Duration: 13 Subjects (120 Credit Points) full-time; Flexible part-time options are available to domestic students only
The Bond MBA (Master of Business Administration) is a generalist degree based on three pillars – leadership, global business and entrepreneurship. Designed by internationally renowned educators acknowledged for their global experience, this accelerated program blends the most current industry-relevant research with application to business challenges. In the most recent Financial Review BOSS Rankings, Bond’s MBA was ranked number 1 for satisfaction, and in the top 5 overall.
Accredited by AACSB International, the Bond MBA will give you a comprehensive understanding of the theory and practice of management in a globalised world. Studying at Bond’s state-of-the-art campus on the Gold Coast, you’ll join a truly international cohort of students where world-renowned professors know you by name.
Bond’s MBA program also includes a three day orientation at a rainforest retreat. Designed to integrate the team and develop a cohesive cohort, the retreat is a highlight for many of our students. It provides an opportunity for students to get to know the classmates they will spend the year with, while participating in leadership and team building activities.
The Bond MBA is a generalist degree based on three pillars – leadership, global business and entrepreneurship. Designed by internationally renowned educators acknowledged for their global experience, this accelerated program blends the most current industry-relevant research with application to business challenges. In the most recent Financial Review BOSS Rankings, Bond’s MBA was ranked number 1 for satisfaction, and in the top 5 overall.
Duration: 92 weeks full-time (4 semesters plus 20 weeks).
The MBA (Professional) program includes an additional Work Integrated Learning component, designed to promote student learning and professional practice in the workplace. Students participate in a series of experiential exercises that may include field trips, guest lectures from industry leaders and projects. Academic staff and a career advisor monitor all exercises. The subject facilitates students’ ability to apply theoretical knowledge to solve practical workplace problems.
CRICOS Code: 069029F
While most students opt for full-time study, we also offer the following:
Part-time options (take 1, 2, 3 or 4 subjects per semester).
Evening classes (choose selected classes during after hours).
Intensive classes (study selected classes over two Fri/Sat/Sun intensive weekends).
The standard MBA is 13 subjects; an MBA with a specialisation is 16 subjects. A specialisation allows you to focus on an area of interest and better prepare yourself for specialist management positions.
The following MBA specialisations are available:
MBA Combined Degrees
Bond University’s intensive study program allows you to combine your MBA with another Master's degree. You can graduate with two Master's level degrees in the same time it takes to complete a standard MBA at many other universities. The MBA combination degree normally requires an additional two or three semesters of study.
Internships and work placements are encouraged within the School. Work Experience opportunities can be found in a range of industries. The Faculty of Business has an established network of industry partners to be drawn upon for students seeking work experience opportunities while studying.
Graduates have highly developed planning, analytical and interpersonal skills that enhance their ability to successfully manage a business unit or their own business.
The Master of Business Administration is registered with ASIC for RG146 compliance. Students must complete FINC71-600 Managerial Finance and FINC71-318 Personal Investments if they wish to meet the RG146 compliance.