Personal Injury Management - M4035

Personal Injury Management

Graduate certificate

Our course, offered by the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, provides you as a personal injury management professional with a comprehensive and deep knowledge of personal injury management in all its aspects. You will undertake study in areas such as legislative and regulatory design, claims management, evaluation of scheme performance, scheme financing, rehabilitation and return to work, and public health.

Completion of the course will allow graduates to register with the Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) as a Certified Personal Injury Professional (CPIP).

At a glance

Course Details

  • Multi-modal at Alfred Hospital: Part time

Multi modal: This course is taught online with face-to-face block day teaching.

0.5 year full time or 1 year part time
Start date
First semester (February), Second Semester (July)
Graduate Certificate of Personal Injury Management
Course Handbook

Successful completion of this course may provide a pathway to one of the following courses:

  • Graduate Diploma of Personal Injury Management
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Health Management
  • Master of Occupational and Environmental Health

Entry Requirements

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

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)


An Australian bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant cognate discipline*


An Australian bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a non-cognate discipline plus two years of relevant work experience


Five years work experience in a relevant industry (i.e. personal injury management)

*Relevant cognate discipline include: medicine, nursing, chiropractic, psychology, public health, environmental health, paramedic, imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine), biomedical engineering, dietetics/nutrition, pharmacy, social work, medical science/biomedical science/immunology, health science, laboratory science, science, and health economics.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

The course comprises 24 credit points structured into four units.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M4035.


Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M4035.


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 are subject to change annually.

Full fee

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


The equivalent fee for a 48 credit point (12 month full-time) course would be A$31,500

Fee assistance

As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.


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.