Imagine if someone with the most valuable connections created an in-person event that put you in the same room as industry leaders, Melbourne Business School alumni, academics, and researchers. Oh, by the way, all these people are interested in meeting you and invested in your success.
The MBA Summit is an exclusive event that’s designed to supercharge your MBA by developing a foundation of network connections with the best and brightest minds.
Q1. What is the MBA Summit?
The MBA Summit is an exciting co-curricular event for Melbourne Business School Online MBA students that will commence in 2024.
The MBA Summit will run between teaching periods so that it won’t interrupt your studies. There’ll be more than one event each year and they’ll be held in different capital cities.
Full event details will be available with plenty of time to plan and schedule for networking success.
Q2. Will the MBA Summit tickets be available for students studying the Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate or Professional Certificate in Business Administration?
MBA Summit tickets are available to students studying the Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma, however, priority tickets will first be offered to students studying the full online MBA.
MBA Summit tickets will not be available for students of the Professional Certificate in Business Administration.
Q3. What is included in the MBA Summit fees? Are entry, flights, accommodation costs etc. included or are there additional costs?
The MBA Summit will include catering for a dinner event and nibbles at networking. Students will be responsible for the costs of travel and accommodation to attend the MBA Summit.
Registration and tickets are included as part of tuition, however seats may be limited.
Q4. Is it mandatory to attend the MBA Summit? (There is a benefit in attending but how critical are these)
While it is highly recommended for students to attend the MBA Summit, it’s not a hurdle requirement for completing your online MBA.
Knowing how beneficial the MBA Summit can be as part of your online MBA studies and for your business network, we encourage students to attend two or more events if that’s achievable.
Q5. How many MBA Summits events are held each year?
There will be two MBA Summits in 2024, and four events in 2025.