How to apply

Before applying for admission into the Graduate Diploma in Management - Stage 1 of the MBA Hong Kong Program, candidates must satisfy the entry requirements.

Please note that meeting the entry requirements does not guarantee an offer will be made. To be successful, candidates need to meet the entry requirements and also be able to demonstrate excellence across the entire application.

Application dates

Admission to the Graduate Diploma in Management, Stage 1 of the MBA Hong Kong Program, is granted on a rolling basis. The Admissions Selection Committee makes final decisions on complete applications within four weeks of submission.

For your reference, proposed dates for upcoming sessions of the AGSM MBA Hong Kong and application timeframes for 2015 are listed below.

You can apply to the AGSM MBA Hong Kong program online. Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and there are four teaching sessions per year.

Applications openApplication deadlineClasses commence
Session 116 August 2014 21 November 2014 January 2015
Session 222 November 2014 13 February 2015 April 2015
Session 314 February 2015 8 May 2015 July 2015
Session 49 May 2015 14 August 2015 October 2015

Application process

The application process may differ slightly for each applicant, however, please follow the steps below:

1. Apply online

Complete and submit the online application via the UNSW Online Application website.

For your reference the program code for the Graduate Diploma in Management - Stage 1 of the MBA Program is 5945.

Please note: The AGSM MBA Hong Kong program has four teaching sessions per year. When submitting your online application, please choose the relevant UNSW Semester, as detailed below:

  • To apply for AGSM Session 1, select UNSW Summer Session
  • To apply for AGSM Session 2, select UNSW Semester 1
  • To apply for AGSM Session 3, select UNSW Semester 2
  • To apply for AGSM Session 4, select UNSW Semester 2

2. Provide supporting documentation

Supporting documentation can be submitted together with your online application or uploaded to your application later, once you have been given a UNSW student ID number.

Referee reports should be emailed directly to the AGSM MBA Admissions team by your referees to admissions@agsm.edu.au

Information regarding the required documentation can be found on the entry requirements page.

3. Selection process

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

4. Admissions interview

Applicants will be contacted to organise an admissions interview (ideally, this will be in person, but may be over the phone or by skype).

5. Outcome

Applicants are advised of the outcome of their application by email.

6. Response

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

Application fee

You will be required to pay a non-refundable application fee of AUD$100 when submitting your application.