MBA Program Fees

Tuition fees are charged per Unit of Credit (UOC) according to subject classification, on a semester basis irrespective of when studies are commenced.

The Full-Time MBA program (16 courses)

The 2020 fee per course is AUD$5,400*. Total estimated cost of program is AUD$86,400*

*Please note: The above fees are indicative only for 2021.

Living expenses in Sydney

Further information regarding living expenses and housing costs can be found on the UNSW International website.

Financing your MBA

An MBA is a major investment and we encourage you to research how to finance this commitment before applying. Investigate the options as early as possible and avoid relying on one source of funding.

Scholarships assist candidates to undertake an MBA and obtain leadership roles in business post-degree. Scholarships comprise of partial, half and full tuition waivers for more information please visit the AGSM Full-Time Scholarship page.

International students

International students are encouraged to investigate funding sources in their home country. Many government ministries of education, employers and banks offer assistance in the form of grants or loans. Please note that international students are required to pay a deposit to accept their place in the AGSM MBA Programs.

US and Canadian students

UNSW is authorised to assist approved US and Canadian citizens in extending their national student loans programs to cover study and other related expenses to our programs.

If you are a citizen of these countries and believe you may be eligible for such support, please contact the UNSW International Financial Aid Office for assistance and advice on how to apply and process loan applications. The office can also assist US students with the processing and disbursement of education related private loans.

Please send an email to and for full information regarding UNSW financial aid programs visit the UNSW International website.

Australian citizens

FEE-HELP is an interest free loan facility provided by the Australian Government for eligible students enrolled in postgraduate studies. To be eligible, you must be an Australian citizen. You can borrow up to the maximum of the tuition fee charged for each course in which you enrol. 

Please visit the Study Assist website for further information.

For information and advice about financial affairs please review UNSW's information on fees.