Thirteen specialisations

Customise your education to suit your career aspirations, with thirteen specialisations to choose from.

Even if you don’t have an undergraduate degree, you can still study a Graduate Certificate in Business if you have five years of work experience.

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Put your promotion in motion

With two intakes a year, you can start a Graduate Certificate in Business in February or July.

Apply before 30 June 2022 to start study in July.

Upskill and grow your career

Our Graduate Certificate in Business sets you up with world-class skills and knowledge in key areas of contemporary business thinking and practice. The course gives you an insight into real world issues and provides a launchpad for further career progress.

Connect with industry leaders

Expand your thinking by studying with a cohort of motivated peers and engaging in hands-on learning. With QUT’s industry connections, you could work with real-world clients and projects to develop practical skills that complement your theoretical learnings.

Flexible study options

Customise your study to suit your lifestyle, with flexible study options and online learning available. We offer the flexibility for you to study full-time or part-time, on campus or online, to study around your work and life commitments.

Learn from business experts

Accelerate your next career move and grow your confidence by learning from award-winning teachers. Our lecturers and tutors have strong connections to industry to ensure that the skills you learn have real-world application.

Customise your course

The QUT Graduate Certificate in Business offers you the option to customise your course. In this option you will study the core unit, Business Intelligence plus three other units from a vast list of postgraduate study unit options in the QUT Business School. The customised option is great for students who know exactly what they want, or alternatively want to explore unit options in different majors.

Triple international accreditation

Of the 13,670 schools offering business degree programs worldwide, QUT is one of only three Australian business schools to be awarded triple international accreditation.

AACSB accredited, EFMD EQUIS accredited, Association of AMBAs accredited

Pivot your career

'Studying the Graduate Certificate in Business gave me the credibility that I needed to pivot my career. Developing new ways of collaborating with my lecturers and peers, and the learning opportunities we were given in class, have given me confidence in my workplace.'

Puru Kundu

Gain real-world skills

'My Graduate Certificate in Business gave me a broad taste of niche areas within PR and Communications, which helped guide my career.

The practical skills I gained were invaluable. Being able to work up a quick, unique and effective communications plan has been a very practical help, plus working with analytics data that I hadn’t been exposed to before studying.'

Jennifer Kerr

Finish in less than a year

Learn at a pace that works for you. Complete the course in six months full-time or one year part-time.

Extend your studies into a Master of Business

If you want to progress further in your studies, you can continue into a Master of Business once you’ve completed your Graduate Certificate.

The World University Rankings

Ranked in the top 100

QUT Business School is ranked in the top 100 in the business and economics subject category in the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

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