single degree

Graduate Certificate of Management

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

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  • Minimum 24 Units
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  • Field of Education
    • Business Management
  • Minimum 24 Units
First year student? There’s more information about enrolling in your degree.
  • Field of Education
    • Business Management

The Graduate Certificate of Management (GCM) will equip students with a solid foundation of knowledge, skills and application in the management disciplines within an evidence-based management (EBM) framework. The GCM is a standalone program and also serves as a pathway for those who do not meet the traditional entry requirements for an ANU Masters program.

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. Evaluate and reflect on evidence to inform decision making

2. Explore opportunities and novel solutions to challenges

3. Work effectively with others to resolve challenges

4. Adapt to complex and uncertain situations

5. Engage, inform and influence stakeholders

6. Incorporate the influence of a changing global environment

7. Demonstrate ethical behaviour and make principled decisions

Further Information

Applicants applying for admission on the basis of work experience, which is at least 5 years full time work experience, including at least 3 years managerial experience, should provide this completed CV template and two referee reports/letters as one PDF and upload it with your application. Contact the Research School of Management at enquiries.rsm@anu.edu.au if you have any queries regarding the application requirements.

Program commencement

The ANU Research School of Management offers a tailored Orientation Week program each semester for its postgraduate students, held during the University O-Week dates for that semester. This tailored program is designed to introduce students to their fellow peers, and provide specific information pertinent to studying a postgraduate program at the ANU Research School of Management. Evidence-Based Management is foundational to ANU Research School of Management postgraduate programs and this, along with other facets of the teaching and academic environment, will be introduced to students during this week. Attendance is highly encouraged.

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 4.0/7.0

Or at least 5 years of work experience, including at least 3 years documented experience in a managerial role.

Or at least 10 years of work experience in an ANZSCO Skill Level 1 role.

English language Requirements

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

Assessment of qualifications

Unless otherwise indicated, ANU will accept all Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualifications or international equivalents that meet or exceed the published admission requirements of our programs, provided all other admission requirements are also met.

Where an applicant has more than one completed tertiary qualification, ANU will base assessment on the qualification that best meets the admission requirements for the program. Find out more about the Australian Qualifications Framework: www.aqf.edu.au

ANU uses a 7-point Grade Point Average (GPA) scale. All qualifications submitted for admission at ANU will be converted to this common scale, which will determine if an applicant meets our published admission requirements. Find out more about how a 7-point GPA is calculated for Australian universities: www.uac.edu.au/future-applicants/admission-criteria/tertiary-qualifications

Unless otherwise indicated, where an applicant has more than one completed tertiary qualification, ANU will calculate the GPA for each qualification separately. ANU will base assessment on the best GPA of all completed tertiary qualifications of the same level or higher.

Annual indicative fee for domestic students
$17,280.00

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$22,800.00

Scholarships

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.

Program Requirements

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

Either:

24 units from completion of the following four courses:

MGMT7250 Evidence-Based Management

MKTG7260 Marketing and Stakeholder Communications

MGMT7020 Technology and Project Management

BUSI7280 Managing in a Global Context

Or:

24 units from completion of one of the following specialisations:

Business Information Systems

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

International Business

Leadership

Marketing

Project Management

Specialisations

Study Options

Year 1 MGMT7250 Evidence-Based Management 6 units MGMT7020 Technology and Project Management 6 units BUSI7280 Managing in a Global Context 6 units MKTG7260 Marketing and Stakeholder Communications 6 units

Academic Advice

Please refer to the CBE Fast Track page:
https://www.cbe.anu.edu.au/fasttrack 

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