Master of Business Administration (Executive) - EMBA

Course summary

The Master of Business Administration Executive (EMBA) delivers an integrated suite of sophisticated theoretical and professional capabilities for executives, those aspiring to executive positions, and entrepreneurs.

The program develops the skills needed to respond to the dynamic business environment through identifying, implementing and managing best business practices through all stages of business and professional life cycles.

Leadership skills and approaches are enhanced to enable effective responses to the management of all business models. Graduates are equipped to be innovative, visionary and strategic in the delivery of customer-driven outcomes.

To allow senior managers to manage their work and study commitments, the program is taught in an intensive mode over long weekends, including a residential weekend and an intensive offshore study tour.


In exceptional cases, candidates who do not have a Bachelor degree but can demonstrate senior executive work experience will be considered for admission to the program on an individual basis.

 

 

Course information

Study area

Business

Campus

Sydney

Course Code

441

Duration

2 years part-time

Delivery

On Campus

Cricos

UAC Code

-

Admission, Key dates, and Fees

A range of admission options are available for students of all ages and academic backgrounds. The procedures governing admission are defined in UOW's Admissions Procedures, and the UOW College Admissions policy.

For any specific advice or questions regarding an application, please contact the Future Students Team.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

A degree equivalent to an Australian Bachelor. Average mark: 60%, plus 5 years of senior management work experience. In exceptional cases, candidates who are able to demonstrate senior executive work experience will be considered for admission to the program on an individual basis.

All students are required to have an interview with the Executive MBA Course Director to be approved for entry into the course.

FEES

CAMPUS

DELIVERY METHOD

SESSION FEE*

COURSE FEE*

Sydney

On Campus

$8,784 (2018)

$61,488 (2018)

Sydney

On Campus

$8,784 (2019)

$61,488 (2019)

The above tuition fee is the amount payable for a full fee-paying place. Some Commonwealth Supported places may be awarded on an equity basis. Contact UOW Future Students, or telephone 1300 367 869 for an application form.

The fee per trimester is based on a study load equivalent to 12 credit points.

For information regarding fees and assistance, including Commonwealth contribution amounts, please refer to the UOW Current Students website.

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

This program is not available to international applicants.


Admission Profile


INDICATIVE ENROLMENT



STUDENT PROFILE

This table shows the breakdown of the applicant background of the student group at UOW for this course. It provides data on students that commenced undergraduate study and continued study beyond the census date at UOW in 2017.

Applicant background

2017 intake

2017 intake (%)

Higher education study Students who have studied a University course, or completed a bridging or enabling course.

-

-

Vocational education & training study Students who have undertaken vocational education or training since leaving school.

-

-

Work & life experience Students admitted on the basis of previous achievement other than higher education study, vocational education & training, or recent secondary education.

-

-

Recent secondary education

ATAR Only Students admitted only on the basis of ATAR including any applied adjustment factors.

-

-

ATAR plus additional criteria Students who were admitted on the basis of both ATAR and additional criteria (e.g. an audition or individual subject results).

-

-

Other criteria only (non-ATAR) These students were admitted on the basis of other criteria where ATAR was not a factor (e.g. UOW Early Admission).

-

-

International students All other students.

-

-

All students

-

-

< 5: Number of students is less than 5
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (hidden to prevent calculation of other numbers less than 5)


ATAR PROFILE

This table relates to all students selected on the basis of ATAR alone or ATAR in combination with adjustment factors. For more information on adjustment factors commonly available to applicants, see ‘ATAR-based admission’.

ATAR profile of ATAR-based offers in 2017

ATAR The unadjusted, raw ATARs for students offered a place wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR. Selection Rank The ATARs of the same student group, including the impact of adjustment factors.
Highest rank to receive an offer

-

-

Median rank to receive an offer

-

-

Lowest rank to receive an offer

-

-

< 5: Less than 5 ATAR-based offers made
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (less than 25 ATAR-based offers made)

More Information

For more information about UOW admission pathways, see UOW Admission Information.

Key Dates

SESSION

CAMPUS

SESSION DETAILS

2018 Trimester 3

Sydney

Orientation: 16 & 17 August (Wollongong); 14 & 15 August (Sydney)
Session: 20 August - 15 November 2018

Applications Close

Key dates are:

  • Domestic Applicants: Two weeks prior to course commencement. (Late applications may be considered if places are available.) Provided a complete application, including all required supporting documentation has been submitted, on-time applicants will be advised of their application outcome within one week of receipt.

  • International Applicants: One week prior to course commencement date.

2019 Trimester 1

Sydney

Enrolment and Orientation: 5 - 6 February 2019 (Sydney), 7 – 8 February 2019 (Wollongong)
Session: 11 February - 3 May 2019

Applications Close

  • Domestic Applicants (Direct): 25 January 2019. Late applications may be considered.
  • International Applicants: 25 January 2019. Late applications may be considered.

2019 Trimester 2

Sydney

Enrolment and Orientation: 14 – 15 May 2019 (Sydney), 16 – 17 May 2019 (Wollongong)
Session: 20 May – 9 August 2019

Applications Close

  • Domestic Applicants (Direct): 30 April 2019. Late applications may be considered.
  • International Applicants: 3 May 2019. Late applications may be considered.

Course structure

(Current year structure - subject to change)

Course Learning Outcomes

Course Learning Outcomes are statements of learning achievement that are expressed in terms of what the learner is expected to know, understand and be able to do upon completion of a course. Students graduating from this course will be able to demonstrate:

CLO Description
1 Critically evaluate and integrate business-related knowledge and theories.
2 Lead and work with others in a variety of organisational contexts.
3 Develop and utilise strategic networks for professional purposes.
4 Effectively communicate with a range of stakeholders in complex business situations.
5 Critically analyse business intelligence within diverse contexts.
6 Apply research principles and methods to design and conduct a consultancy project
7 Make informed, socially responsible decisions within complex contexts using a range of resources and data
8 Develop innovative customer focused solutions to complex contemporary organisational problems.

The Master of Business Administration (Executive) Curriculum map illustrates where course learning outcomes are taught, practiced and assessed within subjects in the program.

Course Structure

Candidates are required to complete seven (7) subjects (84 credit points) according to the list below:

Subject Code Subject Name Credit Points
EMBA900 Leadership in the Contemporary Business Environment 12
EMBA901 Managing New Business Ventures and Opportunities 12
EMBA902 Managing Businesses in Growth 12
EMBA903 Managing Mature Businesses 12
EMBA904 Managing Business for Regeneration or Termination 12
EMBA905* International Business and Market Analysis 12
EMBA906^ Business Consultancy Report 12

PLEASE NOTE:

  • * It is recommended that this subject should only be taken once students have successfully completed two other subjects.
  • ^ It is recommended that this subject should only be taken once students have successfully completed three other subjects.
  • Please click the subject codes in the above table for information on sessions of offer for each subject at different locations. For information regarding timetables, tutorials, and classes please the visit the Timetables and Classes page.

 

Course Handbook

(Current year structure - subject to change)

Why choose this course

Sydney Business School is the graduate school of the Faculty of Business at University of Wollongong. Our courses are delivered from campuses located in the Sydney CBD at Circular Quay in Sydney and Wollongong. They are designed for individuals seeking to expand their expertise, build their professional excellence or enhance their leadership capabilities.

Our postgraduate programs are: informed by research, structured on applied outcomes, recognised by industry, delivered by highly qualified and industry-experienced academics and supported through additional specialised student learning and development resources.

Find out more about the Sydney Business School.