Graduate Diploma of Management
DURATION: 1 year full time
The Graduate Diploma of Management is the next step from the Graduate Certificate in Management and is a pathway into several masters programs, including the Master of Business Administration. Like the Graduate Certificate in Management, this program is ideal for professionals looking to upskill for career progression. Graduates will expand their knowledge from a wide variety of professions, particularly those who see their future prospects in middle and top managerial positions within organisations.
Within the Graduate Diploma of Management you will choose six courses from the Faculty of Arts, Business, Informatics and Education, providing you the flexibility to tailor the program based on your specific areas of interest/specialisation. You can gain entry to this program via the Graduate Certificate in Management and therefore don't necessarity need an undergraduate degree to commence postgraduate study in this area.
What am I studying?
Business underpins every sector of our economy and is fundamental to all industries. We rely on business for our jobs and prosperity. In today’s competitive employment market, tertiary education skills in business are in high demand.
There are no limitations to where a business degree can take you. Business graduates gain superior communication skills and have in-depth knowledge of their area of interest. They have transferable skills that allow them to work successfully in a number of professions within a variety of organisations.
A business degree can take you all over the world, both throughout your study and when seeking employment. Tertiary-qualified business graduates may be able to gain professional accreditation in a number of fields that allow them to work abroad. If you want to learn how business works, to think, strategise and manage – a business degree may help get you there.
Why Study Graduate Diploma of Management at CQUni
CQUniversity’s postgraduate business programs are designed to expand and build on your existing expertise and skills, in turn equipping you with everything you need to advance your career or shift it in a new direction.
We understand that both your professional and personal life is already busy, so we offer a flexible learning environment where you can combine your study with your career and lifestyle. We do this by providing you with a choice of on-campus or distance education study options in either full-time or part-time modes, so you can tailor your study to suit your individual needs.
Our core business programs offer you a choice of specialisation – namely in human resource management, international business, engineering and marketing management, all of which are accredited with relevant industry bodies. Whatever program you choose, you can be rest assured that it will be up-to-date and relevant to the latest industry practices, and will be delivered by some of the finest and most experienced lecturers and academics in the field.
At CQUniversity our aim is to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. So whether you are looking to boost and widen your career prospects or to satisfy a desire for further learning, CQUniversity can deliver everything you need for a successful career.
Entry Requirements for the Graduate Diploma of Management include:
This program is ideal for those looking to expand into higher management responsibilities or redirect their careers. Graduates enjoy rapid career advancement and more diverse and rewarding opportunities in commerce, industry or government.
You are required to complete 6 courses (48 units of credit) including:
Students wishing to specialise in a particular functional area can enrol in the available courses in that specialisation, while those seeking a broader base to their management education can enrol in a range of functional courses. Commencing students should consult the Postgraduate Program Advisor about a suitable program of study if they are concerned about setting a program that meets their needs, or if they are considering enrolling later in a masters degree program.
To enrol and find out course fees, intake dates, entry requirements and more details about courses and the Institute please click on the Enquiry button and complete our form and one of our staff member will get back to you very soon.