Master of International Business

KPT/JPT (R2/340/7/0168) 04/22 - MQA/SWA0111

Why study a Master of International Business?

This postgraduate coursework degree offers the opportunity to undertake an academically rigorous and professionally relevant program of study in contemporary international business issues.

Knowledge gained from the course will provide you with the skills to lead your company through the internationalisation process. The program is also relevant for those seeking career advancement in the public, inter-governmental and non-profit sectors and others who wish to extend their skills in the analysis and interpretation of the global business environment.

Areas of study

Core units include:

  • accounting and finance for international managers
  • international management
  • marketing and the international consumer
  • international business and theory
  • introduction to international economics
  • international trade law
  • cross-cultural management communication
  • international business strategy.

Career opportunities

Career opportunities are extensive, including strategy planning and analysis, strategic management, consultancy, international business, and export-import strategy within businesses and industries that have an international focus. Graduates will also be suitably trained for employment by multinational corporations.

Course structure

The Monash University Handbook has detailed information about the structure and requirements for the Master of International Business program in the School of Business.

Entry requirements

To enter Monash University, students must satisfy particular academic, English language and age requirements.

Entry into the Master of International Business program in the School of Business requires a completed qualification equivalent to an Australian undergraduate degree, but not necessary in an IT-related discipline, with a minimum of 55 per cent weighted average marks (WAM), or qualification deemed by the Faculty to be a satisfactory equivalent.


The Master of International Business can be undertaken over:

  • 1.5 years (Full Time), 3 years (Part Time) – (Relevant Discipline);
  • 2 years (Full Time), 4 years (Part Time) – (Non-relevant Discipline)



In 2019, full tuition fees for this course are:

  • RM54,100 for Malaysian students
  • RM59,500 for international students.

Once-only fees

  • Application - RM100
  • Registration - RM200

Per-semester fee

  • General amenities - RM100

Visa application fee for new international student

  • Indonesia - RM3,340
  • Other countries - RM2,330

Intake periods

Each year, there are two intake periods for the Master of International Business at Monash Malaysia. This means that you can start in February or July.

Related courses

More information

For more information about this postgraduate coursework degree, including how to apply, contact us.