Future-proof your career with a tier-one Global MBA

The world’s economy is evolving fast; our Global Master of Business Administration (Global MBA) gives you the tools to thrive and shape positive change within it.

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Why this MBA is right for you

Macquarie Business School is breaking down the barriers to achieving an MBA, giving you great quality, value and flexibility all in one place.

Our Global MBA is:

  • future-focused – designed to prepare and equip you with future-focus capabilities for the future of work
  • stackable – with various learning modules that give you the flexibility to choose how much you want to study, when you want and where you want
  • affordable – a world-class MBA, now more widely available and accessible for all.

Program snapshot

Total units


Total fees

AUD $40,800


1.5 years

Study mode

100% online

Key capabilities

Choose an MBA that challenges convention to prepare you for success in an increasingly disrupted world. Each unit is designed to deliver an outcome, allowing you to instantly apply the knowledge you’ve harnessed.

Our innovative curriculum is formed around six practical skills:

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This specialisation will equip you with the skills to be an adaptable leader, ready to navigate the global environment we now work in.


  • Know your people
  • Know your organisation
  • Adapt your leadership style
  • Become a meaning maker

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA leadership videos.


Learn how to synthesise and critically analyse information to produce strategic insights and lead your organisation to success.


  • Know your numbers 1
  • Know your numbers 2
  • Know your customers
  • Generate insights

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA analysing videos.


Learn how to develop workplace strategies that build sustainable platforms and ecosystems by enhancing your employment of technology and people.


  • Be competitive
  • Be global
  • Be disruptive
  • Be sustainable

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA strategising videos.


Build the agility required to adapt and compete in today’s labour market.


  • Build personal resilience
  • Become a global citizen
  • Your career, your life
  • Improve yourself, always

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA adapting videos.


Learn how to positively influence people, and uncover how communication and negotiation bring about change.


  • Manage change
  • Communicate with impact
  • Manage the risks
  • Negotiate and resolve conflicts

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA influencing videos.

Problem solving

Develop your lateral thinking, and prepare to address workplace problems in a creative and effective way.


  • Advise
  • Be curious
  • Applied immersion 1
  • Applied immersion 2

To learn more, view the full program, or view a range of GMBA problem solving videos.

This course is designed for students who are prospective leaders, wishing to study at their own pace from anywhere in the world.

Stackable learning and pathways

Choose the amount of study you want to undertake, with our unique stackable learning model. Your experience now can contribute toward a full degree later on.

Single unit

Single unit

1 Unit

Those interested in a specific topic and scope.

  • AU $1,700
  • 6 weeks
  • None


4 Units

For individuals who are looking to upskill or reskill in a specific capability.

  • AU $6,800
  • 3 months
  • Digital badge to be displayed on LinkedIn, CV, etc.
Graduate certificate in Global Business Practice

Graduate certificate in Global Business Practice

8 Units

Interested in a qualification without committing to a masters.

  • AU $13,600
  • 6 months
  • Graduate Certificate in Global Business Practice.
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Global MBA degree

Global MBA degree

24 Units

Professionals looking to accelerate and transform their career trajectory.

  • AU $40,800
  • 14 months
  • Global Master of Business Administration.
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The study experience

Connect with a diverse cohort of ambitious professionals.

Leaders and organisations who can make this shift are already seeing advantage out of adversity – accelerating uptake and engagement with their digital channels, making better use of data to empower their employees, and customers, working with governments and academic institutions to advance societal agendas such as climate change.

Monica Wegner Alumna

Study your way

Attain your Global MBA in less than one and a half years with a full-time program, or study part-time over three or four years to fit your busy lifestyle. Weekly lectures, block classes or online interactive classes – the choice is yours.

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