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FAQs - Short Courses

What are your terms and conditions?

Full payment is required to secure a place, attend, or access learning materials for all short courses.

Detailed information on programs and fees can be found on individual short course pages. Payment can be made by credit card, invoice, or via a purchase order.

Admission for programs with selective enrolment will be reviewed upon application. Short-listed applicants will receive and email with a link for further information.

If you are unable to attend a short course, MBS will issue a credit note (to the payor) of the full program fee, less $500 administration costs. In circumstances beyond the parties’ control, such as programs affected by COVID-19 disruptions, the Director of Admissions may, at their discretion, provide a full refund or a full credit note to the participant. If a program is cancelled by MBS, the participant will be offered either a full refund or full credit note at the participant’s election.

Will your course give me credit to a bachelors or master’s degree?

No, not at this stage.

Can I get FEE-HELP?

No, not for our Short Courses

What does prework include?

The prework varies depending on the program and can include articles to read as well as some online material.

Where is your campus?

200 Leicester Street, Carlton, Australia

I come from the public sector. Would your courses be suitable for me?

Absolutely, we encourage different industry sectors to create a better learning environment as well as a better demonstration of the learning across the various sectors.

Do your programs have entrance requirements? Do I need formal qualifications?

When applying we assist you in determining what course is best suited to your learning and career outcomes.

I have a master’s degree. Is the General Management Program (GMP) appropriate for me?

GMP is like a Mini MBA. If your master’s was in a specific specialisation then yes GMP would certainly expand on your learning.

I come from interstate and need accommodation. Do you have any suggestions?

Yes, we have options available and can assist with providing recommendations.

What sort of accommodation does the school offer? Is it suitable for senior executives?

Yes, we have clean and comfortable accommodation, conveniently located conveniently onsite.

Can my partner accompany me and stay with me

Unfortunately we cannot accommodate this, however can provide you with alternative accommodation options.

Do you offer the programs in other languages?

No, all programs are delivered in English

When will I get my prework information?

Approximately four weeks prior to the program commencing.

What if I can no longer attend?

Should you find you are unable to attend, please contact us (programs@mbs.edu) to discuss your options.