Executive Delivery
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

The Graduate Diploma articulates fully with the MBA degree. Students completing this qualification will receive full credit for their studies towards the MBA. 

Executive Delivery
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

The Graduate Diploma articulates fully with the MBA degree. Students completing this qualification will receive full credit for their studies towards the MBA. 

DURATION

From 18 months to 3 years

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

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SUBJECTS

8 subjects to complete

Course Structure
Award
Graduate Diploma of Business Administration
Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)
Upon completion this award is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework at Level 8.
Course Code
084518G
Units of Study
8
CRICOS Code
084518G
Course Fees

Tuition Fees 2021

Please click the link below to view the price list for the MBA.
Postgraduate Price List

 

Ancillary Fees

Item Fee ($AUD)
Enrolment Fee (International Students) $200.00
Deferral Fee $100.00
Course Extension Fee $100.00
Supplementary Exam Fee (per subject) $250.00
Student Card Replacement $20.00
Replacement: UBSS Testamur – collected from GCA $30.00
Replacement: UBSS Testamur – local mail $40.00
Replacement: UBSS Testamur – international mail $50.00
Replacement: UBSS AHEGS Statement – collected from GCA $30.00
Replacement: UBSS AHEGS Statement  – local mail $40.00
Replacement: UBSS AHEGS Statement  – international mail $50.00
Late Payment of Tuition Fees Fine:  UBSS (post census date) $250.00
Replacement Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN) (UBSS Fee-Help Students) $20.00
Academic Dress Hire (for attendance at UBSS graduation ceremonies (non-refundable for non-attendance) $100.00
Confirmation of enrolment (CoE) Fee See below

 

Confirmation Of Enrolment (CoE) Fee

What is a CoE Fee?

The Student’s CoE Fee consists of two (2) components mainly

  1. All Providers registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses (CRICOS) are required, under Section 23 of the Education and Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 ( the ESOS Act) and Section 8 of the Education Services for Overseas Students ( Registration Charges ) Act 1997, to pay an Annual.  Registration Charge (ARC). The ARC comprises a base fee, a fee for each course registered on CRICOS plus a student enrolment component. This is calculated on the total number of enrolments of overseas students on student visas in each course provided.
  2. Administrative and processing costs of maintaining the accuracy and completeness of the Commonwealth Government’s Provider Registration and International Students Management System ( PRISMS).
  • All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars ($AUD) and are inclusive of GST where applicable. Course availability is subject to minimum numbers. The enrolment fee is non-refundable.
  • Please see GCA Refund Policy for full details.

1. All international enrolments attract an initial CoE fee.
2. Changes to the enrolment will incur a CoE processing fee under the following circumstances;

  • deferment requests
  • course extension requests
  • re-enrolment after non-commencement of studies
  • re-enrolment after a student discontinued for:
    • non-payment of fees​
    • unsatisfactory academic progress
    • academic or general misconduct​

3. The CoE fee is based on the duration of the CoE. As a guide

  • If course duration is 2 years then $65.00
  • If course duration is 3 years then $97.50

All fees can be paid by: BPAY (preferred), Bank Transfer, PayPal, PayPal Credit Card and Credit Card (MasterCard & Visa only) (in keeping with best industry practices no cash payments will be accepted). For full details please click here.

 

Entry Requirements

Australian Domestic Students

For complete entry requirements to the MBA, please read the UBSS Course Admissions Policy (Postgraduate Courses, Section 5.3, page 6).
Please view the link below.

UBSS Course Admissions Policy 

International Students

For complete entry requirements to the MBA, please read the UBSS Course Admissions Policy (Postgraduate Courses, Section 5.3, page 6).
Please view the link below.

UBSS Course Admissions Policy 

Application Details

How to enrol

GCA Admissions Centre

The GCA Admissions Centre processes all applications for admission to Metro English College, Central College and Universal Business School Sydney (UBSS).  The Admissions Centre is committed to providing excellent service to its applicants as well as all partner education agents.

 Admissions Procedure

To enrol in any UBSS courses, please complete the enrolment form and submit it via email to: info@gca.edu.au

Before you submit your application, please ensure that:

  • You know which program you want to study, and which date
    you want to start.
  • You have electronic copies of your passport, certificates of
    completion and academic transcripts, which you will need to
    attach to your online application.

You will be contacted by one of our admissions staff after submitting your application. Successful applicants will receive a letter of offer from our admissions centre which includes your course information and course fees.

A Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) will be issued upon receiving your fees. The Confirmation of Enrolment is required if you are outside Australia and intend to apply for a student Visa. Please be aware that the processing of your Visa may take 6 weeks or more.

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Graduate Diploma of Business Administration

The Graduate Diploma articulates fully with the MBA degree. Students completing this qualification will receive full credit for their studies towards the MBA. 

By completing eight general management topics, you kickstart your career and lay the foundations for your entrepreneurial future with direct credit towards your MBA. When you’re ready, we’re waiting.

Core Subjects

Subject CodeSubject NameCredit Points
MCR002 Organisational Behaviour 5
MCR003 Management Attributes and Skills 5
MCR007 Project Management 5
MCR008 Corporate Strategy 5
MCR001 Economics 5
MCR004A Accounting Systems and Processes 5
MCR006 Financial Management 5
MCR005 Clients and Markets 5