Global Master of Business Administration (GMBA)

Macquarie University

Who should pursue the Global MBA?

You might be an independent consultant, the owner of a family business, or a leader within your company. If you are a self-starter and you want to develop capabilities that enable you to compete in a constantly changing labour market and you want learning that is meaningful and impactful, you are looking for the Global MBA.

The Global MBA is designed for professionals looking to learn from world-class faculty, industry experts, and be part a of global leaders network.

Application requirements

Applicants for direct admission to the Global MBA are required to have:

An undergraduate degree with a minimum WAM of 65 (Australian AQF Level 7 or recognised equivalent).

Below you can find some country minimum qualification conversions for your guidance:

United States - GPA of 2.7 (B-average) India - GPA of 60 (First class) Canada - GPA of 2.7 (B-average) Singapore: GPA of 3.3 (B-average)

Three (3) years of supervisory (including team/project leader) or professional experience.

Applicants who have not undertaken recognised studies taught in English (e.g. an undergraduate degree) are required to demonstrate proficiency in English to an IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent, with a minimum 6.0 in reading, writing, speaking and listening.

Degree applicants are required to submit an application for admission directly to Macquarie University, with these supporting materials:

Degree applicants must submit completed application form

Upload your resume including details of supervisory or professional experience

Details of academic qualifications including academic transcripts and testamurs

Two reference forms, both professional

IELTS or equivalent English Language results dated within the last 2 years.

Application Details:

  • Applications are now open.
  • Application deadline: February, 13th 2023 (Australia time)
  • More information about the entry requirements here

With a flexible entry format, new students may be accepted into the GMBA every term (6 terms per year).

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