MBAX Technology at UNSW Sydney: Leadership in Business and Technology

UNSW Sydney’s MBAX Technology program is a unique blend of business and technology courses that provides students with the skills they need to be successful leaders in the tech industry.

The program is designed for experienced professionals who want to learn how to manage and innovate in a rapidly changing technological landscape.

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The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney). Credit: Canva

The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

About

The UNSW (University of New South Wales) Sydney is a public research university based in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

It is one of the founding members of Group of Eight, a coalition of Australian research-intensive universities. 

Rankings

  • #4 in Australia (QS World University Ranking / QS WUR 2022)
  • #43 in the world (QS World University Ranking / QS WUR 2022)
  • #6 in Australia (Times Higher Education / THE 2022)
  • #70 in the world (Times Higher Education / THE 2022)
  • #3 in Australia (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020)
  • #32 in the world (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020)

Campus

The institution is organized into seven faculties, from which it awards bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.

The main campus is located in Kensington, Sydney, 7 kilometers (4.3 mi) from the CBD.

AGSM is located at AGSM Building at Kensington Campus.

AGSM at UNSW Business School

About UNSW Business School

UNSW Business School is one of the world’s best business schools, with 42 programs including 26 undergraduate and 26 specialist master degrees to choose from.

The institution was founded at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, and has been there since.

The campus is on College Rd, Kensington NSW 2052, Australia.

About AGSM (Australian Graduate School of Management) MBA

The Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) at the University of New South Wales Business School offers students with cutting-edge, hands-on learning. Students can flourish in a fast-paced society that demands new era leaders.

AGSM at UNSW Business School, as one of the most prominent international institutions in Australia, is located in Sydney and offers some of Australia’s best MBA programs.

Students participate in an active learning atmosphere where they may get assistance from globally renowned academics with real-world business issues.

The AGSM’s worldwide Alumni network of over 17,000 successful business executives is a result of peer-to-peer learning.

The University’s Business School boasts an alumni network with more than 65,000 influential and international members.

MBAX at UNSW Rankings

  • #41 in the World (QS Global MBA Ranking 2021)
  • #4 in the World (QS Online MBA Ranking 2021)
  • #1 in Australia & #79 in the World (The Financial Times (UK) 2021 Global MBA Rankings)
  • #8 (The Forbes 2019 Global MBA Rankings)

MBA Accreditation

UNSW Business School has been awarded EQUIS accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

MBAX Technology

About MBAX (Online MBA)

The AGSM MBAX is one of the most established online MBA programs in the world.

It is ranked 4th in the world and #1 in the Asia Pacific for Financial Times 2021 rankings.

The major advantage of studying for an MBA at AGSM is that it provides you with the flexibility of customizing your degree from four distinct streams, including six core courses, six concentration choices, and at least one capstone course.

The duration of the program is 2-6 years depending on whether students choose an online or in-person format for their classes.

About MBAX Technology

MBAX Technology aims to gain the knowledge and skills needed for leadership roles where business and technology combine.

It covers topics not addressed in conventional business programs. And you can choose from a range of courses to tailor your MBA (Technology) to suit your career and passion

This degree is especially for:

  • Experienced managers and professionals working in a broad range of industries.
  • Those interested in expanding their career choices with in-depth business and technology expertise
  • Motivated people able to complete a challenging academic postgraduate program while working, and willing to apply new skills straight away in their workplace

Duration

The AGSM MBA (Technology) is a part-time program and can be completed in anywhere between 2 to 6 years.

The delivery mode is fully online, with face-to-face options.

Entry Requirement

There are two pathways into the MBAX Programs:

  • A strong undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) and a minimum of 2 years of professional or managerial work experience.
  • Or at least 6 years of professional work experience if you don’t have an undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification.

Structure

MBAX Technology is a 12-course program.

The structure and courses are as follows.

Compulsory first course

  • Leadership

Compulsory core course

  • Strategic Management

Core courses – Choose four

  • Marketing Management
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Economics in Management Practice
  • Corporate Finance
  • Managing People & Organisations
  • Data Analytics and Decision-making
  • Law, Regulation & Ethics

Technology specialization courses – Choose six

  • Project Management
  • Intrapreneurship
  • Digital Innovation
  • Digital Strategy
  • Implementing Strategy
  • Managing with Digital Technology

Electives

Students can take up to two elective courses from any courses with an AGSM prefix

Tuition Fee / Cost

The 2022 fee per course is AUD$4,980 for the MBA (Change) / MBA (Technology) / MBA (Finance) core and specialization courses.

The total estimated cost of the program is AUD$59,760

Online Application

Check the entry requirements.

Apply Online

Complete and submit the online application via the UNSW Online Application

The program code for the MBAX is 8625

Provide Supporting Documentation

Selection Process

Your completed application once received, is sent to the AGSM MBA Admissions Selection Committee for review.

Follow Up if Required

An applicant may be contacted to organize an admissions interview (ideally, this will be in person, but maybe over the phone).

Outcome

An applicant is advised of the outcome of their application by email.

Response

In the case of a successful application and course placement offer, the applicant needs to notify his/her decision regarding acceptance of the offer or otherwise by the specified deadline.

Please note there is a non-refundable online application fee of $125 for International applicants.

Admission

Contact AGSM Recruitment and Admissions today:

T: +61 2 9931 9490 | E: mailto:admissions@agsm.edu.au

MBA Scholarship

Every year there are over $1.8 million in scholarships to students in our full-time MBA program, and there are a variety of unique MBA scholarship opportunities for those interested.

They offer academic excellence scholarships, women-in-leadership scholarships as well military leader/community leadership awards.

Those awards apply to both Australian citizens AND international applicants who demonstrate an outstanding commitment or contribution either locally or globally.

You can the list of AGSM MBA Scholarship Programs here.

FAQs

What is MBAx?

MBAX is AGSM’s Online MBA, the next generation of MBA is AGSM’s online MBA.

The MBAX is an innovative online management education that allows students to specialize while also providing them with the skills they need to take advantage of opportunities.

What is MBAX UNSW?

The MBA (Technology) is part of the MBAX program, which allows you to specialize in your MBA while studying online.

What is AGSM MBA?

The AGSM MBA is a full-time, 12-month program that offers students the opportunity to specialize in one of three streams: finance, technology, or general management.