Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Develop your skills in business to become a valued leader.

The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions.

John Hancock

Course Overview

No matter where you are in your career, a business qualification will raise your professional profile. It will give you the confidence and practical knowledge to advance in your current position.
Most importantly, a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration from Excelsia College will deliver a values-based approach to business. It delivers the business tools you need to excel in a high-pressure environment, so you will be able to lead in a way that is consistent with your beliefs.
This course is designed to give you an understanding and appreciation of business theories, tools and techniques to make you a better leader and manager.
Reasons to choose this program:
• Globally recognised qualification
• Focus on leadership and management
• Relevant curriculum - where lessons can be immediately applied
• Opportunity to study alongside students from other cultures


Course  Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
CRICOS 096447G
Duration 1 Semester full-time
Intakes February and July
Units 4
FEE-Help Yes

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Accreditations TEQSA

Admission Requirements 

Educational Prerequisites

  • a bachelor degree (AQF Level 7) in any field of study from an Australian higher education institution; OR 
  • a qualification recognised as equivalent by the National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (NOOSR); OR 
  • other qualifications and experience as may, on application by the student, be deemed equivalent to (a) by the Academic Board of the College.  


Applicants without an undergraduate degree who have three years’ professional experience with at least two years’ managerial experience may apply for admission into the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, on the successful completion of which they may progress into the Graduate Diploma program.  Those candidates who are successful in completing the Graduate Diploma program may apply for admission to the MBA with full credit for the units completed in the Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma programs. 

International Students

Candidates whose qualifying studies were completed in a language other than English will normally be required to demonstrate English proficiency equivalent to the overall minimum score of 6.0 in the IELTS Academic test.


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