La Trobe University

Graduate Diploma in Business

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Thrive in the new world of business. As the technological revolution transforms the way we live, there's increasing demand for savvy business leaders who can navigate the opportunities - and complexities - of this new business landscape. If you're looking to advance your career in global business, La Trobe's Graduate Diploma in Business is the perfect place to strengthen your skills and expertise. This comprehensive course gives you the ability to advance in a wide range of business disciplines so you can take the next big step in your career. In this flexible degree, you'll develop valuable management skills and gain experience in critical business areas, including finance, management and marketing. You'll be taught by leading academics from La Trobe Business School, with guest lectures and seminars delivered by experienced industry practitioners.


Completion of 120 credit points core subjects in the course.


  • First Year Subjects: Academic Integrity Module
  • Business Strategy
  • Human Resource Management in a Global Economy
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Management Practice and Theory
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Principles of Economics
  • Statistics for Business and Finance
  • Sustainable Management and Marketing

Standard entry requirements

  • Postgraduate: Prerequisites - Undergraduate requirements - Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • International: IELTS - 6.5 < 6.0 (PG minimum) - 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.
  • Note: This course may be subject to alternative or extra entry requirements depending on your life circumstances and/or work experience. For the complete entry requirements, please search for your course on the La Trobe website:

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Melbourne (Bundoora) International: $40,800 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Melbourne (Bundoora).

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Friday, Dec 8 2023

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