Diplomas and Certificates

Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Professional Leadership and Management

1 year full-time(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Semester 1 & 2 entry
Course CRICOS code:088481F

This program provides veterinarians and veterinary students with specialist training in organisational leadership and management, across a broad range of management settings.

You will study coursework subjects within the Master of Management program covering a broad spectrum of management activities. The subjects will develop your theoretical and practical knowledge to help you become a successful manager and leader,  in areas such as:

  • Business decisionmaking,
  • Motivating and leading people, and
  • developing organisational strategies.

Additionally, you will participate in relevant industry placements which culminate in a capstone industry subject. This will give you the experiential learning necessary to developing the professional skills required to gain employment in a range of veterinary industries including practice management, private industries such as pharmaceuticals, research, government and non-government organisations.  

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Fees subject to final approval

The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.

Credit/Advanced standing

If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more