Postgraduate Certificate in Business

Develop advanced level business skills in as little as one semester with the Postgraduate Certificate in Business. It can prepare you for further study in the Postgraduate Diploma in Business or Master of Business.

This qualification is designed for students who want to gain a postgraduate qualification in stages, with the flexibility to return to complete the Master of Business.

You study papers in a specialist business discipline, including accounting, business information systems, economics, finance, human resource management and employment relations, international business, management, marketing, and sport and recreation management.

Start date: 2018

Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

Completed one of the following or equivalent:

  • Bachelor of Business OR
  • Graduate Diploma in Business OR
  • Relevant professional qualification approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with a minimum score of 6.0 in each band

To graduate with a Postgraduate Certificate in Business you must successfully complete 60 points from the Master of Business papers, subject to satisfying prerequisite requirements.

Master of Business

Detailed information about papers in this programme

Detailed programme structure and paper outlines (Blackboard)

Skills you will develop

The outcomes for graduates of the Postgraduate Certificate in Business are outlined in the Graduate Profile below.

Graduate Profile

Quick facts
Programme code:
0.5 years full-time / part-time available
City Campus

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.