Applications for our 2023 intake are now open!


Key Dates:

  • Applications close 5th September 2022
  • Offers will be sent out late September 2022
  • Orientation will be held in November – December 2022
  • Commencement date will be 6th of January 2023

Step 1: Check you meet minimum eligibility requirements

You must meet one of the following Academic Qualifications criteria:

A Bachelor Degree (AQF Level 7); OR

A Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) with a minimum score of 550 and at least 3 years relevant work experience.

English language requirements must be met. For all admission requirements, please review the GCRM Course Brief.

Learn more about the GCRM.

You must meet one of the following Academic Qualifications criteria:

Bachelor Degree (AQF Level 7) or equivalent; OR

AQF Level 8 qualification (or equivalent) in any discipline; OR

Graduate Certificate in Research Methodologies; OR

Graduate Certificate in Management; OR

Master of Business Administration (MBA).

English language requirements must be met. For all admission requirements, please review the MMgt Course Brief.

Learn more about the MMgt.

You must meet one of the following Academic Qualifications criteria:

AIB’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) with minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0; OR

any Masters’ Degree (AQF Level 9) at Credit or higher-level with an appropriate research component (for example, research methods subject or research project); OR

A Bachelor’s Degree with Honours (AQF Level 8) with minimum upper second class honours or equivalent.

English language requirements must be met. For all admission requirements, please review the DBA Course Brief.

Learn more about the DBA.

You must meet one of the following Academic Qualifications criteria:

A Master’s Degree (AQF Level 9) in Business and Commerce or related discipline area at Credit or higher level Grade Point Average with an appropriate research component (minimum 40%); OR

A Bachelor’s Degree (AQF Level 8) in Business and Commerce or related discipline area with minimum upper second class honours or equivalent.

English language requirements must be met. For all admission requirements, please review the PhD Course Brief.

Learn more about the PhD.

 


Interested in the MMgt, DBA or PhD? – Proceed with step 2. Interested in applying in GCRM? – Skip to step 3.


Step 2: Identify a suitable Supervisory panel and contact them with your research topic outline

You must identify a suitable potential Principal Supervisor and at least one suitable potential Associate Supervisor. Please review our Key Research Themes and potential Supervisors. Once you have identified a good fit, please contact them with your research topic outline. There is no specified template for the research topic outline, however, the document should provide the potential supervisors sufficient detail about your research topic and interest.

Dr Kavita Goel

Dr Mohsen Varsei 

Dr Samaneh Soleimani

Dr Svetlana De Vos

Including business response to climate change, water crisis, modern slavery in supply chain, sustainable development goals, financial planning, digital marketing communication.


Step 3:  Complete the application form and ensure you have attached all documents as per the Application Review Checklist.

If you apply for the MMgt, DBA, or PhD, please ensure that your potential supervisory panel has provided a Statement of Support. Don’t forget to send the research referee report to your referees for them to complete.


Step 4: Submit your application to rhdadmissions@aib.edu.au


Entry into the Research Higher Degrees is, of course, highly competitive and is based on strict criteria. Successful completion of an AIB Masters qualification is a potential pathway, but not an automatic entry.