Graduate Diploma of Business (GDBZ)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Program Description

Graduate Diploma of Business (GDBZ)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Expand your business skills and knowledge

Looking to extend your career opportunities or undertake specialised postgraduate study in business? With a wide range of specialisations, or the ability to tailor a degree to suit your interests, USQ’s Graduate Diploma of Business gives you the opportunity to align your study interests to areas that best support your business career aspirations. The Graduate Diploma of Business’ flexibility also provides you with the option to choose two specialisations.

You can choose a specialisation from:

  • Agribusiness (not available in 2017)
  • Big Data and Visualisation
  • Business Administration
  • Business Leadership
  • Crisis Management
  • Digital Marketing Analytics
  • Digital Transformation
  • Emergency and Disaster Communication
  • Enterprise Leadership
  • Finance
  • General
  • Global Business Management
  • International Business
  • Project Management
  • Professional Communication
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Sustainable Business.

Alternate entry options are also available which means you don’t necessarily have to have completed an undergraduate bachelor degree to gain entry.

Go on to further study

The Graduate Diploma of Business can also be a stepping stone if you then wish to further your study in a degree such as our Master of Business Administration, Master of Business and Innovation or Master of Project Management.

Professional accreditation

The Graduate Diploma of Business (Project Management Specialisation) is delivered by USQ as a Global Registered Education Provider with the US-based Project Management Institute (PMI).

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelors degree or equivalent from a recognised university.

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Miscellaneous

On-campus* Online
Semester intake: Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 3 (November)
Campus: Springfield, Toowoomba -
Fees: Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Standard duration: 1 year full-time,
up to 4 years part-time
1 year full-time,
up to 4 years part-time
*Not all specialisations are available on-campus


Last updated June 30, 2017
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1 - 4 years
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21,360 AUD
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July 2017
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Domestic full fee paying for the first time of study (Approximately)