The MBA develops and educates highly-skilled managers and leaders who can contribute to organizations in an effective and responsible manner.
In a globally competitive environment, it is essential to build capability by creating climates and cultures conducive to innovation and advancement. This program provides students with the ability to respond to challenging situations in complex and modern organizations.
It also builds and further develops problem-solving skills, and effective interpersonal and relationship management skills, with a focus on personal and professional development.
Health Care Leadership and Management Specialisation
Take the next step in your management career with a Master of Business Administration specialising in Health Care Leadership and Management.
This specialisation is designed to develop and educate highly skilled managers and leaders within the field of health management. Providing a strong focus on the application of leadership and management principles in health care settings to enhance client outcomes, this specialisation includes principles of management and leadership as well as a strong focus on patient safety and clinical risk.
Graduates will be equipped for leadership roles in all health care environments, including positions in clinics, hospital settings, outpatient facilities, businesses, schools and community centres.
Possible future job titles
Allied health, nursing, management, leadership, health care, research, community health, quality and audit, midwifery, occupational health, risk management.
Other Specialisations you can study in this course:
All applicants are required to have a minimum of three years appropriate and/or relevant supervisory or managerial experience if applying with a Bachelor degree. Alternatively applicants can apply with a Graduate Certificate of Business or a Graduate Diploma of Business, with equivalents considered.
English Minimum Requirements
Academic IELTS: An overall band score of 6.5, with no individual band less than 6.0
TOEFL: Minimum score of 573, including Test of Written English of 5.0 or better
TOEFL iBT: Minimum score of 84, with no individual score less than 17
Pearson Test of English (PTE): PTE Academic 58, with no score less than 50 for postgraduate standard entry courses
University of Cambridge (Cambridge English: Advanced): Post-2015: An overall score of 176, with no individual band less than 169
Other: Other evidence of English language proficiency may be acceptable.
|Annual Endowment||485.2 Million AUD|
|Total students (on-campus)||23,514|
|International students (on-campus)||5,714|
The students planning to enroll at the university are encouraged to prepare an overall budget for international students looking to study in Australia. Amount of tuition fees of every course in ECU varies and can be checked with the help of the Fee Calculator.
|Tuition||14,450 – 20,025 AUD per semester|
|Housing fee||205 AUD per week|
|Transportation||33 AUD per week|
|Meals||203 AUD per week|
|Personal expenses||132 AUD per week|
International students who want to apply to Edith Cowan University are required to demonstrate their proficiency in English by fulfilling either one of the criteria as mentioned below:
|Test||Minimum Score Required for Undergraduate||Minimum Score Required for Graduate|
|IELTS||6.0 (All individual bands minimum 6.0)||6.5 (All individual bands minimum 6.0)|
|TOEFL||Paper based: 550 (Written English: 5)
Internet based: 70 (Individual scores minimum 17)
|Paper based: 573 (Test of written English - 5)
Internet based: 84 (Individual scores minimum 17)
|University of Cambridge||169 (No individual band less than 169)||176 (No individual band less than 169)|
Application portal: Online
Application fee: No fees
Admission deadline: July 10, 2020 (for both UG and PG courses)
English language proficiency (TOEFL PBT – 550, TOEFL iBT - 70, IELTS – 6.0, PTE – 52, WAUFP – 50% + pass)
|Tuition Fees in Australia (1st Year Average)||BE/Btech: AUD 29109 | MBA: AUD 35139 | MS: AUD 36803 | BBA: AUD 28693 | MEng: AUD 39298 | BSc: AUD 34307 | MIM: AUD 39298 | MFin: AUD 35347 | MArch: AUD 37218 | BHM: AUD 28693 | MIS: AUD 35347 | MEM: AUD 43040|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in Australia||AUD 1680 Per Month Approx|
|Entrance Exams in Australia||TOEFL: 77 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 57 | GRE: 300 | GMAT: 600|
|Work and Study in Australia||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in Australia||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in Australia||AUD 620|
|Student Visa in Australia||The subclasses for the visa were reduced to two from the eight for convenience. The two visa subclasses are Subclass 500 (for students) and Subclass 590 (For Student Guardian).|
|Intakes in Australia||There are Two Main Intakes in Australia: February and July.|
|Top Job Sectors in Australia||Health Care and Social Assiastance, Construction, Education, Manufacturing, Public Administration and Safety, Transport & Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in Australia||1.7% (2019e) 2.3% (2020e), 10th Largest in the World by Nominal|
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