Graduate Certificate in Commerce

The University of Adelaide

The University of Adelaide's Business School has been pushing boundaries in business education for over 140 years. We have a wide range of innovative postgraduate courses designed to build advanced business skills and knowledge. This six-month program offers a high quality and flexible introduction to the commercial realm. Our certificate may meet your needs for professional development by itself, or end up counting towards a graduate diploma or masters in commerce. If your strengths lie in understanding and working with people you could pursue marketing or project management. Perhaps you have a knack for patterns and numbers that will see you move into corporate accounting or market research.

Course Fee:

Australian: $14,750
International: $21,000

Entry Requirements:

A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent


Completing four core courses you will: Study foundational commercial and business practices. Explore accounting, economics and finance principles. Build management and marketing knowledge. Advance your communication skills.

Subjects you can Study:


Who for:

Graduates from any discipline

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info Yes Full time 6 months

Walk in remarkable footsteps

The University of Adelaide’s international reputation for breaking new ground has been forged by a continuous stream of exceptional people. We count among our alumni five Nobel Laureates, over 140 Fulbright Scholars and more than 100 Rhodes Scholars, including Australia’s first female Indigenous recipient. The country’s first female prime minister also studied here, as did the first Australian-born professional astronaut in space.
Today, our high-achieving culture continues to attract the world’s best and brightest, including students from more than 90 countries.

Be ready for the future workforce

Although many of the jobs you could be doing in a decade’s time don’t yet exist, your best preparation for them does at the University of Adelaide. We’re constantly updating and refining our degrees to ensure that — wherever your passions lie, you’ll gain the flexible capabilities to explore every opportunity tomorrow brings.
Importantly, our degrees’ recognised quality that opens career paths everywhere. We’re ranked inside the world’s top 50 universities in four subject areas; in the top 100 for another 12, and the top 150 for 10 more.*

Learn from world-leading research

As South Australia’s only member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) research-intensive universities, our researchers collaborate with industry, government and leading institutions around the globe to address the world’s greatest challenges.
Our research—rated 5/5 in over 40 distinct fields^ informs all our degrees. Importantly, it also generates a tangible community benefit. Our total contribution to South Australia’s economy is over $4.23 billion†.
* QS World University Rankings By Subject, 2019. ^ Excellence in Research for Australia, 2018. † London Economics, 2018. 
CRICOS No. 00123M

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