Develop effective, impactful and successful leadership skills to drive organisational success.

 

Faculty
UNSW Business School
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face (includes blended)
Award
Graduate Certificate in Leadership
Commencing Terms
Term 1, Term 2, Term 3
Duration (Full Time)
0.5 - 0.5 Year(s)

The AGSM Graduate Certificate in Leadership is a complete stand-alone qualification and can be undertaken as a pathway to an AGSM Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. It has been designed to develop effective, impactful and successful leadership in today's complex and changing business climate.

This flexible program is taught by world-class academics and industry practitioners who create dynamic and interactive learning experiences, whether you choose to study in virtual and/or face-to-face modes. You'll be immersed in active learning experiences and exposed to the practical tools and skills needed to not only succeed, but to thrive in today's accelerated world.

Why study at UNSW?

The Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) offers innovative, experiential, world-class programs designed to equip a new generation of leaders to make an impact in an accelerated world.

The program provides individuals looking to develop a competitive edge in their career the critical and complex thinking and communication skills required to secure a leadership role.

Positioned for success, graduates will have the confidence to make effective decisions, lead and manage teams, think strategically, develop negotiation skills, and articulate solutions in a range of business contexts.

This program will inspire leaders to imagine new possibilities, formulate and implement strategy, execute deliverables and drive organisational success.

Courses are structured to develop innovative leadership mindsets, evolve critical thinking, lead change with purpose and build a strong expertise for sound decision-making.

 

Program Code
7416
Campus
Kensington
Total Units of Credit (UOC)
24

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A recognised undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) and a minimum of 2 years professional or managerial work experience, orAt least 6 years professional work experience*Note: Meeting the entry requirements does not guarantee you will be offered a place on this program.

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.

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.

This program will inspire leaders to imagine new possibilities, formulate and implement strategy, execute deliverables and drive organisational success. Courses are structured to develop innovative leadership mindsets, evolve critical thinking, lead change with purpose and build a strong expertise for sound decision-making. 

Students will develop a competitive edge in their career by developing the critical and complex thinking and communication skills required to secure a leadership role in a chosen field, profession or industry. Positioned for success, graduates will have the confidence to make effective decisions, lead and manage teams, think strategically, develop negotiation skills, and articulate solutions in a range of business contexts.  

For current and detailed course information, visit the Leadership Handbook

 

Potential careers

Graduates of AGSM programs like this have progressed to roles including:

  • Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Management and Organisation Analyst
  • Chief Executive
  • Managing Director

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.

Ready to apply?

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
$19,920 - $21,180*
2021 Indicative Fee to Complete Degree
$19,920 - $21,180*

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.

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