Victorian institute of technology (VIT)

VIT's Master of Business Administration (MBA) is a Post-Graduate course at Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) Level 9. This prestigious course offers a substantial opportunity for those who want to succeed in the world of business. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at VIT is designed for professional people like you who wish to expand their horizons as business leaders. This course prepares you to apply the skills and knowledge to your workplace.

WHY STUDY MBA At VIT ?


The features of our MBA will certainly suit students like you. It is unique, flexible and practice-focused. We ensure that the investment you make is realised.

Master Of Business Administration

Professor Richard Carter
VIT Chairman of Board of Studies

Value creation with MBA

This is an opportunity for you to take your career to the next level with a VIT MBA. With a VIT MBA, you can put your new business skills straight to your work and receive an immediate return on your investment.

Our MBA is founded around practice-based learning with projects and with its their outcomes. You will have an opportunity to network with other high-achieving professionals and the skillset you receive will impact and change your life.

MBA COURSE DETAILS

COURSE CODE
MBA9118
CRIOS Code
096671M
DURATION
2 years (full time); Subject to meeting criteria and availability
COURSE FEE: ONLINE
For Domestic and Overseas applicants AUD 6,000 per semester (4 Units)
COURSE FEE: CLASSROOM-BASED
For only Domestic applicants AUD 8,000 per semester (4 Units)
DELIVERY MODE (AVAILABLE):
Online for Domestic and Overseas applicants
Classroom-based for Domestic Applicants
DELIVERY LOCATIONS
Melbourne Campus: Level 14, 123 Queen Street, Melbourne
Sydney Campus: Level 5, 333 Kent Street, Sydney
INTAKE
February / April / June / August / October
AGE REQUIREMENTS
Over 18 years
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
QUALIFICATION RULE
To attain the MBA qualification, total 16 Units (96 Credit Points) without RPL and total 12 units (72 Credit points) with RPL
Core Units: 8
Elective Units: 16
Compulsory Units: Business Project (equal to 12 credit points);
Specialisation (4 available): Information System, Management, Tourism and Hospitality, Finance and Accounting
EXIT QUALIFICATIONS
Graduate Certificate of Business Administration (GCBA) – 4 Units
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration (GDBA) – 8 Units

The Unique features of MBA

Master Of Business Administration

BLENDED LEARNING OPTION

An advantage of attending sessions and workshop held in Melbourne and Sydney, whilst having full access to the environment available to Online Students.

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ARTICULATION – PROGRESSION

The qualifications are all articulated providing a pathway for continued learning to higher studies.

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ONLINE ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Access to EBSCO - Host – One of the most extensive online libraries in the world and VIT Online Learning System.

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BI-MONTHLY START DATES

The program has Bi-monthly start dates depending on cohorts enrolled.

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AQF ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION

The course and its content are accredited by Australian Government at the level of Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 9, ensuring recognition within Australia and globally.

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STIMULATING ENVIRONMENT

Develop fresh mindsets and to develop breakthrough solutions through artful application of knowledge.

Master Of Business Administration

AFFORDABLE PRICING

The fees are affordable and competitive.

Master Of Business Administration

WORK-BASED APPROACH

The program is designed to link the latest academic theory with current industry practice.

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TWO EXIT QUALIFICATIONS

The 16 units MBA will have exit point qualifications as, Graduate Certificate of Business Administration and Graduate Diploma of Business Administration. Re-entry is flexible.

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FLEXIBLE

The program is delivered in a stipulated time or spread over a more extended period to accommodate both personal and professional needs.

Master Of Business Administration Progression

With VIT, your previous academic efforts and industry experience count. We support our students from the initial contact, if you have strong expertise background but lack formal qualification, we have a solution for you. With you in mind, we have specially designed a pathway into the MBA, and we provide RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning).

  • Master Of Business Administration

    MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

    MBA

    Complete Twelve Units with RPL

    Complete Sixteen Units without RPL

  • GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

    GDBA*

    Complete all Eight Core Units

    Master Of Business Administration
  • GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

    GCBA

    Complete all Four Core Units

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  • JOIN US ON THE PATH OF EXCELLENCE

    Master Of Business Administration
* No RPL or credit applies

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

students eligible for 4 units RPL

Successfully complete Twelve Units
(Eight CORE and Four Other)

students not eligible for 4 units RPL*

Successfully complete Sixteen Units
(Eight CORE and Eight Others)

MBA with specialisation

Successfully complete Twelve Units
(Eight CORE and Four from a SPECIALISATION)

MBA with specialisation

Successfully complete Sixteen Units
(Eight CORE and Four from a SPECIALISATION and four from any SPECIALISATION)

MBA without specialisation

Successfully complete Twelve Units
(Eight CORE and Four from any SPECIALISATION)

MBA without specialisation

Successfully complete Sixteen Units
(Eight CORE and Eight from any SPECIALISATION)

* No RPL or credit applies

MBA STRUCTURE

UNITS 1 2 3 4

managing & organising business

INTRODUCTION TO THE PROGRAMME, MANAGING THE TASK ENVIRONMENT, ADMINISTRATION AND CONTROL SKILLS, LOGISTICS AND TECHNOLOGY, DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES

UNITS 5 6 7 8

managing & developing people, strategy & research

MANAGING ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR HUMAN CAPITAL, STRATEGY AND INNOVATION, BUSINESS RESEARCH

UNITS 9 10 11 12

managing information systems

managing finance and accounting

managing tourism and hospitality

general management

UNITS 13 14 15 16

organizational research methods & Business project

MBA project: in-company project, business analysis, business plan or dissertation

Learning and professional development portfolio

Career management and development programme

Unit time Structure

Master Of Business Administration

Core Units

1
MBA5001: Managing the Task Environment
5
MBA5005: Managing Human Capital
2
MBA5002: Managing Administration and Control
6
MBA5006: Managing Organisational Behaviour
3
MBA5003: Managing Logistics and Technology
7
MBA5007: Managing Strategy and Innovation
4
MBA5004: Managing Decision Making Processes
8
MBA5008: Business Research Methods

Course Structure with Specialisation

Whether you decide to pursue a general MBA or MBA with a specialization, we will ensure that the qualification you are completing is always industry focused and relevant internationally. To drive your future, we offer four MBA distinctive specializations.

MBA – Finance and Accounting

Master Of Business Administration
  1. MBA6001 Investment Management
  2. MBA6002 Corporate Finance
  3. MBA6003 Financial Analytics
  4. MBA6004 Management and Financial Accounting

MBA - Information Systems

Master Of Business Administration
  1. MBA6101 Business Information Systems
  2. MBA6102 IT Project Management
  3. MBA6103 Agile Methodology
  4. MBA6104 Business Process Modelling and Management

MBA - Management

Master Of Business Administration
  1. MBA6201 Quality Management
  2. MBA6202 Managing Corporations Sustainability
  3. MBA6203 Project Management
  4. MBA6204 Managing the Quantitative Support of Decision Making

MBA – Tourism and Hospitality

Master Of Business Administration
  1. MBA6301 Event Management
  2. MBA6302 Integrated Marketing Communications
  3. MBA6303 Tourism Management Operations
  4. MBA6304 Hospitality Management

SPECIALISATION UNIT - Business Project

  1. MBA6400 Business Project (two Units)