Master of Management

Master of Management application steps

Please follow these three steps and contact us if you need any assistance or have any questions. Please see important application dates.

Step 1 of 3

Either download the full document pack

Download all the Master of Management application documents

The above link includes all the documents you'll need to apply, including:

  1. The Master of Management brochure
  2. Admission information and course units document
  3. Application form
  4. Referee report template
  5. Returning Student form
  6. Recognition of prior learning form
What is Recognition of Prior Learning?

Recognition of Prior Learning can be granted for:

  • a) entry or admission into a MGSM program of study,
  • b) credit towards unit (s) of study within a MGSM program, or
  • c) a unit substitution, in which case the unit for which RPL is granted is replaced with a MGSM elective.

More on Recognition of Prior Learning.

Or download each document separately

  1. Download the Master of Management brochure (PDF)
  2. Download the Master of Management application form (PDF)
  3. Download the MGSM referee report (PDF)
  4. Download the MGSM returning student Application Form (PDF)
  5. Download the Recognition of Prior Learning Application Form (PDF)

Step 2 of 3 

Gather your documents together

You need to compile relevant documents and information in preparation for your application.
Gather the following documentation:

  • (a): Provide proof of residence (certified copy of visa, passport or birth certificate)
  • (b): Obtain and provide certified copy of academic transcripts
  • (c): Provide up to date Resume/CV
  • (d): Write Statement of Personal Aims and Achievements (more information on the application form)
  • (e): Referee reports (please submit 2 referees reports with your application).
  • (f): Complete a Recognition of prior learning form if applicable

Step 3: apply now

You need to post your application to one of the addresses below.


  • before lodging, ensure all questions are answered and all documentation is attached as incomplete applications will delay assessment.
  • all documents submitted become the property of MGSM and will not be returned.

For Australian applicants:

The Applications Officer
Macquarie Graduate School of Management
Macquarie University NSW 2109 Australia

For International applicants:

The Applications Officer
Macquarie International
Macquarie University NSW 2109 Australia

Otherwise upload the application form and supporting documents using our online application manager

English language requirements

Applicants who are relying on qualifications gained in countries where English is not the first spoken language may be required to demonstrate proficiency in English.

English language tests recognised by MGSM are International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Applicants should arrange their own test and gain at least the following scores:

Test*Required Score
IELTS6.5 overall (minimum 6.0 in each band)

TOEFL - paper

570 overall:
53 in Listening
59 in Writing
52 in Reading
4.5 in Essay Writing

TOEFL - internet

90 overall
20 in Listening
22 in Writing
20 in Reading
20 in Speaking

* MGSM reserves the right, in addition to the above, to administer further testing.

Recognition of prior learning

Applicants who have prior learning experience in management or a related fields may be eligible for recognition of prior learning.


  • The fee per course unit for 2016 will be $3,750. We suggest you also allow approximately $120 per course unit for textbooks.
  • Students who withdraw from the course unit after the census date will not be entitled to a refund of fees except in the case of exceptional circumstances.
  • Australian students will be charged on a term-by-term basis for the number of units enrolled in that term.
  • Temporary residents and international students must pay 25 per cent of the annual full-time fee in advance. The documentation you will need to apply for a student visa (the Confirmation of Enrolment) will be issued after we receive this payment.
  • FEE-HELP is available to support eligible students in paying tuition fees.
  • For information on any taxation benefits you may accrue from undertaking a full-fee paying program, consult your financial adviser.
  • For further information, contact the Student Services Centre by phone: +61 2 9850 9017 or email:

Download the Master of Management brochure

If you're interested in scholarships

Submit a Scholarship Application Cover Sheet along with a personal statement (of no more than 1,000 words) addressing the selection criteria and outlining the reasons why you feel you should be awarded the scholarship for which you are applying.

Important application dates

TermApplication Deadline InternationalApplication Deadline Domestic
Term 3 201712 May 2017 26 May 2017
Term 4 201704 August 2017 18 August 2017
Term 1 20188 December 201726 November 2017
Term 2 201816 February 201802 March 2018
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