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Graduate Certificate of Management

A single graduate award offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics

  • Minimum 24 Units
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  • Minimum 24 Units
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Program Requirements

The Graduate Certificate of Management requires completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

24 units from completion of the following compulsory courses:

BUSI7033 International Strategic Management

MGMT7030 Foundations of Management

MGMT7170 Tools and Techniques for Business Project Management

MKTG7001 Marketing

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 65%

All applicants must meet the University’s English Language Admission Requirements for Students

Annual indicative fee for domestic students

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Annual indicative fee for international students

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ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

The Graduate Certificate in Management is a short program of four courses which provide practical knowledge for higher level managerial and professional work and a foundation for further study, for example in the Master of Management or MBA programs.

The program may be undertaken online or on campus part-time over two semesters.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

  1. apply a body of specialised knowledge in the areas of marketing, management and international business, including project management, in a range of managerial and professional contexts involving highly skilled work;
  2. demonstrate advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills, and be able to apply their learning in order to:
    • analyse critically, evaluate and transform information for the purposes of management;
    • analyse, generate and transmit solutions to complex managerial problems;
    • effectively communicate knowledge, skills and ideas to others; and,
  3. apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, knowledge adaptability and responsibility as managers and professionals.

Further Information

Please note if you are an international student, you won't be able to enrol in this program as this program is only allowed as a part-time enrolment.

For Domestic Students applying through UAC: If you have completed an overseas qualification, please send a scanned copy of your original testamur (graduation certificate) and academic transcript through to The scanned documents should be in colour and unaltered in size. Please include your name and UAC number in the email.

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The Graduate Certificate in Management is a short program which enables participants to sample a range of courses from the ANU MBA degree.  Students in the Graduate Certificate must meet the same entry requirements as the MBA to ensure that their interactions with other students and class experience is enhanced by their past work experience.  The Graduate Certificate in Management may be a generalised program of study across a number of diverse courses or may be more concentrated into a specific area of study.  The Graduate Certificate in Management offers the opportunity to transfer to the Master of Management or MBA with credit.

Single degree

  • This degree requires 24 units (4 courses)

About this degree

This program requires the completion of 24 units (4 courses)

Enrolment Status

This program should be undertaken on a part time basis, depending on course scheduling. The courses are offered on-campus and online.

You must enrol in first and second semester courses. You are able to change your enrolment until the end of Week 2 of each semester. 
Semester 1: MGMT7170 and MKTG7001
Semester 2: MGMT7030 and BUSI7033

Academic Advice

If after reading through these guidelines you are still unsure about what courses to enrol in, you can attend an academic advice session at Melville Hall during Orientation week.

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