• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
This Business Administration and Public Health dual degree from Torrens University Australia combines leadership & management training with a range of public health skills. It is designed for health professionals with an undergraduate degree or recognised professional qualification in a relevant discipline.


With this Business Administration and Public Health dual degree from Torrens University Australia you will further develop your cognitive, technical and creative skills to make effective decisions in a global context. You will also develop strong business acumen, and develop a deeper understanding of environmental health issues, health policies, along with knowledge of the cultural determinants of health and health programming

Develop robust knowledge of both disciplines to critically analyse and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention, advocacy, leadership and management and epidemiology to undertake demanding management roles in government, allied health, Aid and development, hospitals and health service departments.

Learning outcomes

  • Apply advanced business principles to complex problems to determine solutions
  • Develop intervention strategies to detect and prevent diseases
  • Analyse financial, legal, and economic aspects of health and health policy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marketing
  • Strategic Management Capstone
  • Influencing and Making Decisions
  • Financial Management
  • Management People and Teams
  • Management Perspectives

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      Accelerated: 4 trimesters

    • Duration description

      Online. International students must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% of online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.

  • Credits
    160 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • A bachelor degree (AQF7) or above in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification and 3 year of relevant work experience. 


  • Students without formal qualifications are eligible to apply for entry to the Graduate Certificate of Business Administration if they have seven years of professional, administrative or managerial work experience. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis.

CRICOS: 090242C

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21204 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    19404 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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