Business

Graduate Certificate of Business Administration

Cricos Code: 095349G

What is a Graduate Certificate of Business Administration?

This course will give you a head-start on your MBA providing you with a solid grounding in the foundations of leadership and business acumen. This course is both a stand-alone qualification and a pathway to the Graduate Diploma of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration or the Master of Business Administration (Advanced).

This course is provided by Chifley Business School and delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd CRICOS Provider Code: 03389E.

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne

Available Online. International students on a student visa must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

Course Duration

Full-time: 6 months

Part-time: options available

Why study at Torrens?

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery combined with a welcoming, supportive environment. Learn from real industry professionals and build real industry networks.

SET FOR SUCCESS

We focus on giving you the skills and the knowledge to ensure your long-term success in your career or entrepreneurial venture. Our academics are highly qualified and include practicing industry leaders, while our Success Coaches are available for industry coaching and strength capability. Learn more about careers in Business
FLEXIBILITY TO SUIT YOUR SCHEDULE
You control your workload, how and where you study. Choose to study full-time, part-time, or accelerate your study to graduate sooner. You will always be supported, whether you are studying on-campus or online.
MBA FOR LEADERS
"Your education will be what separates you and another candidate. Having a solid working knowledge of the industry you work in is extremely important to get ahead, and an MBA specifically is highly recognised. The online capability and ease of access through Torrens University appealed to me greatly.” Tamara Turnbull Director and Sponsorship Manager, NSW Tonga Women’s Rugby MBA (Sports Management)

"I loved studying online."

- Monique van Kempen, Graduate of Graduate Certificate of Business Administration
It was so easy with great flexibility to fit study in with my work and social life.
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WHAT TO EXPECT

The Graduate Certificate of Business Administration (GCBA) course is designed to develop your cognitive, technical and creative skills to make effective decisions in a global context. You will develop strong business acumen which will help you to lead people, teams and businesses and enhance your career prospects. Discover how you can apply your knowledge and skills instantly in your current workplace or a new entrepreneurial venture.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Advanced business principles
  • Determine business solutions
  • Systematically evaluate business risk
  • Business software knowledge to analyse data
  • Analyse complex business issues

Fees & Scholarships

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, contact a Course and Career Adviser.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

Eligible students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

To undertake the course, you must meet the minimum criteria or enter via a pathway. For tailored guidance please contact us.

A Bachelor degree (AQF7) or above in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification and 3 years of relevant work experience.
International students also require an IELTS 6.0 with no skills band less than 5.5
Approved English tests include:
  • CAE 58
  • IELTS 6.5, with no sub score less than 6.0
  • PTE 60
  • TOEFL 79
Please read our International Student information or contact us with any questions about studying at Torrens or living in Australia.
A Bachelor degree (AQF7) or above in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification and 3 years of relevant work experience.
International students also require an IELTS 6.0 with no skills band less than 5.5
Approved English tests include:
  • CAE 58
  • IELTS 6.5, with no sub score less than 6.0
  • PTE 60
  • TOEFL 79
Please read our International Student information or contact us with any questions about studying at Torrens or living in Australia.

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences. Learn more

MORE INFORMATION

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