Graduate Diplomas

Graduate Certificate in Public Administration (Advanced)

6 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.(part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International
Course CRICOS code:093561G

The Graduate Certificate in Public Administration (Advanced) mixes theory and practice to help you address complex management challenges. Combine your disciplinary expertise in political science, law, business or economics with professional decision-making, ethics, strategic management, negotiation and leadership dexterity. Interactive individual and team-based learning opportunities explore a range of contemporary issues that enhance your knowledge of the challenges leaders in the community, corporate and public sectors face.

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This course is supported by the Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP). Under the RTP, domestic students are exempt from tuition fees for the normal duration of the course. This exemption is valid for up to four years for students enrolled in a doctoral program and up to two years for a research master’s degree. More details on RTP and other fees you may need to pay.

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