Postgraduate Diploma On Campus

Business Research Methods

12 months
44288 AUD/year
36960 AUD/year
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Deepen your understanding of core research methods and techniques that will equip you with the knowledge for further study and greater professional opportunities with the Business Research Methods program from University of Queensland.


Advanced research skills are highly valued in both academia and the commercial world, and the Business School is at the forefront of teaching business research methods.

For your Graduate Diploma in Business Research Methods over one year full-time (or part-time equivalent) at University of Queensland, you can choose from a comprehensive range of elective courses that cover topics such as economics-based research in financial accounting, corporate finance theory, empirical methods in finance and capital markets research, and advanced marketing theory and research.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Business development manager
  • Market research consultant
  • Tracking specialist
  • Workforce planning director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Project
  • Research Thesis
  • Quantitative Business Research Methods
  • Scientific Methods in Commerce
  • Financial Information in Capital Markets

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


16 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 065372A

  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, or
  • the Graduate Certificate in Business Research Methods from UQ.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44288 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44288 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    36960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36960 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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