Postgraduate Certificate Programs in Business Studies

A postgraduate certificate program is designed for those students who already have an undergraduate degree and are seeking specialized knowledge in their field of study. Programs can be completed in a relatively short time, allowing graduates to enhance career options and advance professionally. You may be wondering, what is a postgraduate certificate in business studies? These programs provide a… Read more

A postgraduate certificate program is designed for those students who already have an undergraduate degree and are seeking specialized knowledge in their field of study. Programs can be completed in a relatively short time, allowing graduates to enhance career options and advance professionally.

You may be wondering, what is a postgraduate certificate in business studies? These programs provide a sound and rigorous education in business. You can build on your existing knowledge with classes in finance, marketing, international business, accounting and statistics. Studies can focus on research or practice and can prepare you for a number of disciplines in the field of business, including leadership and management. You may also decide to use your certificate as a foundation for further postgraduate education.

Individuals who hold a postgraduate certificate in business studies can benefit from skills and expertise in communication, teamwork, organization and other values that are important to employers. You can enjoy the potential to command a higher salary and move up the corporate ladder.

A postgraduate certificate can typically be completed in less time and cost less than a full graduate degree. These programs are offered internationally, and costs will vary among schools. For specific information regarding tuition and fees, contact schools of interest and ask questions about financial expectations.

Careers in business can include roles in many areas of this diverse industry. Graduates with a postgraduate certificate can find themselves with an edge over the competition in the job market. You may choose to work in human resources, public administration, international business, finance or advertising. Positions in marketing, accounting or sales may be the right option for you. Opportunities in consulting or management may also be possible.

Flexible programs are available from a variety of colleges and universities around the world. Online formats can provide even more convenience for students who are scheduling around work and families. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

The Postgraduate in Design for Innovation Strategy equips students with design-specific methodologies and tools allowing them to identify new business opportunities and come u ... +

The Postgraduate in Design for Innovation Strategy equips students with design-specific methodologies and tools allowing them to identify new business opportunities and come up with valuable solutions. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
3 months
English
Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of Essex Online
Colchester, United Kingdom +1 More

Enrol on our online Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management to develop your understanding of management practice, increase your awareness of current frameworks, theori ... +

Enrol on our online Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management to develop your understanding of management practice, increase your awareness of current frameworks, theories and tools and enhance your ability to plan and implement workplace change. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Goldsmiths, University of London
London, United Kingdom

This programme will cover sponsorship and marketing, audience development, regeneration and partnerships, and commerce/merchandise, giving a detailed insight into the ways tha ... +

This programme will cover sponsorship and marketing, audience development, regeneration and partnerships, and commerce/merchandise, giving a detailed insight into the ways that museums and galleries are managed and develop entrepreneurship. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
10 weeks
English
Campus
 
Cranfield University
Swindon, United Kingdom

This course is aimed at those working within the defence and security sector who are looking to expand their knowledge in defence and security marketing. Graduates achieve a h ... +

This course is aimed at those working within the defence and security sector who are looking to expand their knowledge in defence and security marketing. Graduates achieve a high level of understanding and detailed knowledge in skills such as marketing and negotiations, as well as offsets and trade compliance. Qualities such as these prove attractive to employers seeking personnel in wider managerial fields, including contracts, commercial management as well as strategic management. T -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Culinary Institute of Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

In this postgraduate program, you will acquire the key knowledge needed to develop a business plan to increase the chances of success of new business initiatives or, in the ca ... +

In this postgraduate program, you will acquire the key knowledge needed to develop a business plan to increase the chances of success of new business initiatives or, in the case of existing businesses, of new approaches. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
15 weeks
Spanish, English
Campus
 
European College for Liberal Studies
Barcelona, Spain +5 More

Postgraduate Certificate in Global Studies (15 credits)

Postgraduate Certificate in Global Studies (15 credits) -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
English
06 Apr 2020
Campus
 
LCI Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Coolhunting is the discipline that deals with discovering the present needs of the consumer and anticipating those that will appear in the future, through the combination of s ... +

Coolhunting is the discipline that deals with discovering the present needs of the consumer and anticipating those that will appear in the future, through the combination of sociology, marketing, and design. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Spanish
Mar 2020
Campus
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are availabl ... +

Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are available at the start of every Quarter and of every Term, in October, November, January, February, April, May, July, and August. All campuses follow the same academic calendar. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
English
06 Apr 2020
Campus
 
SOAS University of London
London, United Kingdom

International businesses have a growing need for senior personnel with high-quality management skills and specialist regional knowledge. As the regions of Asia and of Africa t ... +

International businesses have a growing need for senior personnel with high-quality management skills and specialist regional knowledge. As the regions of Asia and of Africa take roles as leading and emerging economies in the world, this Postgraduate Certificate in International Business Administration responds to this need. Students will study the interplay between global and local factors that influence management decisions in business. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
English
13 Apr 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Indian Institute of Plantation Management
Bengaluru, India

The course is designed to develop the participants for managerial and leadership roles in the dynamic global scenario of International Business.

The course is designed to develop the participants for managerial and leadership roles in the dynamic global scenario of International Business. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
12 months
Campus
 
IMF Business School Portugal
Portugal Online, Portugal

The Postgraduate course in Business Management at Atlântico Business School is structured so that students develop multidisciplinary skills and obtain high academic and profes ... +

The Postgraduate course in Business Management at Atlântico Business School is structured so that students develop multidisciplinary skills and obtain high academic and professional qualifications in the area of ​​management. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
1500 hours
Portuguese
Online
 
361 Degree Minds
India Online, India

A perfect blend of Technology, Data Science and business cases and insights, this program stands out as among the best in the world.

A perfect blend of Technology, Data Science and business cases and insights, this program stands out as among the best in the world. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 months
English
Jul 2020
Online
 
AUT Business School
Auckland, New Zealand

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Postgraduate Certificate in Business are designed for students who wish to gain a postgraduate qualification in stages. You study pape ... +

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Postgraduate Certificate in Business are designed for students who wish to gain a postgraduate qualification in stages. You study papers in a -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 12 months
Campus
 
CSR Centre of Excellence
Mysuru, India

Advanced Post Graduate Certificate Course in CSR first time in South Asia.

Advanced Post Graduate Certificate Course in CSR first time in South Asia. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
3 months
English
Jul 2020
Online
 
Global Impact Training And Higher Education
London, United Kingdom

Strategic management involves formulation and implementation of the major goals and initiatives taken by a company's top management on behalf of owners.

Strategic management involves formulation and implementation of the major goals and initiatives taken by a company's top management on behalf of owners. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 months
Online
 

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