Course Description

The La Trobe MBA (Advanced) offers an extended MBA program. The program comprises 16 subjects and provides students with a cutting-edge general management and business education with a focus on the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) and its Personal and Professional Skills Development (PPSD) platform. The program builds on a long tradition of flexible delivery with two intakes per year, different delivery modes to suit different student needs (standard and flexible options) and teaching times in the evening, weekends, block modes and ability to take subjects online. You will have the opportunity to study overseas, undertake an internship or select a research pathway.Australian Bachelors degree or approved international equivalent, with a minimum of three years relevant managerial experience. If you have more than eight years of relevant managerial experience but do not have an undergraduate degree, you may still be considered for professional entry.In making an offer of advanced standing to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and/or evidence of employment experience.The La Trobe MBA (Advanced) comprises 16 subjects totalling 240 credit points. Additionally there are two core professional experiences: E-Portfolio (24-hour time requirement) and Boardroom Simulation (24-hour time requirement). You must complete the two core professional experiences to fulfil the degree requirements. However, they are not credit-bearing, nor fee-bearing.


2 years full time, 4 years part time

Student Rating

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at La Trobe University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 62.5% (national average 71.4%)
Improved skills: 79.0% (national average 82.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 76.8% (national average 84.0%)

The percentages above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from La Trobe University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management postgraduate courses at La Trobe University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 80.9% (national average 89.1%)
Studying full time: 5.4% (national average 4.7%)
Median full time salary: $88,800 (national average $100,000)

The percentages above refer the proportion of surveyed La Trobe University graduates for which the statement was true. You can find out more about these results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 080774B
La Trobe University Code: LMMBAA

This page was last updated on 31/10/2017