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Coursework

Master of International Business

  • CRICOS Code: 080608E

The experience

Overview

At MBS, we offer a comprehensive program to support your learning, develop your skills and enrich your degree. We encourage you to be involved both on and off campus and to make the most of your time outside the classroom.

Consulting Subjects

MBS offers the Business Practicum and Global Business Practicum subjects, which sees groups of students undertake a real business consulting subject over 10 days for an organisation within Australia or overseas. In this video, you will find out what being an in-company consultant at CUB (AB InBev) was like for Master of International student, Maria Cruz.  You will hear more about the project and what her host and mentor, Isaac Lowrie, Strategy Director (APAC South), thought about the team's contributions during their time in the office.

Enrichment programs

Top-Tier Research and High-Quality Teaching

Management and Marketing programs at Melbourne Business School are designed and taught by the experts in the field. Our academic staff are known for their top-tier research and high-quality teaching performance. Many consult to businesses, government and other organisations.

Helen Hu
Associate Professor Helen Hu

Associate Professor Helen Hu

Helen Hu is an Associate Professor Strategy and International Business and the Director of the Master of International Business (MIB) program. Helen's research interests are corporate governance with focuses on board structure, ownership structure, IPO, and internationalization of Asian firms. She is a regular commentator on Sky News, SBS and China Radio International.

André Sammartino
Associate Professor André Sammartino

Associate Professor André Sammartino

Associate Professor André Sammartino teaches Global Corporate Strategy in the Master of International Business and has received the Dean’s Certificate of Excellence for Postgraduate Teaching. André's main research interests are at the intersection of international business and strategic management. Through one of his current projects with Women in Global Business, Andre is exploring the experiences of Australia's international businesswomen (especially entrepreneurs) as they expand their organisations internationally.

Student Experience

Sarah Forbes

Sarah Forbes

Master of International Business


“Through studying the MIB, I developed a greater capacity to recognise – and create opportunities to utilise – the individual skills, potential and perspectives of team members. This ability to bring together diverse individuals to work productively and cohesively towards achieving a desired outcome will be an important management skill to apply throughout my professional career.”

Sarah works as a Program Coordinator, Pacific at RedR Australia, a leading humanitarian response agency. Read more about Sarah’s student experience here.

Adrian Yeung

Adrian Yeung

Master of International Business


"The most enjoyable aspect of the Master of International Business for me is that it is not all theory; it has lots of practical elements too. I've developed crucial skills that are necessary to function in the increasingly globalised and complex nature of today's business world."

During his studies Adrian took part in the Global Business Practicum He now works as a Marketing Coordinator – Innovation and Digital Solutions at KPMG Australia.