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Graduate Certificate in Business Research

GradCertBusResearch(Curtin) - GC-BUSRSR Business and Law
Location Bentley
Study method Full-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 6 months full-time or part-time equivalent

Our Graduate Certificate in Business Research is suitable if you wish to pursue specialised studies in research but have no prior experience in conducting academic research. You can also benefit from the program if you are responsible for the administration, design and implementation of research projects in your organisation.

Admission criteria

Admission criteria for Australian and New Zealand students

A bachelor degree or equivalent gained through credit for recognised learning (CRL). 
You are also required to meet Curtin’s academic and English language entry standards.

English language proficiency

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)
Writing 6.0
Speaking 6.0
Reading 6.0
Listening 6.0
Overall band score 6.5

Other qualifications may also satisfy our English language admission criteria. Please view our English language requirements page to find out more.


Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2018 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $13,500*

Fees are indicative first year only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 100 credits. 100 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Credit for previous study

Applications for credit for recognised learning (CRL) are assessed on an individual basis.

Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

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