Tasmanian School of Business & Economics


Our MBA Program

If you are seeking to advance your career opportunities, your salary and your competitive advantage in the job market, then undertaking the MBA is a wise investment in your professional and personal future. The MBA will equip you with knowledge and understanding of key business operations and current trends in leadership and management - both strategic and operational - and will enable you to successfully assume a range of high level leadership roles within your organisation. You will be capable of:

  • planning and managing in the complex and turbulent national and international business environments,
  • Demonstrating a high level of analytical, problem solving and communication skills
  • Creatively, innovatively and ethically seeking new business opportunities
  • Understanding and adopting ethical, socially responsible and sustainable practices
  • Acting as an agent of change in organisational transformation
  • If graduating from a specialised MBA, demonstrating knowledge in that specialised field

The University of Tasmania MBA is highly regarded for its relevance to industry, its innovative specialisations, its flexible delivery and ease of access. Taught by leading academics, and visiting practitioners from industry, the courses can be taken on campus, by distance, during semester, intensively over the summer, part-time or full-time, or any combination of these alternatives.

Includes: MBA (Agricultural Innovation), MBA (Corporate Governance), MBA (Creative Communications), MBA (Environmental Management), MBA (Environmental Planning), MBA (Heritage Management), MBA (Human Resource Management), MBA (Information Systems), MBA (Medicines Management), MBA (Policy Management), MBA (Regional Innovation).

*In 2016 the TSBE has introduced an a range of units from an Industry and Innovation Program available within a variety of postgraduate courses. The units you can choose from consist of an intensive Tasmania-based study tour as well as an industry placement, and culminate in involvement in strategic business planning. The units in this program are run over the Australian spring-summer semesters and taught intensively, meaning you are still able to complete your degree in the usual period or earlier, reducing the time you spend out of your career, while maximising the benefits gained at university. This program is available in the MBA, MBAS, MIBS & MPAS. For more information contact enquiries@business.utas.edu.au