Business - B4001

Business

Graduate certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Business gives you the chance to take your career in a new direction and explore a variety of business areas. You’ll broaden your current skill set and have a strong foundation in your preferred discipline; choices include marketing, public sector management, human resources, economics and more. You can also focus your study on health economics, by focusing your units on selected health, pharmaceutical and policy units delivered by Monash Business School’s Centre for Health Economics.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Caulfield: Full time
Duration
  • 0.5 years (full time)
Start date First Semester (February), Second Semester (July)
Qualification Graduate Certificate of Business
Course Handbook

You can follow one of our set themes to specialise in a certain area of business, or curate your own experience entirely – picking and choosing the units that appeal to you. By following one of these themes you will also be on the path to progress to a Master’s degree. Alternatively, you can completely tailor your experience by choosing any four units from the full list of options on offer.

Accounting in Business

Contemporary Leadership^

Corporate Governance

Human Resources^

Human Resources Management

International Trade

Law and Responsible Business

Project Management

Managing the supply chain

Marketing communication

Marketing management

Risk management

Sustainability

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (International students)

Qualifications

An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent qualification with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 55 or an equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty. Applicants will be ranked and selected based on their entire academic record.

English entry requirements

Level A
IELTS: 6.5 overall (no band lower than 6.0) TOEFL Paper-based test: 550 with a TWE of 4.5 TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 79 overall with minimum scores: Writing: 21, Listening: 12, Reading: 13 and Speaking: 18 Equivalent approved English test

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B4001

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B4001

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

International fee

Total fee for this 24 credit point (6 month full-time) course.

A$22,750

The equivalent fee for a 48 credit point (12 month full-time) course would be A$45,500

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.

Enrolment Obligations

International students enrolling in a CRICOS-registered course can study no more than one third (33%) of their course by distance and/or online learning. Students must enrol in at least one unit that is not by distance and/or online in each compulsory study period unless the student is completing the last unit of their course. See standard 8.19 and 8.20 of National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018.

CRICOS code: 069580E

The course consists of four units chosen from the wide range of units offered in the coursework master's degrees offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics.