Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Agribusiness

1.5 years full time (part-time study options available)
Parkville/100% online campus
Available to Domestic
Course CRICOS code:056410G

Lead your field with an Agribusiness degree

The Master of Agribusiness was specifically developed for agribusiness and agricultural professionals to further their skills and knowledge in business strategy, finance, agricultural and resource economics, entrepreneurship and the environmental issues that impact the sector.

Study Online

This course is available online or on campus. Online delivery includes week-long residential subjects.

The agribusiness specialisation is offered on campus through the Master and Graduate Certificate of Agricultural Sciences.


Benefit from a range of practical outcomes

  • Understand the trends and underlying influences impacting the agribusiness value chain and the global environment
  • Use methods relevant to business decision making across the core areas of economics, finance and management in the agrifood and fibre context
  • Analyse quantitative and qualitative data at an intermediate to advanced level
  • Critically reflect on business analytical methods, models and tools as they have developed over time for a range of decision contexts
  • Understand and define the pervasive elements of risk and uncertainty impacting agribusiness enterprises and industry segments
  • Apply analytical methods, models and tools to agribusiness case studies, and define and analyse problems
  • Articulate and present discussion, analysis and investigative findings using appropriate verbal and written communication as well as digital media
  • Analyse and discuss, within different forums, the application of theory to a range of problems and decision making situations

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Domestic fee place

Commonwealth Supported Places available

This course offers both Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) and Australian Fee (AF) Places to domestic students.

Indicative Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) course fee:
Find out more about CSP student contribution amounts

Indicative total Australian (AF) course fee:

Typical Australian (AF) course fee for 2018:

Course available full-time on campus in Australia

Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs)

A limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. A Commonwealth Supported Place is subsidised by the Australian Government. Students pay a contribution amount that is determined by the Australian Government, based on the subjects undertaken. Find out more about CSP student contribution amounts.

Australian Fee Places (AF)

If you are not eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place, you will automatically be considered for an Australian Fee place if you are eligible for a place in the course. Students enrolled in an AF place are required to pay the full cost of their tuition fees to the University. Australian Fee places are not subsidised by the Australian Government, however you may be eligible for FEE-HELP to assist with payment of tuition fees. If this course is relevant to your current employment, you may be able to deduct course costs from taxable income: see the ATO website for further information.

How course fees are calculated

Your course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one year full-time study (1 EFTSL). Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

The duration indicated is maximum course duration and does not take into account any advanced standing for prior studies. The course may be shorter depending on your academic background and/or relevant work experience where applicable.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more