Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
Please contact Info Corner to discuss other study options.
Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
Melbourne City or online via OUA
This executive-level program offers working professionals a learning experience that fosters leadership and strategic thinking.
The Graduate Certificate builds on your professional experience through collaborative-style learning and business problem-solving to facilitate your career progression, or prepare you for further study in the MBA (Executive).
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
Your classes will normally be held at the Emily McPherson College Building, a magnificent heritage property on the corner of Russell and Victoria streets. Classes may also be held at the award winning Swanston Academic Building or at other locations on RMIT’s City campus.
Courses run in the evening, or in 4-5 day intensives and on weekends in block mode at the Melbourne City campus.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. In addition, you will have access to online and digital resources such as lecture notes, assessment tools, discussion boards and podcasts through myRMIT.
Through RMIT University’s online learning portal, myRMIT, you will be able to view online resources and learning activities created by lecturers, access course materials via Blackboard, collaborate with lecturers and fellow students, and access your student email account. Educational software, the Learning Hub, other online and digital resources and printers are accessible on campus via the RMIT wireless network using your own laptop, tablet or smart phone or via computer facilities on-campus. You will be able to access the same software from home using myDesktop.
Find out more about student computing at RMIT.
Assessment is ongoing throughout the semester and includes examinations, essays, reports, oral presentations, group projects, research projects, and practical assignments.
This program is also offered through Open Universities Australia (OUA). To study in online mode, please apply through OUA.
The program runs a successful professional development series, which connects RMIT’s industry partners with alumni and current students. The purpose of these forums is to provide stakeholders with an opportunity to strengthen their networks and engage with prominent industry leaders on issues of current relevance.
Graduates are encouraged to progress to the Master of Business Administration (Executive).
Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate you will be able to demonstrate advanced business knowledge and tackle strategic challenges in any organisation.
Graduates of the MBA (Executive) are expected to demonstrate key capabilities in:
- executive leadership
- entrepreneurial and strategic thinking
- effective communication
- ethical judgement
- innovation and advanced problem-solving
- the capacity to transform business processes.