MBA (Marketing/ HRM/ Finance)

University of South Australia, Australia

Rankings and Recognition

5-star MBA

One of the only two Australian institutions ranked with 5 stars by the Graduate Management Association of Australia for 8 years.

5-star Business School

Awarded a five-star rating in QS Stars for Business Schools.

Top 10 MBA in Australia

Ranked top 10 by the Australian Financial Review BOSS survey of MBA alumni, and one of the only two MBAs in Australia included "Top Ten" every time since the rankings inception.

Top 3% of the Universities world-wide

Ranked 24th in the 2016 QS World University Ranking - Universities under 50, and placed in the top 3% of universities worldwide by QS World University Ranking and Times Higher Education World University Ranking.

Top 1% of Business Schools Worldwide - EQUIS Accredited

One of just 9 institutions in Australia and 159 globally to be accredited by the world's leading and prestigious international accreditation for business school, EQUIS.


The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in the state of South Australia, and the fifth largest in Australia, with over 32,000 students and 2,000 staff. It is one of the fastest growing and most innovative Australian Universities. With well over 100,000 graduates in the last twenty five years, and as the leading provider of international education in South Australia over many years, it is a significant contributor to the prosperity of its international network of alumni and their communities.

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is taught by the University's Business School. With around 10,000 students and over 300 academic and professional staff, UniSA Business School is the largest business school in South Australia, and internationally recognised for its excellence in teaching and research.

UniSA 2017 Highlights

Program Structure

There is a total of 12 courses to be completed in 2 years:

Mode of Study

All MBA courses will be conducted through intensive seminar teaching mode. Lecture seminars will be held over weekends.

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance

Master of Business Administration (Marketing) - Reg. Number: 212660
Master of Business Administration (Human Resource Management) - Reg. Number: 212659
Master of Business Administration (Finance) - Reg. Number: 212642

Language Medium


It  is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.


HK$ 148,800  ([+ Application Fee HK$250] The total fee HK$148,800 is to be collected in 6 instalments over two years, i.e.HK$24,800 per instalment.

*This programme is an eligible programme under The Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) provided by the Government of HKSAR. For details, please refer to:

Entry Requirements

A recognised Bachelor degree or equivalent with 3 years management experience (including experience in supervision and financial management);


A Graduate Certificate in Business Administration or Graduate Diploma in Business Administration or equivalent, with 7 years management experience (including experience in supervision and financial management);


Obtained either one of the following:

  1. IELTS of 6.5 with reading and writing sub-scores of 6.0 within the last 2 years;
  2. An English test score in the last 2 years deemed equivalent to the required IELTS score;
  3. Recent tertiary study taught and assessed in English;
  4. Recent work experience in an English speaking environment;

Applicants with the required management experience but without Graduate Diploma / Graduate Certificate can be given an offer of Graduate Certificate of Business Administration.

Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate to the required standard, students are eligible for MBA enrolment with full credit for previous study, ensuring identical total study duration to a direct enrolment into the MBA.

Application Period

Candidates who are interested in the programme are most welcome to submit the application form and required documents to the local UniSA MBA secretariat on or before the deadline.


Ms Vivian Lee: 2774 8596
Fax: 2365 1000

General Enquiry Hotline:
2774 8500 OR 2774 8501

Video & Press Coverage

Study with the best -
University of South Australia

Introduction to
UniSA Business School

Professor Marie Wilson, Pro Vice Chancellor and Vice-President (Business and Law), outlines the features of studying with UniSA Business School.

Postgraduate Study at
UniSA Business School

Both postgraduate coursework and research study are featured in this video. Though the MBA is a coursework program, you will find the discussion of research interesting as it outlines how UniSA Business School advances the knowledge frontiers of business globally.

Why Study
the UniSA MBA?

Successful CEO and UniSA MBA graduate Kate Thiele discusses her UniSA MBA experience and how it has advanced her career.

2015 Highlights

The University of South Australia is a dynamic institution, influencing international thought and industry practice through its world-class research and graduates. This video tracks the University's key achievements over the last year.

Press Coverage

Edu Plus
unisabusiness Magazine