Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

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    6 months full-time
    (or part-time equiv.)
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Aspiring business leaders in today’s complex and rapidly changing global economy require a powerful combination of people and financial management skills, self-awareness and innovative, entrepreneurial thinking.

Our Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (online) will start you on this path—and give you the confidence to follow it.

What will you do? 

All components of the degree are conducted online, allowing you to fit study in around your other personal and professional commitments. Completed over eight months part-time, the program is delivered in a series of six-week courses, enabling greater focus and clarity, and ensuring a continual sense of progress.

Particular emphasis is placed on enhancing your understanding and mastery of your personal management and relationship-building style, and your ability to inspire and motivate others.

You will also advance your knowledge in marketing and accounting. And you’ll build strong connections with your fellow students—all experienced managers, working across multiple industries—through regular online collaboration.

Where could it take you? 

You’ll graduate with the foundations to lead in any sector or industry, at home or abroad. You could also choose to advance your leadership qualities even further by continuing your studies in our MBA (online).


  • ISO 9001 Certification
  • AACSB accredited
  • Australia's No.1 uni for entrepreneurship and engagement^

^Accreditation Council for Entrepreneurial and Engaged Universities, 2017.

Entry Requirements

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Fees and Scholarships

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Potential careers

Graduates of this program have gone on to roles such as:

Business Manager

Degree Structure

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The University of Adelaide has partnered with Pearson, the world’s leading global learning company, to deliver this degree 100% online. The Partnership has been established to deliver the very best experience and learning outcomes to all our students. Students will be awarded a University of Adelaide qualification and this degree meets the University's highest quality standards.

The University of Adelaide is committed to regular reviews of the courses and programs it offers to students. The University of Adelaide therefore reserves the right to discontinue or vary programs and courses without notice. Please read the important information contained in the disclaimer.

Last updated: Tuesday, 10 Oct 2023