The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is designed for professionals wanting to upskill in business analytics and technical skills in less than a year.

 

Faculty
UNSW Business School
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face (includes blended)
Award
Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics
Commencing Terms
Term 1, Term 2, Term 3
Duration (Full Time)
0.7 - 0.7 Year(s)

The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics is designed for professionals who are looking to upskill in business analytics and technical skills. You don't need to have an undergraduate degree to undertake this program.

This program offers a pathway into the Master of Commerce. You can select courses to meet your professional development needs or interests. You'll gain exposure to conceptual frameworks, modelling techniques, database management and ethical debates to provide a holistic view of business analytics.

Who should choose this graduate certificate?

Professionals who would like to upskill in business analytics and have more than five years of work experience but no undergraduate degree.

Why study at UNSW?

By studying this program at a leading university, you can gain knowledge and insights that suit your professional development needs. When you study with UNSW Business School you'll be equipped with the skills to thrive in an ever-changing world at a top ranking faculty.

 

Program Code
7456
CRICOS Code
103145D
Campus
Kensington
Total Units of Credit (UOC)
24

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You will need an undergraduate degree or work experience. Your application requires a detailed resume outlining competencies and achievements. 

Undergraduate degree
Your undegraduate degree or equivalent qualification has to be recognised by UNSW Business School, and must have an average grade of 60% or greater.

Work experience
If you don't have an undergraduate degree, you can demonstrate five years of relevant work experience. For example, clerical or administrative work in a commercial or public service organisation, supervisory or management, banking, finance or marketing experience or other business-related positions.

English language requirements​

 

You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations - this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.

If you’re completing an Australian Year 12 qualification (e.g. NSW HSC or equivalent), you do not need to provide anything extra to prove your proficiency. Your qualification will be used as evidence of your English proficiency.

If you do need to provide evidence of your English proficiency, this will be indicated in your application. You can prove this by providing evidence that you meet one or more of the following criteria:

UNSW Global offers courses and programs designed to help you reach the English language level required for entry into your chosen degree. Different options are available depending on your current English language level. Learn more.

You will need an undergraduate degree or work experience. Your application requires a detailed resume outlining competencies and achievements. You will also need to satisfy the UNSW Business School English Language requirement of IELTS 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in each subtest) or equivalent test.

Undergraduate degree
Your undegraduate degree or equivalent qualification has to be recognised by UNSW Business School, and must have an average grade of 60% or greater.

Work experience
If you don't have an undergraduate degree, you can demonstrate five years of relevant work experience. For example, clerical or administrative work in a commercial or public service organisation, supervisory or management, banking, finance or marketing experience or other business-related positions.

English language requirements​


You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations - this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.

If English is not your first language, you’ll need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you can be given an offer to study at UNSW. You can do this by providing evidence that you meet one or more of the following criteria:

UNSW Global offers courses and programs designed to help you reach the English language level required for entry into your chosen degree. Different options are available depending on your current English language level. Learn more.

The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics provides foundational knowledge in business analytics and the technical skills required to generate and communicate actionable insights from data. You will be introduced to conceptual frameworks, modelling techniques, database management, and ethical debates to provide a holistic view of business analytics.

Visit the Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics Handbook for detailed course information. 

This Graduate Certificate is a pathway program for professionals who wish to obtain a fundamental grounding in business analytics with the view to articulating to either the Master of Commerce or the Master of Commerce (Extension) programs. 

The skills and insights gained from this Graduate Certificate  can have an immediate positive effect on your career. Your education is shaped by industry leaders and world class academics – experts who recognise the future will present career opportunities that don’t exist today - and your potential professional network extends to more than 90,000 Business School alumni worldwide.

UNSW Business School offers students a suite of professional development with Career Accelerator industry networking and mentoring opportunities.

 

Applications must be submitted through our Apply Online portal. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term. Some high-demand programs and Faculties with limited places may have an earlier application deadline or commencement date. Find out more.

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For most international students, applications are submitted via our Apply Online service. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Some high-demand programs with limited places, may have an earlier application deadline or may have an earlier commencement date. For more information visit our international applicant information page.

*If you are an international student studying an Australian qualification, go to the Universities Admission Centre (UAC) for application and UAC key dates. Note: If you are under 18 years of age, you need to make special arrangements. Read more.

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2021 Indicative First Year Fee
$17,640*
2021 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$17,640*

The indicative tuition fee for domestic postgraduate students shown is for fee paying students, not students in Commonwealth Supported Places. To find out more about the student contribution amounts for Commonwealth Supported Places visit Postgraduate Commonwealth Support.

*Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only other fees and charges are not included. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year to enrol, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (8 courses per year). Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website. Indicative fees to complete the program have been calculated based on a percentage increase for every year of the program. Fee increases are assessed annually and may exceed the indicative figures listed below.

2021 Indicative First Year Fee
$24,120*
2021 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$24,620*

*Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only other fees and charges are not included. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year to enrol, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (8 courses per year).

Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website.

Indicative fees to complete the program have been calculated based on a percentage increase for every year of the program. Fee increases are assessed annually and may exceed the indicative figures listed below.

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