Business

Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

Cricos Code: 095352A

What is a Graduate Diploma of Business Administration?

This course is a pathway to a full MBA or MBA (Advanced). However, this business administration qualification is more than a mere stepping stone, it is also a stand-alone qualification for students with a bachelor degree and relevant work experience, and an exit pathway for students who have completed 8 MBA subjects consistent with the requirements for this award.

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

Online. International students must not enroll into any more than a third or 33% of online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject face to face in each trimester

Start Dates

Next intake is on 04 Nov 2019

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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

1 year full-time

Part-time options available

Why Torrens

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?

With the Graduate Diploma of Business Administration, you’ll increase your career prospects as you build on your skills, so you can:
  • Understand advanced business principles
  • Determine successful solutions  ethical decision making
  • Systematically evaluate business risk
  • Use your knowledge of business  software to evaluate data
  • Strategically analyse complex business issues
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PERSONALISED APPROACH
Small class sizes designed for collaboration to fast-track your development in a supportive environment where you will know your peers and lecturers personally. Your success coach will focus on improving your employability, and their inside information will give you the edge you need to get ahead of the competition.
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 practising industry leaders, while our Success Coaches are available for industry coaching and strength capability. We will support you in every step of your study with us.

"Studying my MBA has assisted me to bring together everything I have learned over the past 20 years."

- Amanda Miller, Student of Master of Business Administration (MBA)
I believe that every person who works in business should do an MBA at some point in their career.  It helps you to shift your career into new and exciting directions. Studying while working allows you to apply the new knowledge you are acquiring on the job – so you get the most out of your study.  
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Course Overview

This course is designed by high-achieving industry academics for future-focused, ambitious individuals, who are serious about leading their careers and businesses to new heights. Move up in your professional career, develop critical strategies to guide your business and employ dynamic leadership skills.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Advanced business principles
  • Determine solutions
  • Systematically evaluate business risk
  • Business software knowledge to analyse data
  • Analyse complex business issues

How you'll study

Fees & Scholarships

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

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. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
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. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

A bachelor degree (AQF7) in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification and 3 years of relevant work experience OR A Graduate Certificate of Business Administration from Torrens University Australia (or from another institution if deemed equivalent).
Please read our International Student information or contact us with any questions about studying at Torrens or living in Australia. Approved English tests include:
  • CAE 58
  • IELTS 6.5, with no sub score less than 6.0
  • PTE 60
  • TOEFL 79
A bachelor degree (AQF7) in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification and 3 years of relevant work experience OR A Graduate Certificate of Business Administration from Torrens University Australia (or from another institution if deemed equivalent).
Please read our International Student information or contact us with any questions about studying at Torrens or living in Australia. Approved English tests include:
  • CAE 58
  • IELTS 6.5, with no sub score less than 6.0
  • PTE 60
  • TOEFL 79

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.

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