Graduate Diploma in International Business
Campus North Terrace Campus
Degree Type Graduate Diploma
Duration 1 year full-time or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code 3GD073
This program is no longer offered, please see Master of International Management
The Graduate Diploma in International Business provides students with an understanding of the key concepts of international business with a global perspective. Students will acquire relevant analytical skills to examine the forces that shape the changing of international business environments and operations, at both the macroeconomic and firm levels.
The Graduate Diploma in International Business is an option for students who wish to undertake study beyond the scope of the Graduate Certificate in International Business.
To qualify for the degree, a candidate shall satisfactorily complete a program of study comprising 24 units. The maximum time permitted for completion of the program is three years.
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I am a:
SATAC Code 3GD073 Mid-year entry Subject to availability Intake January, May and September Enquiries Ask AdelaideGraduate entry only
Graduate Entry A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent with at least a credit average, or a completed Graduate Certificate in International Business from the University of Adelaide.SATAC Code: 3GD073
CRICOS 072308F Intake January and September
English Language Requirements
Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide IELTS Overall 6.5 Reading 6 Listening 6 Speaking 6 Writing 6 TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21 Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 50 Writing 50 Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 169 Writing 169 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
Tertiary Qualifications Bachelor degree with a credit average.
Fees and Scholarships
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Annual tuition feesAustralian Full-fee place: $28,000
Annual tuition fees International student place: $40,000
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
Graduate AttributesThe objective of this program is to produce graduates with specific attributes as outlined in University of Adelaide Graduate Attributes.
- Deep discipline knowledge
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Teamwork and communication skills
- Career and leadership readiness
- Intercultural and ethical competency
- Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
The University's business programs have been awarded a five year international accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) http://www.aacsb.edu/accreditation/
AACSB accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education and has been earned by less than 5% of the world's business schools.
This means the University of Adelaide's Business Degrees are recognised internationally for their high quality and successful graduates.
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A Global Learning Experience is an integral component to your academic journey at The University of Adelaide. The university is committed to offering its students the opportunity to study overseas through a range of degrees offered via the Global Learning Office, including student exchange, study tours, short study degrees, internships and placements. There are many exciting opportunities in Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, and Oceania ranging from a few weeks to a full academic year.
To find Global Learning opportunities available in your study area click Global Experiences.
Degree StructureStudents complete 6 core courses in International Business and 2 elective courses in thematic areas in International Business.
Academic Program Rules
The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.
Example Study Plan
INTBUS 7500 Fundamentals of International Business
INTBUS 7015 Cross Cultural Management and Negotiation
ACCTING 7025 Accounting Essentials for Decision Makers
COMMGMT 7006 People and Organisations
ECON 7200 Economic Principles
MARKETING 7104 Marketing Management
Electives to the value of 6 units
from the following:
INTBUS 7500 Managing Multinational Corporations
INTBUS 7504 Services Internationalisation
INTBUS 7503 International Entrepreneurship and Innovation
MARKETNG 7024 Developing Global Markets
COMMERCE 7036 Knowledge Management and Measurement
COMMGMT 7012 Corporate Governance and Globalisation
Economics and International Trade
ECON 7058 Development Economics
ECON 7052 East Asian Economics
TRADE 5000 International Trade Negotiations & Agreements
TRADE 7004 Principles of International Trade & Development
TRADE 7005 Agriculture & Food in International Trade
TRADE 5001 International Trade: Strategies and Organisations
Subject to approval students may be eligible to undertake the following electives:
PROF 7500 Industry Placement
PROF 7502 International Internship
PROF 7503 Professions Internship Program
Course assessments can involve a variety of tasks including group assignment and exams.
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: Monday, 11 Sep 2017