Things to Know About Melbourne Business School in 2019 – mbs.edu
Melbourne Business School in 2019 – Home to Australia’s first MBA and executive education programs, Melbourne Business School pioneered the development of business education in Australia.
This spirit of innovation and pursuit of excellence continues today across our suite of degree and executive education programs and our research and teaching which develop the skills and knowledge of business leaders at all levels and delivers measurable impact for organizations.
Melbourne Business School in 2019
Our students and clients also benefit from the connections, support, and insight that come from our global alumni community of more than 16,000 business leaders in more than 90 countries – Australia’s oldest and strongest business school network – and our strong ties with global businesses.
We’re the University of Melbourne’s graduate school in business and economics, jointly owned by the business community (55 percent) and the University (45 percent), with our leadership reporting to an independent board of directors that includes top CEOs and academics.
Melbourne Business School holds AACSB and EFMD (EQUIS) accreditation, and our programs are ranked among the best in the world by the Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg Business Week and AFR Boss magazine. The University of Melbourne is Australia’s highest ranked university at 33 on The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016-2017.
We enable individuals and organizations to be global leaders through the creation, application, and growth of business and economics knowledge.
Our aspiration is to become one of the leading global providers of business and economics education and research. We aim to critically evaluate and influence policy design, corporate governance, and business practices to secure the best possible outcomes for our stakeholders and for the broader societies in which we operate.
Grounded: We embody the Australian spirit by being approachable and personable, and we value everyone’s unique perspective.
Connected: We connect and collaborate with the real world through our community and each other to create a strong sense of belonging and togetherness.
Determined: We understand that our commitment to being world-class means taking ownership of our actions.
Future-focused: We are always thinking about tomorrow: how we can improve the school, the experience and ourselves.
Programmes in Melbourne Business School
- Full-Time MBA
Our one-year full-time MBA is an intensive experience, designed for maximum career impact. Fast paced and challenging from multiple perspectives, it gives you more than the traditional MBA toolkit.
- Part-Time MBA
Our flexible part-time MBA is designed for busy professionals. As a part-time student, you will get immediate results as you apply what you learn to your current role and workplace, enhancing your career as you study.
- Executive MBA
Designed for managers with the ambition to challenge for greater responsibility and more senior positions, the Executive MBA (EMBA) program provides the right platform to enhance executive capabilities.
- Senior Executive MBA
Bringing together ambitious, talented and experienced executives from diverse sectors and professions, the Senior Executive MBA (SEMBA) program provide a highly supportive environment for developing intellectual potential and gaining cutting-edge competencies.
- Master of Analytics Management
Melbourne Business School has designed the 1.5 years part-time Master of Analytics Management program to give students the skills they need to become leaders in this environment.
You will learn how to work with analysts to extract value from data and thrive in organizations where data are part of everyday decision-making.
- Master of Business Analytics
The Melbourne Business School Master of Business Analytics gives you the skills and knowledge to become stand-out data scientists—experts in not just Mathematics and information systems but able to approach analytics with the strategic perspective of the business mind.
- Master of Marketing
Combine world-renowned faculty with an incredible program and you have a Master of Marketing that will transform your life. The course will broaden your general management skills, enhance your strategic marketing prowess and advance your career.
- 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 specialized knowledge in marketing.
- Specialist Masters
Our Specialist Masters allow you to learn from experts at the top of their fields. These programs enable deep concentrations in areas such as Business Analytics, Actuarial Studies, Economics, Finance, Supply Chain Management, and Marketing.
- Master of Management Programs
Our Master of Management Programs equip participants with business know-how while allowing specializations in Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, and Marketing.
- Master of International Business
The Master of International Business helps you develop wide-ranging skills that will enhance your effectiveness as a manager working in international business.
- Graduate Research Degrees
We deliver cutting edge research training and produce research graduates who are equipped to investigate and solve the complex problems and challenges of the future.
- 1 Australian University, No. 32 worldwide (The Times Higher Education Rankings, 2018)
- 04 globally for Marketing (Financial Times, 2019)
- 61 globally (Financial Times, 2019)
- 42 globally for Entrepreneurship (Financial Times, 2018)
- 23 globally (The Economist ‘Which MBA?’, 2018)
- 34 globally (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- 3 Asia, Australia and New Zealand (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- No 1. Australia (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- 4 Asia-Pacific (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- No 27. globally (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- 54. globally (The Economost, 2018)
- 60 globally (Financial Times, 2017)
Master of Business Analytics
- 5 globally (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- 1 Asia, Australia and New Zealand (QS World University Rankings, 2018)
- 44 globally (Financial Times, 2017)
- 50 Custom programs globally (Financial Times, 2018)
- 56 Open programs globally (Financial Times, 2018)
Melbourne Business School has EQUIS and AACSB accreditation.
The Asia Pacific Social Impact Center:
The Asia-Pacific Center for Social Impact (APSIC) was established in 2008. Led by its director, Dr Ben Neville, the center’s mission is to develop the business capabilities of Indigenous Australians and boost capacity in the not-for-profit sector.
APSIC runs MURRA, a business skills master class for Indigenous business leaders. It also assigns students to emerge social enterprises as part of The Crunch program by Social Traders.
Center for Business Analytics:
The Center for Business Analytics (CfBA) at Melbourne Business School was established in 2014 in response to the growing global demand for analytics research and knowledge. The Center also manages educational programs, collaborative workshops and the School’s Master of Business Analytics program. The CfBA is headed by Professor Ujwal Kayande.
Top reasons to study here
- You will receive support to develop your skills and outlook at every turn.
- Our students benefit from the connections, support, and insight that come from our global alumni community of more than 16,000 business leaders.
- Our MBA will transform how you think about yourself and the world and empower you to become a global leader.