at the Nathan and Gold Coast campuses. You may choose to study courses at other campuses or online where the program structure allows.

Students are advised that some courses are offered through Open Universities Australia (OUA). Students who wish to enrol in these courses should refer to the OUA website for additional information.

My career opportunities

A business degree gives you the foundation to advance your career in a range of industries and professions. You will be prepared to use your extensive business skills in increasingly diverse settings including not-for-profit, government and corporate organisations.

Students who complete the Dissertation pathway may be eligible for further Higher Degree Research study such as the Master of Philosophy or PhD program.

Fee-paying postgraduate (domestic) students

Indicative annual tuition fee

The indicative annual tuition fee is calculated based on a standard full-time study load which is usually 80 credit points.

The indicative annual tuition fee is based on current conditions and available data and should only be used as a guide. These fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.

Tuition fees
  • A fee-paying postgraduate student pays tuition fees.
  • Students are liable for tuition fees for the courses they are enrolled in as at the census date.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program prior to 2014 is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student commenced the program.
  • The tuition fee for students who commence their program from 2014 onwards is charged according to the approved program fee for the trimester in which the student is enrolled.

Program fees for the Master of Business (5632)

Year of study Fee category/Band Fee per CP Tuition fee 80cp
2020 Fee Band 27.0 $337.50 $27,000.00
2019 Fee Band 25.5 $318.75 $25,500.00
Tuition fees for your degree program
Changing programs

If a postgraduate student changes to a different program they will be subject to the approved program fee for the trimester in which they are enrolled.

Further information