Melbourne Business School ARCHIVED Full-time MBA / Master of Marketing

Full-time MBA / Master of Marketing

Our full-time MBA/Master of Marketing is a dual degree that provides you with a strong foundation in business and specialised knowledge in marketing.

CRICOS Code: 089359M

Our MBA/Master of Marketing will transform how you think and empower you to become a global leader.

The full-time MBA/ Master of Marketing Dual degree is an intensive experience designed for maximum career impact. Fully develop your business knowledge and gain specialised knowledge in the strategic marketing capabilities for corporate planning and management.

Become a skilled marketer with well-rounded business skills, widened career options and a pathway to c-suite success.

For international students, you may be eligible to apply for the Temporary Graduate Visa after completion of the MBA/Master of Marketing.

Student Experience

People come to Melbourne Business School because they want to study with the best.

People come to Melbourne Business School because they want to study with the best.

We attract some of the brightest academics from around the world, who teach in class sizes much smaller than their colleagues overseas and are accessible to you throughout your studies.

Our campus is just four tram stops from the centre of Melbourne and has vibrant communal areas with accommodation available nearby.

We offer opportunities for self-development via a wide range of electives, co-curricular activities, and host regular industry networking events.

Success Story

I found it really fascinating. I didn't have any context about marketing beforehand but soon realised it was a big part of the world we live in.

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, Asia Pacific, Expedia

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Subjects and Structure

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Meet With Us

Let us answer your questions face-to-face.

Let us answer your questions face-to-face.

The best way to find out more about studying at Melbourne Business School is to meet with us. We hold regular information sessions on campus, which will cover everything you need to know and often include a mini-lecture from one of our faculty members.

For overseas students, we travel all over the world to hold one-on-one meetings with potential candidates, answer questions and assist you with your decision to study.

If you're interested in studying at Melbourne Business School, register to attend an event below or contact us to find out when we plan to visit a city near you.

Career Management Centre

Students participating in the personal effectiveness program

Our Personal Effectiveness Program will help you build the soft skills, knowledge and attributes you need to compete and succeed in every job market.

Recruitment Partners

By partnering with leading organisations, our Careers Management Centre can connect you to top-tier firms in Australia and around the world.

Individual coaching session at the hub

Our career coaches will help you develop your job-hunting skills, maximise your future opportunities and increase your chances of success.


Program Fee 

The 2020 program fee for our Full-time MBA is $89,500. It covers all program costs, including flights and accommodation for the Business in Asia field trip, and can be paid in instalments.

If you receive an offer to study, a non-refundable deposit of $8,900 is required to hold your place. This deposit is offset against your first fee instalment after you accept your offer.


FEE-HELP is available for eligible Australian citizens and permanent residents.

Other Costs

International students:

  • Please budget approximately $560 for visas.
  • You must also take out medical insurance for the duration of your stay in Australia. The cost is approximately $729 per year (based on 2018 prices; more for a couple or family) and is paid with your first fee instalment.


We have a wide range of scholarships available to support your study at Melbourne Business School. Our scholarships encourage diversity, provide opportunity and reward talent.

You will automatically be considered for a scholarship when you apply – but to be eligible for some, you need to apply by a certain date.

For more information, visit our Scholarships page.

How to Apply

Application Process


  1. Commence an application to become familiar with the application process.
  2. Meet with us to find out more about the School and program.
  3. Sit the compulsory GMAT*/GRE as early as possible. Your results are valid for five years.
  4. Complete and submit your application by the application closing dates.

*Graduates of Australian/NZ universities who do not wish to apply for scholarships are not required to have a GMAT/GRE.



Shortlisted candidates for each round will be invited to attend a compulsory interview, which can be conducted in person, over the phone or by teleconference. The interview will last approximately 20 to 30 minutes.



A selection committee will make the final decision on each applicant to achieve a cohort that reflects gender balance and a diverse representation of industries, academic backgrounds and nationalities. Restrictions are also placed on the number of students from any one region.

Successful applicants will be notified via email. The offer may include the award of a scholarship.

Please note that entry to this program is highly competitive and meeting the minimum entry criteria does not guarantee an offer to the program. Unsuccessful applications will not be reassessed in following rounds.

We appreciate that considerable time and effort are required to complete an application, however we will not comment on specific factors that may have led to the selection committee's final decision.

Application Deadlines

Closing dates for our August 2021 intake are as follows:


Application deadline

Round 1

31 August 2020

Round 2

30 November 2020

Round 3
(international closing date)

30 April 2021

Round 4
(domestic closing date)

31 May 2021

The deadline for all applications is 11.59pm AEST.

Late applications may be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us for further advice.

Interviews are conducted approximately three (3) weeks after the round closing date and offers are issued approximately three (3) weeks after the interviews.

Application Requirements

For a successful application, you will need:

  • A good GMAT or GRE score – as a guide, recent students have achieved an average GMAT of 695 or higher*.
  • An up-to-date CV showing a minimum of two (2) years’ work experience.
  • A copy of your undergraduate academic transcript and any postgraduate transcripts, if relevant.
  • A passport or verified document** showing current citizenship / residency status.
  • An excellent command of English, with a copy of your IELTS or TOEFL score*** if you are a non-native speaker.
  • Personal statements relating to your goals and how you can contribute to the program.
  • The names and contact details of two professional referees.

You are also welcome to supply additional information that you believe will strengthen your application. The School may also request additional information to assist the admission decision.


*Graduates of Australian/NZ universities who do not wish to apply for scholarships are not required to have a GMAT/GRE

**Original or certified copies of these documents will need to be provided if you are successful in gaining admission to the program.

***IELTS: Academic English test with a minimum score of 7.0 overall and with no individual band less than 6.5.
TOEFL iBT, with a minimum score of 102 (written score of 24+ and no individual score lower than 21) 
PTE: English Academic PTE with a minimum score of 65 and no communicative skill below 65

Entry Requirements

  • A good GMAT/GRE score*
  • A university degree
  • Two years' work experience
  • Two professional referees
  • English proficiency

For more information, visit our application FAQ's page.

*Graduates of Australian/NZ universities who do not wish to apply for scholarships are not required to have a GMAT/GRE.

International Student Visa Update

20th July 2020

The Australian Government will recommence granting student visas, allowing international students to be prepared to travel to Australia once borders re-open. 

Find out more about the announcement here.

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August 2020
Round 2 applications close 31 December 2019

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