Graduate Diploma

Find 74 Graduate Diploma Programs 2018

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Individuals who are ready to continue their education may elect to enroll in a graduate degree to achieve a graduate diploma. Ultimately, advancing a degree can help individuals achieve their long term career goals. These programs can help individuals to be more ready to enter the workforce and, in some cases, earn more money doing so.

What Are Graduate Diploma Programs?

These diplomas are a specialized type of degree often designed to meet the needs of a vocationally-oriented program. These programs are often very job or career specific. These programs are often entered into after the individual completes his or her bachelor's degree. The program can last for a year or longer.

What Are the Benefits of Getting a Graduate Diploma?

Obtaining a graduate diploma can help individuals to be more job-ready. That is, the student is able to have the skills and information needed to perform the job effectively.

How Much Does It Cost to Get a Graduate Diploma?

The cost of these programs range significantly based on the school.

What Kind of Career Improvement Can You Expect from a Graduate Diploma?

Individuals already working in the field may see a promotion or better access to jobs following these degrees.

Why Get It Online?

By obtaining a graduate diploma online, students can continue their education while also continuing their jobs or family life. It is fast, convenient, and something you can do at your own pace.

Where to Get a Graduate Diploma?

The selection of a school is important since this can impact the willingness of individuals to hire an individual. Qualified schools that are accredited tend to be the most important.

How to Apply for a Graduate Diploma?

 

Search for your program below and contact the admissions office of the school of your choice. Fill out the form here to get started.

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Graduate Diploma of Business (GDBZ)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 4 years February 2018 Australia Toowoomba Springfield Australia Online + 3 more

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. [+]

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. ... [-]

Graduate Diploma of Leadership and Management

Avondale College of Higher Education
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 year March 2018 Australia Cooranbong Wahroonga + 2 more

The Graduate Diploma of Leadership and Management course provides an opportunity for those in leadership and management positions to further their study in this area within the context of a Christian framework. The course has a particular focus on not-for-profit organisations. [+]

The Graduate Diploma of Leadership and Management course provides an opportunity for those in leadership and management positions to further their study in this area within the context of a Christian framework. The course has a particular focus on not-for-profit organisations.

Duration

One year full-time or the equivalent part-time. Part-time students typically progress at the rate of three or four units per year.

Credit points

Eight units totalling 48 credit points

Mode of delivery

A blended learning approach, utilising the online learning platform Moodle, is adopted for the delivery of most of the units, comprising off-campus learning components and a residential session at Avondale College of Higher Education (Lake Macquarie Campus), or other designated centre, in July each year. The residential session provides opportunity for students to be involved in significant student-lecturer and student-student interaction. ... [-]


GDip Economics (Conversion)

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 9 months September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

This conversion course offers a route onto the MSc programme if you did not specialise in economics at undergraduate level, but have some background in economics or quantitative subjects. [+]

Overview

This conversion course offers a route onto the MSc programme if you did not specialise in economics at undergraduate level, but have some background in economics or quantitative subjects.

It can be tailored to suit the needs of students from a range of academic backgrounds with varying degrees of mathematical training.

You will take lectures, tutorials and seminars in undergraduate economics modules, so that you are equipped with the knowledge and skills required to undertake postgraduate study.

If you complete the course at the required level, you will be able progress onto any of the following courses, obtaining a GDip and MSc qualification in just two years:... [-]


PGDE Primary Education

University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow

This course is a professional training course which qualifies you to teach secondary education [+]

Teaching is undoubtedly one of the most rewarding careers you can pursue - you'll shape the minds of tomorrow!

Worldwide qualification

This course is a professional training course which qualifies you to teach secondary education. The qualification is recognised throughout the world and is regulated by:

the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS) the Scottish Government What you’ll learn

You’ll learn the theories behind teaching practices and explore these throughout the year. You'll gain the skills necessary to become the best teacher you can be.

You'll also see the relevance of everything you're learning come alive while on placement. Classes are here on campus and you'll carry out three placements in two different schools throughout the year.... [-]


Graduate Diploma in Business Administration

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Edgbaston

This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes. The student group consists of those studying the GDBA as a standalone qualification, as well as those undertaking both the first year of the MBA 24/21 month programmes, and the first year of the MSc 24 month programmes. [+]

Graduate Diploma 2018. Overview This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes. The student group consists of those studying the GDBA as a standalone qualification, as well as those undertaking both the first year of the MBA 24/21 month programmes, and the first year of the MSc 24 month programmes. Key features of the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA) include: A flexible Diploma route to MBA and MSc programmes An essential and recognised qualification in business Students take 12 modules over one academic year English language support is provided throughout the programme Students experience a wide range of teaching and learning methods The GDBA enhances employment opportunities for participants Please be reassured that the vote to leave the European Union does not mean there will be any immediate material change to the UK university sector’s participation in EU programmes nor to the immigration status of prospective EU students starting in 2016/17 and 2017/18. Visit our EU Referendum information page for more information. Course Details ... [-]

Graduate Diploma in Information Technology

EPITECH
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Paris Bordeaux Lille Lyon Marseille Montpellier Nancy Nantes Nice Rennes Strasbourg Toulouse + 11 more

Epitech offers a 2-year Graduate-level curriculum in English, open to international students. The Epitech educational model is designed to help students learn how to apply their knowledge in practical situations instead of just learning theory. [+]

Graduate Diploma in Information Technology: The Innovation Track Please note that students need a Bachelor level to apply to the Graduate program.

Epitech offers a 2-year Graduate-level curriculum in English, open to international students, called Innovation Track. The aim of the program is to help our students reach a new level of expertise and build their own unique profile by staying in an innovative mindset and turn them into innovative experts able to create the digital world of tomorrow. The program lasts 2 years. Each student's first year is organized according to their profile, around "compulsory Core courses" and "chosen electives". Students will acquire both technical and methodological knowledge. During their second year, students will either specialize or diversify their knowledge according to their professional project. Epitech Innovative Projects (EIP) come to an end and students are ready to enter the job market. This year is the end of a cycle and serves as a stepping stone for the student's early career. The cycle allows for a large choice of electives per semester. These help provide students with new technical abilities and let them become professionals in various areas of expertise. Each student's curriculum is different and custom-built to promote diversity and let students be specialists in their field. A 6-months long internship, in a company or an incubator, takes place at the end of the curriculum. It serves as a unique springboard for students' career and allows to put their knowledge to work in real-life situations.... [-]


Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management

The Hotel School Sydney & Melbourne
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Australia Sydney Melbourne + 1 more

Incorporating the Graduate Certificate in International Tourism and Hotel Management and then some, the Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management course will provide higher business and hospitality management skills that can be used in a variety of global commercial settings. Some strategy and planning elements will be incorporated into your curriculum. [+]

Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management Incorporating the Graduate Certificate in International Tourism and Hotel Management and then some, the Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management course will provide higher business and hospitality management skills that can be used in a variety of global commercial settings. Some strategy and planning elements will be incorporated into your curriculum.

You will further develop your management and leadership skills to a high level. You will learn how to take action in different and often challenging situations involving guests, visitors, clients, staff, suppliers, local government and other third parties to ensure your guests enjoy their experience. In the Graduate Diploma in International Tourism and Hotel Management you will grow your skills in developing and implementing tourism and hospitality strategy to ensure business goals are reached at a global level. Your understanding of the challenges and opportunities of the wider tourism, hospitality and events sectors will be at a global level.... [-]


Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance

London School Of Business And Finance (LSBF) Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 8 - 12 months August 2018 Singapore

The Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance has been developed by London School of Business and Finance to provide a qualification for students who are seeking to further develop their knowledge and skills in accounting and finance. It acts as a standalone qualification for graduate students. [+]

Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance

The Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance has been developed by London School of Business and Finance to provide a qualification for students who are seeking to further develop their knowledge and skills in accounting and finance. It acts as a standalone qualification for graduate students.

Throughout the course, students are fully supported and their development is checked frequently by progress assessments. Student performance and satisfaction is monitored to ensure that the course meets students’ academic and personal development needs; and industry contacts ensure that the programme is relevant and suitable for the demands of a career in the industry. ... [-]


Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 1 year May 2018 New Zealand Rotorua + 1 more

Broaden your expertise in the hotel management industry to complement your current experience and/or qualifications. [+]

Programme information Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, May, July, November Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 1 year Programme aim

The aim of this graduate diploma is to provide students with current theoretical and applied knowledge and skills, and to broaden their expertise in the hotel management industry to complement their current experience and/or qualifications.

Award information

To achieve the award of theGraduate Diploma in Hotel Management, students must pass a total of 120 credits, including:

120 credits at Level 5 or above. a minimum of 75 credits at Level 7 or above; 30 compulsory credits; 45 credits from the options List; and 45 elective credits. ... [-]

Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science

Bond University
Campus Full time 36 weeks January 2018 Australia Robina

The Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science prepares you for entry into a career in psychology (that is provisional registration as a psychologist in addition to two years of supervised training). [+]

ACADEMIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Completion of an accredited three-year sequence of study in psychology in Australia or the bridging Graduate Diploma of Psychology or equivalent. IELTS score of 7.0 with no band less than 6.5. Applicants must also have a minimum GPA of 2.0 on the Bond University 4.0 scale for all second and third year Psychology subjects and are assessed on academic merit.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science prepares you for entry into a career in psychology (that is provisional registration as a psychologist in addition to two years of supervised training). The program also prepares you for the fifth and sixth years of your professional training.... [-]


Pre-Masters Programme

DIFC Ireland
Campus Full time 7 - 9 months January 2018 Ireland Dublin United Kingdom London + 2 more

The Pre-Masters Programme is designed to help you develop vital English language and academic skills needed to succeed in your postgraduate studies. [+]

The Pre-Masters Programme is designed to help you develop vital English language and academic skills needed to succeed in your postgraduate studies.

The NCUK Pre-Masters (Graduate Diploma) is a modular course consisting of a core element and a subject theme. The core element includes modules in English for Academic Purposes (EAP), Learning Skills including Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) and Research Methodology including project planning. Students following the longer duration programmes also undertake an individual research project and complete a substantial dissertation.

Two streams are currently offered for the subject modules: Management and Life Sciences - however students looking to study an Engineering related Masters can also progress to a relevant Masters degree from this programme. ... [-]


Graduate Diploma in Economics

City University of London
Campus Full time 9 months January 2018 United Kingdom London

Preparation for master's degrees in business economics and international business economics. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a university master's degree. [+]

Preparation for Master's degrees in business economics and international business economics.

You will develop your study skills, English language and subject knowledge in preparation for your chosen Master's degree.

Why apply for the Graduate Diploma programme? university placement for all successful students a quality-assured university programme access to City, University of London support and facilities Where does it take me?

Progression to City, University of London

If you successfully complete the Graduate Diploma, and meet the specified course requirements you are guaranteed a place on a Master's course in your area of study at City, University of London.

This course leads to the following Master's degrees at City, University of London:... [-]


Mastery of Management Graduate Diploma on Marketing Strategy

Cambridge International College
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 Jersey Saint Peter

This Program looks at marketing concepts from a strategic point of view, and provides a framework for marketing and management thinking; it considers how to undertake strategic market planning and develop core strategy; to define and segment markets, build relationships through customer satisfaction, quality, value and service; and achieve growth. [+]

Mastery of Management Graduate Diploma on Marketing Strategy A PROGRAM WHICH PROVIDES A PRACTICAL, STRATEGIC, MANAGERIAL APPROACH TO MARKETING, TO BALANCE ORGANISATION OBJECTIVES AND RESOURCES AGAINST NEEDS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MARKETPLACE.

This Program looks at marketing concepts from a strategic point of view, and provides a framework for marketing and management thinking; it considers how to undertake strategic market planning and develop core strategy; to define and segment markets, build relationships through customer satisfaction, quality, value and service; and achieve growth. Marketing has a crucial business role - it helps identify customer’s needs and wants and determines which target markets a company can serve and how best to do so; marketing then helps guide the design of appropriate products, services and programmes to serve these markets. This Program covers these key concepts and how to apply modern strategic marketing, including in product and service firms, consumer and business markets, profit and non-profit organisations, domestic and global companies and small and large businesses.... [-]


International Higher Diploma in Software Engineering (IHDSE)

Genetic Computer School
Campus Full time 12 months August 2018 Singapore

International Higher Diploma in Software Engineering is designed to equip you with necessary fundamental of software engineering and in-dept exposure to practical aspects of small to medium scale software development projects. You will be introduced to both Java and .Net platforms.

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International Higher Diploma in Software Engineering is designed to equip you with necessary fundamental of software engineering and in-dept exposure to practical aspects of small to medium scale software development projects. You will be introduced to both Java and .Net platforms.

Course objectives:

This diploma will give you

an understanding of fundamentals of software engineering practical skills in using different programming environment skill in managing projects systematically skill in managing, developing small to medium scale software projects Modules:

C3101 - Advanced Programming This module is designed to provide advanced concept of programming to handle more complex programming projects. It will give you deeper understanding of Object Oriented programming and will introduce you with network programming and multi-layer architecture of enterprise applications.... [-]


Higher Education Diploma in Visual Effects

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Jönköping

During the two years of studying we take you through the visual effects processes and challenge you with situations where you need to cooperate and collaborate with different professions within film and advertising productions. [+]

Do you want to work as the future visual effects artist in the film and advertising industry? If your answer is yes then we are looking for somebody like you. During the two years of studying we take you through the visual effects processes and challenge you with situations where you need to cooperate and collaborate with different professions within film and advertising productions.

We use different softwares as tools to re-create ideas and our goal is to navigate you through the processes and the techniques behind visual effects. You will learn how to solve upcoming issues through set time frames also how to make your workflow more efficient when producing photorealistic production quality material.... [-]