Graduate Certificate in Applied Business

This course is delivered in fast-track mode for working professionals

This course is not available to international students.
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The emerging leaders of an organisation is critical to its succession planning and ability to innovate. This Graduate Certificate in Applied Business qualification is for managers who will be mentored for future C-suite roles.

This course gives participants the skills to investigate and analyse complex situations, innovate, problem solve, manage projects, communicate effectively at the highest levels, and lead change management.

Participants in the Graduate Certificate in Applied Business are able to substantially step-up their performance and abilities and move their career to more senior positions. This qualification is also a bridge to their eligibility to apply for MBA-level programs and formalise their experience to date with an accredited qualification.

This qualification focuses on real world, relevant global contexts. It is a practical program with projects and assignments you can integrate into your existing role or organisation. Undergoing the program gives you skills and tools you can use immediately and encourages you to think differently.

This Graduate Certificate course enables pathway into Master-level (MBA) programs, has alliance with Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and attracts benefits from the Institute of Managers and Leaders (IML). Read more information under Course Benefits section.

Who should attend?

This qualification is suitable for management professionals seeking to develop their business capabilities and move their career along the C-Suite fast-track, as well as professionals seeking to enter an MBA program who need to increase their experience and qualifications first.


6 to 12 months (starting monthly)
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Study modes

Part-time, Face-to-face, Live online, workplace