Master of Management (Online)


As little as 2 years



Study intakes

January, March, May, July, September, October

Study mode

100% Online

Program code


Completion time dependent on individual study path, RPL, leave and course availability. Please speak to a Student Advisor for more information.

What you will study

Regardless of your industry, be ready to launch your career with a strong foundation in business. Explore career development theories and models to develop an awareness of environmental mastery through lifelong learning and work exploration supportive of your career goals. Build upon the knowledge acquired during your undergraduate degree with practical business experience, and gain sought-after communication, problem solving and analytical skills to lead and innovate teams in an accelerating business world.

UNSW’s 100% online Master of Management is designed to provide the most relevant, practical, and contemporary business management skills that are critical to unlocking your potential and gaining a competitive edge in employment across a myriad of disciplines.

Nested within the Master of Management is the Graduate Certificate in Business, which provides our students with the flexibility to choose courses that suit their goals and career aspirations. Articulation into the Master of Management may be accessible through the successful completion of the Graduate Certificate in Business.


Core courses
  • Managing yourself and others
  • Financial Management
  • Business Economics
  • Foundations of Marketing
  • Law, Regulations and Ethics
  • Strategies for Disruption
  • Career Navigator^
  • Industry Experience*

^Prerequisite: Completion of 36 units of credit (UOC), which is the equivalent of 6 courses.
*Prerequisite: Career Navigator.

The UNSW Online experience

The Management program has been designed with the busy working professional in mind and offers you a learning environment where you can learn each course in eight-week blocks. This means you can graduate in as little as 2 years so you can leverage the employer demand sooner.

Our academics are some of the best in the world and even though you’re studying online, you can expect your learning experience to be of the same high standard as that of our on-campus students.

Throughout your study journey, you will be able to turn to your Student Success Advisor, who is committed to assisting you from enrolment through to graduation. They are on hand for all non-academic queries by phone or email.



Elective Courses

Plus, choose any 4 available# elective courses:

  • Managing with Digital Technology
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Managing People, Analytics and Change
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investments
  • International Finance
  • FinTech Ecosystems and Industry Insights
  • Analytics and Business

#Elective course availability is dependent on initial intake timing and following student participation in study periods. For more information, speak with a Student Advisor.

Entry requirements

General admission requirements

A recognised bachelor’s degree in any discipline or specialisation.

Students with a related business degree completed in the past ten years can gain RPL for the four courses outlined below, meaning they can acquire a master’s degree by studying a further eight courses.

  • ZZBU6002 Financial Management
  • ZZBU6003 Business Economics
  • ZZBU6004 Foundations of Marketing
  • ZZBU6005 Law Regulation and Ethics



Entry via nested qualification

The Graduate Certificate in Business is an entry and exit qualification for the Master of Management (8431).

For those who do not qualify for direct entry into the master’s program, you may be eligible for entry into the Graduate Certificate. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Certificate, you may be eligible to articulate into the Master of Management.

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