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MELBOURNE BUSINESS SCHOOL, MELBOURNE, VICTORIA

Melbourne, VictoriaLOCATION
SchoolSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1954Established Year
  690Enrollment

Melbourne Business School: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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Accredited by the AACSB and EFMD (EQUIS), Melbourne Business School (MBS) was founded in 1963 as a private graduate business school of the University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Located in Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Melbourne Business School offers the country’s first internationally ranked MBA program. It also offers programs in Marketing, Business Analytics, and 24 short professional programs.

Melbourne Business School Campus

It is the top business school among the universities of Australia as per the rankings of the Times Higher Education and the Financial Times.

Highlights

University TypePrivate
Establishment1963
Programs OfferedMBA, Masters in Business Analytics and Short Courses, Doctoral Degrees
Scores acceptedGMAT, IELTS, TOEFL
Mode of StudyFull Time, Part Time, Online, Executive, Senior Executive
Academic CalendarSemester Based
Tuition Fee (AUD)55,000-89,500
Financial AidScholarships Available
Websitewww.mbs.edu/

Melbourne Business School Rankings

Melbourne Business School has been ranked

  • 1st for MBA in Australia by Financial Times 2020.
  • 1st in QS Global MBA Rankings in Oceania 2019.
  • 20th for Masters in Business Analytics by QS Global World Rankings 2020.
  • 28th in The Economist 'Which MBA?' Full-time MBA Global Rankings 2019.
  • 3rd in QS Global MBA Rankings in the Asia Pacific (Asia, Australia, and New Zealand) 2018.

Melbourne Business School Campus

  • Melbourne Business School’s head office and main campus are in the Melbourne suburb of Carlton.
  • MBS operates with three locations in Melbourne, Sydney, and Malaysia.
  • It has two research centers; the Asia-Pacific Centre for Social Impact (APSIC) which was established in 2008 and the Centre for Business Analytics (CBA) founded in 2014.
  • There are over 200 student clubs and associations open to MBS students at the University of Melbourne.
  • ‘The Spot’ is a green star, purpose-built facility for MBS students that caters to seminar rooms, lecture theatres, student lounges, and cafes.
  • The Giblin Eunson Library is specific to MBS students at the University of Melbourne.

Melbourne Business School Residence

  • There are 11 residential colleges, six university accommodations, and one residence hall outside the residential colleges.
  • Amenities include lounges, Wi-Fi, gym facilities, game rooms, TVs, study rooms, 24-hour computer room, music practice room, cafe, laundry, common rooms, communal kitchens, bike storage, vending machines, courtyards, and rooftop gardens.
  • Room furniture includes a bed, wardrobe, desk and desk chair, fan, lockable cupboard, vacuum cleaner, and a full-length mirror.
  • There are accessible rooms for disabled students in some accommodations at the University of Melbourne for MBS students.

Melbourne Business School Programs

  • There are four major masters programs - MBA, International Business, Business Analytics, and Management and eight doctoral research degrees.
  • MBS offers three online graduate and professional programs.
  • Around 13 Masters are offered in Finance, Marketing, Actuarial Science, Economics, Supply Chain Management, Enterprise, etc., as well as two graduate diplomas in Economics and Actuarial Science.
  • Short courses offered at MBS include three management programs, 12 leadership programs, two change programs, four strategy programs, and one marketing, finance, and human resource programs.
  • MBS also offers a dual degree in MBA and Marketing.

Melbourne Business School Application Process

International applicants can apply for Melbourne Business School admissions by October 31 for semester 1 and April 30 for semester 2.

  • Application Portal: University of Melbourne online application
  • Application Fee: 100 AUD
  • Admission Requirements: Recognized bachelor degree or its recognized equivalent, Two Letters of References, Research Proposal (for graduate research students), two years of experience (if required),GMAT/GRE (750+), interview (if required), copy of undergraduate transcripts, CV, personal statement, WAM of 70% or higher (if applicable), and program-specific requirements.
  • Supporting Documents: Copy of Passport, Bank Statements, Health Certificate
  • English language test requirements:
    • IELTS: 7.0 (6.5 for International Business and Management)
    • TOEFL IBT: 102 (79 for International Business and Management)

Melbourne Business School Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance at the Melbourne Business School is tabulated below:

FeesEstimated amount per annum (AUD)
Tuition and fees55,000-89,500
Accommodation19,000-38,000
Health insurance1,330
Food and groceries4,160-7,800
Bills (electricity, gas, water, internet)60–80
Phone15–20
Transportation40
Leisure50–100
Miscellaneous1,000
Total80,655-137,870

The tuition fee for different programs is tabulated below:

ProgramCost (AUD)
Full-time MBA89,500
Executive MBA*103,500
Senior Executive MBA*12600/course
Master’s in Business Analytics55000
Master in International Business71,373

* Includes Books and Paperwork, accommodation, Meals on campus, Partner institution fees.

Melbourne Business School Financial Aid

Melbourne Business School has invested up to 2.7 million AUD towards financial aids for students. It offers over 1200 scholarships and awards. International students can apply for scholarships, grants, student jobs, and external aids.

  • Dean's International Management Scholarship: This scholarship is awarded to full-time MBA international students. It covers full tuition fees of its awardees. Application Deadline is March 31.
  • Clemenger BBDO Scholarship: Eligibility- Full-time MBA, Part-time MBA, Master of Marketing; Amount:50,000 AUD; Application Deadline: November 30.
  • Helen Macpherson Smith Fellowship: Eligibility- Full-time MBA, Part-time MBA; Amount: 25,000 AUD; Application Deadline: August 31
  • Applicants can also apply for external scholarships such as -
    • Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Awards: This is an award sponsored by the Australian government to international students to pursue coursework or research work in Australia. The award covers tuition, travel insurance, and allowance, monthly stipend, etc,.
    • Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships: This is a scholarship given to international students in commonwealth countries to pursue a master's degree. These awards are usually nine in number and cover tuition, accommodation, and travel.

Melbourne Business School Alumni

Alumni benefits include:

  • Career advancement helps.
  • Discounted public memberships at the university libraries
  • Exclusive access to the university's journal services.
  • 10% discount for courses at the Confucius Institute
  • 5% discount on total bill at Melbourne Dental Clinic
  • Networking with the MBS alumni network of over 10,000 members around the world.

Notable alumni:

  • Margaret Jackson –Australian executive
  • Ahmed Fahour –Australian Businessman
  • Bill Shorten –Member of Australian Parliament
  • Roman Quaedvlieg - Commissioner of the Australian Border Force

Melbourne Business School Placement

  • Popular employers and placement companies at MBS include Bain and Company, Aconex, UberEats, Air Force, Commonwealth Bank, KraftHeinz, Deloitte, Jetstar, and L’Oreal, etc.
  • MBS organizes industrial internships, regular recruitment events, CEO classroom visits, and class subjects that connect students with the senior leaders and managers of some of Australia's most dynamic companies.
  • According to emolument, MBS MBA graduates earn 183,966.90 AUD annually.
  • According to emolument, MBS Executive Management and Change graduates earn 164,001.50 AUD annually
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Melbourne Business School Overview

Institution TypePublic
AffiliationUniversity of Melbourne
Student Population690
Average Cost of Attendance$87,000 / Year

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Graduate
GMAT703-- -

Attendance Cost

$87,000

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Post Graduate Program$87,000 / Year
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    8.8/10

    9/10academic
    9/10infrastructure
    9/10placements
    9/10faculty
    9/10extracurricular
    8/10accommodation

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    Faizan lone, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Master of business administration [m.b.a] on-campus
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    Current student , Batch : 2021
    8.8
    STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

    MY LIFE IN AUSTRALIA.

    From the beginning, I have felt at home at the college. The nature of the university is unique and I have found that the faculty and admin really care, not only about my current education but also future employment, offering me so many opportunities. Also, the stunning campus takes my breath away every day on my way to class.


    Course Curriculum - 

    This full-time MBA attracts students from across the world. As this course curriculum provides a challenging and fast-paced experience in the heart of Australia's most vibrant city. I am also studying the core subjects of a traditional MBA with a range of advanced extras and overseas travel to Asia, it will empower me to become a truly global leader.

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