Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)

  • Qualification:

    Master's Degree

  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    2 years part time

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Australian Catholic University

  • Location


  • Career Outcomes:

    General Manager | Executive Manager |

Course Rundown

Build on your expertise and challenge yourself with this Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) from the Australian Catholic University (ACU).

Delivered in a series of intensive seminars, the course develops your understanding of how the corporate landscape has changed and your role as a leader in guiding its future. With a broad range of interdisciplinary material, you’ll be encouraged to take a holistic view of business and explore how sustainable business growth can be achieved while keeping ethical values in mind.

The course explores core themes including stakeholder and customer management, complex systems and digital technologies, finance and people, culture and governance. You’ll understand how companies develop and maintain a competitive advantage and have the opportunity to put these skills into practice in the workplace.

This course is offered with a flexible approach to delivery including an accelerated option, allowing you to fit your studies around your work commitments. Each unit of the course is delivered through intensive in-person seminars across two weekends led by highly experienced industry experts and specialist guest speakers. Students will have the option to attend the seminars in person or attend via the online conferencing facilities at your nearest ACU campus.  

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career as a leader in business, enquire now and start moving towards your goals.


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Five years full-time work experience in a management/leadership role; AND
  • Hold a prior degree.

What You’ll Learn

In this executive business administration course, subjects you made study include:

  • Organisational Dynamics and Behaviour
  • Money Management
  • Managerial Economics in a Global Environment
  • Corporate Finance
  • Ethical Leadership and Social Responsibility
  • Strategic Management for Sustainability
  • Foundations of Management Thought
  • Corporate Governance and Risk Management

Why study with Australian Catholic University?

Since opening their doors in January of 1991, the Australian Catholic University (ACU) has been educating students in a range of fields; from arts and humanities to health, education, leadership, social work, theology and more.

When you sign up to a course at ACU, you’re not just another number, they see each student as a whole, offering you an educational experience that’ll empower you and prepare you for success.

Student Support

Whether you choose to study online or at one of ACU’s many upbeat campuses, you’re sure to receive the support you need to succeed and thrive with your studies.

Students of ACU can access their Academic Skills Unit, which will help build your skills around exam prep, offer study tips, writing tips and more. Access online resources, participate in workshops, ask questions via their ‘Ask an Adviser’ online services, book a consult, or simply drop-in.

Their team of staff and researchers are all about offering students an education with greater purpose – empowering students to achieve goals and accomplish something great!

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) from Australian Catholic University.

This qualification is designed to build on your existing work experience with new skills that will help you progress further up the career ladder as an administrator or manager.

Curious about where a career in management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Australian Catholic University offers a choice of specialisations in this course, your fees may vary depending on the elective units selected. 

Enquire now to find out more about total tuition fees.