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2 years part-time
Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Aug, Oct
$61,200 total course fee
Develop a global leadership perspective
Limitless career paths
Being a modern business leader is more than steering an organisation to success. If you’re exploring industries beyond regional borders, and seeing challenges as opportunities, discover the MBA (Digital).
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Business leaders report very high job satisfaction
Learn from the best
Learn from some of the world’s most esteemed business educators.
Accelerated & 100% online
Study that’s flexible
Coursework and assessments designed to fit around your needs.
Support seven days a week
Learning advice and study assistance
Dedicated support services designed for your study discipline.
When rapid change is the only constant
Monash’s MBA (Digital) is a fully online course, designed and delivered by world-leading academics to empower you to fulfil your potential in increasingly dynamic environments.
Master the skills required to anticipate and harness rapid changes in an immersive learning experience. Your future might lie in the traditional worlds of government, finance, education or health, the high-growth fields of artificial intelligence, renewable and alternative energy, big data analytics or cybersecurity.
Wherever your ambitions take you, our MBA provides the strategic skills, triple accredited industry connections and digital edge you need to advance your career and be future ready.
What you will learn
- Contemporary business practice theory
Study the influence of emerging trends including digitalisation, strategic data use, virtual teamwork and more.
- Methods for lifelong learning
Flexible adaptation of your knowledge and skills will help you maintain currency no matter how the landscape around you evolves.
- Strategic agile leadership
How to remain organised and implement your knowledge in as an agile leader within the shifting realities of the business environment.
The MBA (Digital) is comprised of 12 units designed to provide the necessary knowledge for the digital era and built across three core components: operational knowledge, organisational skills and professional skills.
- Operational knowledge emphasises emerging trends against a changing, agile workforce across foundational knowledge. Discover the traditional learnings of the MBA in your operational knowledge studies.
- Organisational skills directs you on how to manage strategic and innovative practices in the shifting realities of the business world. Learn how to move towards sustainable development, and business transformation.
- Professional skills refines your skills in holding and maintaining business currency. Empower your business network to support you, and align your career direction to your goals in strategic leadership and beyond.
Need further clarification about our online course structure?
You can submit an enquiry directly to our student consultants by using the form listed on our contact us page. You’ll have the opportunity to schedule a call if you’d like to receive further information.
Operational knowledge units cover the foundational theory of contemporary business practice with an emphasis on emerging trends including digitalisation, strategic data use, virtual teamwork, design thinking, and agile project methods. This theme covers the traditional study areas of an MBA.
You must complete the following units.
Operations and logistics
People and culture
Governance, continuity and crisis management
Organisational skills units help you develop a deep understanding of the key strategies and techniques that strategic managers require. These skills are grounded in the shifting realities of the business environment: the emergence of new organisational forms, sustainable development, and business transformation.
You must complete the following units.
Strategic management of contemporary organisations
Leadership for sustainable development
Innovation and change for digital transformation
Professional skills are vital in order to thrive in any career – especially in business environments that are increasingly digital, dynamic and uncertain. Learn methods of maintaining currency through lifelong learning, building professional communities, and honing a career direction and purpose.
You must complete the following units.
Currency and lifelong learning
Direction, purpose and career advancement
Connection, communication and community
Entry level 1: 72 points to complete
Duration: Two years part-time
An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent qualification with at least a credit (60%) average, or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA) and three years relevant experience* in a professional role.
Entry level 2: 48 points to complete
Duration: 1.4 years part-time
A Monash University Graduate Certificate of Business Administration (Digital) with at least a credit (60%) average.
*Applicants will be required to provide a detailed curriculum vitae, outlining their employment history and professional experience.
Professional accreditation may restrict the amount of and type of credit that can be granted within certain courses, and may impose additional restrictions with respect to recency of study.
Applicants must meet the English language requirements.
University entrance requirements
Minimum entrance requirements apply for admission to Monash University Australia. Applicants will be required to attend an online interview with a member of the academic team.
If you need help understanding the above entry requirements, reach out to our student consultants on our contact us page and schedule a booking for a chat.
For the Master of Business Administration (Digital), the estimated cost is $5,100 per unit. You may be eligible to receive a FEE-HELP loan to cover part or all of your tuition. Fees are subject to change annually.
We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.
Looking for clarification on fees or scholarships?
Enquire with our student consultants and schedule a call to get your questions answered.
Monash MBAs are backed by Triple Accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB); EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS); and the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
Skilled business leaders are among the most highly sought after and well paid professional in workplaces across a range of sectors. With an MBA (Digital) from Monash, you open the door to significant opportunities in the management of people, projects and organisations.
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With a constant need for Business Managers, a profession in this field is well-paid and sought-after.
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Master’s qualification delivered online by those who change it.
Our world leading master’s online delivery accredits you with the same qualification available on campus.
Supported by our expert academics and student assistance team, you’ll experience the benefits of an immersive learning experience that extends beyond flexibility and is tailored to your needs.
With a cohort of like-minded peers you’ll amplify your influence and build diverse professional networks that elevate your business success.
Industry Fellow, Monash Business School
Caroline Sanz is a committed change-maker, employing a creative professional approach that consistently seeks to push the boundaries of traditional business practice, and explore the intersections between business, technological innovation and social progress.
As an academic for change, Caroline is passionate about guiding the next generation of socially-aware entrepreneurs who wish to create meaningful and positive change in the world.
Conor’s experience studying Monash’s online MBA Digital
Conor Duffy explains how Monash Online has fit perfectly into his life, allowing him to be a dad to his newborn and continue to travel for work.
Meet your academic team
Associate Professor Jonathan Matheny
Jonathan Matheny is the Director of Program Development for Leadership and Executive Education. He leads the development of new programs and teaches personal development, leadership and organisational change. He has led academic programs and lectures across North America, Europe and Asia.
Professor Richard Hall
Richard Hall is the Deputy Dean of Leadership and Executive Education. His research is in management and organisational studies, including leadership, technology and organisational change and the future of work. He is the Co-editor of Leadership Development and Practice, and his research has been published internationally.
Martijn van der Kamp
Martijn van der Kamp is a Senior Lecturer at Monash Business School, in the department of Leadership and Executive Education. His research mainly focuses on diversity, collaboration, and conflict in (networks of) teams that span organizational boundaries, as well as the education of teamwork in higher education and teamwork in research.
I chose to study the MBA (Digital) because it’s future focused which I think is critical given how rapidly the world changed throughout the pandemic and how unprepared we were for it. Listening to peers who are completing degrees with other institutions has highlighted that this course is much more engaging and provides a lot more insight and understanding.
Be the future of business
Hear from the academics who shaped the MBA (Digital) and how it empowers you to become the future of business.
Discover the key components of our world-leading course:
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- What future focused challenges lie ahead.
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