6 months
909 AUD/credit 24543 AUD/full
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The Graduate Certificate in Business Practice from University of Technology Sydney aims to upskill professionals with latest knowledge and methodologies in key business practice areas.   

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Students examine a range of environmental, social and economic drivers of megatrends influencing organisations, industry sectors and societies as they operate within planetary boundaries, and become familiar with systems thinking, multi-level perspectives and multidisciplinary methods for envisioning futures. Students are also introduced to digital technologies and explore how they change existing practices. 

The Graduate Certificate in Business Practice from University of Technology Sydney is designed for professionals wishing to strengthen their career by extending their analytical skills and leadership capability. It features: 

  • applied and customised training in key discipline-based and transdisciplinary tools and methodologies
  • applied, work-integrated problem solving with a focus on identifying and analysing complex problems and opportunities in digital contexts
  • development of leadership skills and capabilities
  • all subjects are taught in intensive mode over full Fridays and Saturdays, which means students can keep working while they study, applying what they learn right away on their jobs; weekly sessions are only scheduled for in-class assessments and group coaching and mentoring sessions
  • delivery by leading academics from UTS Business School who are joined by experts from other UTS faculties; students also engage with an extensive network of adjuncts and industry partners
  • a cohort model fostering the development of lasting relationships with like-minded peers.


The course is suitable for students from business and non-business backgrounds who seek to upskill and develop the ability to analyse and understand complex challenges and opportunities that can transform organisations. Career options include a range of management roles with a focus on driving transformational change in large, private, public and non-profit organisations as well as in SMEs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Financial Management 
  • Delivering Customer Value
  • Philosophy, Politics and Economics
  • Accounting Practices and Tools
  • Challenge/Opportunity Discovery 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


27 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 098169J  

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.
  • Professional Experience Requirement: At least four years' full time, or equivalent, relevant work experience.
  • The relevant work experience must be demonstrated through a C.V. and a Statement of Service, confirming the dates of employment and the position held within the organisation.
  • Interview Requirement: Attend an interview with the director of the Advanced MBA.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24543 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 909 AUD per credit during 6 months.
  • A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP). 

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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  • International Postgraduate Coursework Full Tuition Scholarship
  • LATAM International Postgraduate Coursework Scholarship
  • Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship
  • South Asia Postgraduate Business Merit Scholarship
  • South East Asia Postgraduate Business Merit Scholarship
  • UTS 30th Anniversary Study Abroad Accommodation Scholarship
  • UTS ATN-LATAM Scholarships
  • UTS Grant for Masters by Coursework Students
  • UTS Nepal Scholarship (Postgraduate Coursework)
  • UTS Study Abroad Excellence Scholarship

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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