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Introduction

This program is not available to domestic students. Please see Master of Business

The Master of Business (Professional) is a valuable step for those looking to change their professional focus and acquire a strong grounding for career advancement in business. The program provides students with a foundation in a variety of business practices, plus the ability to gain a specialisation. The professional program follows the same structure as the Master of Business program with an additional 20-week Work Integrated Learning component to ensure you get real-world experience before you graduate.

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About the program

The program provides students with a solid foundation in a variety of business practices, plus the ability to gain a new specialisation. The program provides a degree of flexibility to specialise in Big Data, Finance, International Business, Marketing and Hotel, Resort and Tourism Management.

The professional program follows the same structure as the Master of Business program with an additional 20-week Professional component. Show more

The program provides students with a solid foundation in a variety of business practices, plus the ability to gain a new specialisation. The program provides a degree of flexibility to specialise in Big Data, Finance, International Business, Marketing and Hotel, Resort and Tourism Management.

The professional program follows the same structure as the Master of Business program with an additional 20-week Professional component. The program focuses on developing self-analysis and reflective learning skills and applying theoretical solutions for practical workplace problems. The program also provides global networking opportunities. The program equips students to think critically, communicate professionally, work collaboratively, make ethical and responsible business decisions, and work effectively in a global business context characterised by change and uncertainty. The classes combine theoretical knowledge in Business with practical insights delivered through case studies, guest lectures and work-integrated learning. Team building is encouraged through group projects and communication skills are enhanced through class presentations. Show less

ModeOn Campus
Duration92 weeks
Starting semesters
  • January 2020
  • May 2020
  • September 2020
  • January 2021
  • May 2021
  • September 2021
  • January 2022
  • May 2022
  • September 2022
Program typeMasters Coursework
Study areaBusiness and Commerce
Program codeBN-13071
CRICOS code063520K
Credit for prior studyFor more details on applying for credit, please contact the Student Business Centre: [email protected]

Master of Business (Professional) graduates will have highly developed planning, analytical and interpersonal skills that will enable them to professionally advance their career prospects in business. The program also provides global networking opportunities.

The Master of Business (Professional) program comprises 13 subjects, as follows:

Required subjects (8)

Plus Professional subject (1) 
(students must complete one (1) of the following subjects)

*Please note that the Professional Portfolio or Professional Development subject is a 20-week, 45-credit point subject and is taken in the last semester of the program once all other coursework subjects have been completed. The Career Development Centre will provide assistance in choosing the relevant professional subject prior to your last semester. 

Elective (4)

  • Students can choose 4 General Elective Subjects (40CP).
  • General elective – A subject that may be chosen from any subject on offer across the University provided requisites, enrolment restrictions and any other faculty requirements have been met.  
Specialisation

Students may also choose one of the following opportunities to use your elective subject to have international experience or an Internship opportunity provided you meet the requirements. Please discuss with the Enrolment Advisor in the Student Business Centre.

Study Tour
  • The Study Tour requires approval from the Faculty. (Please note that additional costs and visa requirements are associated with this subject).
Business Internship
  • The Internship requires a GPA credit average and requires approval from the Faculty with an application to the Career Development Centre.
Individual Study Topic
  • The Individual Study Topic is only available in exceptional circumstances and requires Program Director's approval.

    Please visit BBS Program Structure and Sequencing for guidance on study plans.

    The below fees are based on an average per semester cost, fees may vary based on which subjects are selected and the number of subjects enrolled in for each semester:

    • 2020 fees: $13,014 per semester (based on 3 subjects per semester)

    Price may vary depending on elective discipline choice.

    When considering the fees associated with your studies, keep in mind that Bond’s accelerated schedule means you can finish your degree sooner and be out in the workforce up to a year earlier than if you went to another university.

    This time saving also represents a substantial reduction in accommodation and living costs, plus a full year of extra earnings.

    Find out your financing options and other costs to consider.

    Academic entry requirements

    Completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree in a field cognate to the proposed degree.

    Please contact the Office of Future Students for further information.

    English language proficiency requirements

    As tuition is delivered in English, all students will be required to provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language. Read more detailed information on English language proficiency requirements for university study.

    Credit for prior study

    Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students. Please refer to how to apply for credit for more information

    Key dates

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    How to apply

    In order to apply for study at Bond University, you will need to complete the online application form. To find out more about the application process please refer to how to apply.

     

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