The Master of Business & Technology ( MBT ) () is an innovative graduate business program similar to techno management MBAs, but aimed at experienced managers and professionals who want to expand their career choices by broadening their business expertise. The unique design of MBT courses enables participants to acquire the intellectual tools to manage both business and technology.
The MBT Program is tailor-made for busy managers and professionals in technology driven environments who want to elevate their careers. MBT courses focus on business, on technology, and on the point at which they intersect. It is designed to be undertaken part-time, in combination with full-time employment.
Enrolling in the MBT Program and choosing your own course pathway to suit your individual needs will enable you to differentiate yourself from graduates of traditional graduate business programs. Take a look at the program at a glance.
UNSW Joint Venture - A Unique Advantage
UNSW is one of the leading teaching and research universities in Australia, and is also regarded as a leading international university. Degrees from UNSW carry substantial weight among employers, with graduates found in all industries around the globe. Many UNSW alumni hold prominent positions in both the public and private sectors, including leading blue-chip companies and high levels of government.
The MBT is a joint venture between two of the largest faculties at UNSW: the Faculty of Commerce and Economics, and the Faculty of Engineering, and is able to draw on the intellectual strengths and resources of both.
Learning can be tailored to individual needs (choose 12 from 20+ courses) with 2 capstone courses that tie all of the course work together
Flexibility to combine part-time study with full- time employment
Work-based assignments reinforce link between theory and application
Courses focus on business, technology and the intersection between the two
Choice of distance mode via interactive online classes or face-to-face mode at UNSW Kensington campus
Cohort of mature professionals and managers
The MBT is an applied graduate business program for experienced managers and professionals. Courses are specifically designed to be studied part-time, with course content immediately applicable to the workplace. The MBT is both practical and scholarly, having class activities and assignments that provide the opportunity to apply theory to real-world situations. Most courses include work-based assignments which increase participants’ understanding of both course content and their own organisation simultaneously.
By increasing their understanding of the multi-disciplinary functions that are integral to modern-day organisations, MBT participants acquire a broader professional viewpoint together with relevant, up-to-date knowledge and skills. This benefits not only the participant, but also their employer.