Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership)

  • Qualification:

    Master's Degree

  • Study mode:


  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    Self paced. 1 year full time or 2 years part time.

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    University of Canberra

  • Career Outcomes:

    General Manager | Management Consultant | Office Administrator | Team Leader | Business Systems Analyst | View All

Course Rundown

Designed to give you world-class training that develops real-world business acumen, this online Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership) course is the ideal program for aspiring entrepreneurs and business leaders. Offered online by Ducere in partnership with the University of Canberra, this groundbreaking MBA has been structured to give you unparalleled hands-on learning and real-world industry insights.

Throughout the 12-month program, you will work in teams to deliver three four-month projects that are based on key challenges faced by industry partners such as KPMG, Linfox and Save the Children Australia. The projects will help you grapple with concepts and issues that senior leaders frequently face, and provide you with the opportunity to engage with MBA concepts in a holistic manner.

You will learn how to conduct a market analysis of the threats and opportunities arising from the disruptive impact of digitisation, undertake a rigorous data analysis of a company department and determine opportunities for operational enhancement, and develop an innovative new service to engage customers.

Upon completion of this MBA you will walk away with a real understanding of how corporate innovation and leadership actually works, and have the skills to implement innovative projects in a business context.


To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must:

  • Hold a relevant bachelor’s degree; AND/OR
  • Have relevant work experience

Alternate entry paths will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

What You’ll Learn

In this business administration course, you will work in teams to complete three four-month industry projects with the following MBA industry partners:

  • KPMG
  • SEEK
  • Linfox
  • NAB
  • PWC
  • Infoxchange
  • Maddocks
  • Save the Children Australia
  • Department of Education and Training
  • Nous Group

Projects will solve real-world challenges that businesses are facing and will address the following concepts:

  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • People and culture
  • Ethics and sustainability
  • Strategy and risk
  • Finance and administration
  • Information and systems
  • Marketing and communication
  • Operations management

Why study with Dūcere?

From flexible and self-directed online study, to real-world business projects and dynamic industry events,Dūcere has designed their programs to meet the needs of the modern learner. Their bachelor's degrees and MBA program blend immersive online learning with an applied assessment approach. Under this model, Dūcere students decide when and how they study, whilst completing practical assessments that are relevant to their own career needs and to the needs of industry. So instead of exams, you could be working on business plans, project case studies and more, while enjoying access to Australia’s most industry-relevant course curriculum and content.

Student Support

However you choose to study, you’ll receive personalised support and advice through Dūcere's student support teams, along with in-depth practical feedback from their academic staff. At every stage of your journey, Dūcere will work with you to cultivate the digital literacy, critical know-how and entrepreneurial skill sets required for success in an economy transformed by innovation.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Master of Business Administration (Innovation and Leadership) from the University of Canberra.

Completing this MBA will give you unparalleled training across key business administration concepts, as well as the invaluable real-world experience needed to excel as a business leader or entrepreneur. Studying with Dūcere will also give you the opportunity to network with peers, industry professionals and academics, enabling you to connect with like-minded individuals and build business relationships for the future.

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

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Students can pay fees upfront. Other payment options may also be available to eligible students. Enquire now to find out more!