MBA applications now open

To commence study in semester 2 2023, apply by

30 April (international students) | 31 May (domestic students)

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MBA applications now open

1. Gather documentation

Collect your supporting documentation:

  1. Official transcripts
  2. Resume with management experience
  3. Two work references

2. Apply online

Applications are completed online. Simply create an account and use the program code 5430 during the application process. 

3. Offer outcome

All done! Once your application is submitted, the MBA admissions team let you know within two weeks if you’re successful.

Entry requirements

For our MBA program applicants require: 

  • Four years full-time work experience post-graduation, including at least two of the four years in a dedicated management role
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent with a GPA of at least 4.50 on a 7-point scale
  • OR Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from UQ or equivalent with a GPA of at least 4.50 on a 7-point scale 
  • International applicants must complete the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) with a minimum score of 550 and achieve at least 6.5 overall in the IELTS test (or equivalent test)
  • Applicants without a completed degree can apply to the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration as a pathway to the MBA on the basis of significant work and management experience.

A wide range of scholarships are available at UQ, including scholarships specifically for MBA students. Note application close on 31 May, view here for more details. 

Need help with your application?

Our MBA Team can assist you with your MBA application.


Phone our MBA team on +61 7 3346 7111

Supporting documentation

The following supporting documentation is required for all applications. Please ensure that you have included ALL required documentation when you submit your application.

  • Official transcripts of previous studies. If you are a previous UQ Student, there is no need to attach a transcript.
  • Resume with your history of work experience including details of management experience. Please ensure that your CV includes your full work history, including start and finish dates, and outlines the major activities you undertake on a daily basis.
  • Two written references that are work-related. Your referees need to confirm the key duties involved in your role. They should also verify details about your management experience which can range from managing a team of people, managing client accounts, the managerial components of any major projects you have been directly responsible for and/or financial delegations for which you are directly responsible. All references should be dated, signed and preferably on company letterhead.