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The University of Sydney Business School

Economics and Business Building H70, Abercrombie St & Codrington St, Darlington Sydney,
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The University of Sydney Business School is a world-class institution at the forefront of global business and management education, consistently ranked in the top 50 Business Schools globally. Our Management Education programs are ranked among the best in Australia and internationally by The Financial Times, the Economist and AFR’s BOSS Magazine. We are the only business school in Australia to hold both the coveted triple crown accreditation and CEMS membership.

The University of Sydney Business School offers students, industry partners and the broader business community a clear vision of business today. Our people are industry leaders, dedicated to the highest quality teaching and to ground-breaking research, with a passion for creating tomorrow's world business leaders. 

Undertaking an MBA at the University of Sydney Business School will give you access to our unparalleled learning community, international accreditations and will provide you with a passport into a worldwide network of high-achieving and successful alumni. 

In our 18-month full-time MBA program, you will learn the knowledge and skills to build and lead future enterprises in one of the world’s most iconic cities. Like most MBAs, our program offers a deep understanding of finance, marketing and strategy. But you’ll also learn how to harness big data, leverage the power of creativity, explore the nature of complex systems and lead teams in a digital world. The program is delivered in an intensive format, where you will complete two units of study at a time over a seven- to eight- week period and additionally, you will have the option to undertake an internship. 

The city of Sydney is Australia’s financial and start-up capital, home to the Australian Securities Exchange, the headquarters of 90 banks and more than half of Australia’s top companies. Sydney is also one of the world’s most iconic cities. It ranks second on a list of the 50 best cities in the world in which to live, work and study. Studying your MBA in Sydney will give you access to global network of professionals in a thriving business environment, as well as the pleasures of Sydney’s natural beauty and cultural diversity.

You can start your application process here.

Our modern facilities promote outstanding teaching and research. From the state-of-the-art Abercrombie Building to our central CBD campus, our facilities offer the best spaces for researchers and students to work and learn.
The Abercrombie Building

With 9100 square metres of light-filled flexible teaching and learning space, the latest technology and prime position near the University’s historic main campus, the purpose-built Abercrombie Building will inspire generations of business leaders to come.

Sydney CBD Campus

Our CBD Campus is a convenient, central-Sydney location for participants in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Management programs. The CBD Campus has been purpose-designed by award-winning design studio Geyer to facilitate transformative management education.

Life in Sydney

Set around the world’s largest natural harbour, Sydney is home to beautiful beaches, world‑class museums and art galleries, delicious fresh food, and a full calendar of exciting events and festivals.

Sydney is a dynamic and culturally diverse global city, welcoming of people from all over the world.

Our global city is a fantastic place to launch the next stage of your career.

Campus life

University life isn't just about the classes. It's also a chance for you to make lifelong friends, try new things, develop your hobbies and interests, gain leadership skills and have fun.  

The University of Sydney Union runs more than 200 clubs and societies, including 26 cultural groups. You can meet a variety of people, team up and make new friends, share your ideas and learn new skills through performances, sports and leadership opportunities.

Admission to the University of Sydney is competitive. You need to meet specific academic and English language criteria before we can make an unconditional offer.

To be eligible to apply for the full-time MBA (CRICOS code: 095861B), you need to have: 

− a minimum of three years of relevant work experience, and

− a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 65 or equivalent in your undergraduate degree.

If English is not your first language, you will also need to provide evidence of English language proficiency by achieving an IELTS (academic) score of 7.0, with at least 6.0 in each of the four components.

To find out more about the application process, request a brochure.

Our Careers and Employability Office, dedicated to business students, offers a range of opportunities to explore your career options, plan your career, develop your skills, and network with recruiters and employers.

Our career services will help you:

  • plan your career
  • develop your career decision making skills
  • tailor your resume and job applications
  • engage in experiential recruitment activities such as mock interviews and assessment centres
  • connect with top graduate recruiters and corporate partners through our programs.
In addition to the Careers and Employability Office, we have a dedicated MBA Careers Service which will provide you with coaching, career management tools and resources to help you refine your professional goals and navigate the recruitment process. Our Careers Service has been designed to assist all MBA students to manage their careers effectively. Our team will work directly with you to help you achieve the next steps in your career strategy.

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