Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship

  • CRICOS Code: 107113B

Course overview

  • 6 months full time / 1 year part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


Why study Entrepreneurship at Melbourne?

  1. Start something that matters: This is a program for people who want to innovate, iterate and solve real world problems through entrepreneurship.
  2. Learn in a completely new way: You’ll study at the purpose-built Wade Institute. Designed to be a 24/7 co-working space and for small-class seminars, giving you a space to experiment and where it’s OK to fail.
  3. Find your people: This is a boutique program for a small number of motivated, curious people, like you, who will become part of Melbourne’s entrepreneurship community connecting with industry mentors, speakers, investors and incubators as part of the program.
  4. Learn from the best: You’ll be taught by leading academic experts in entrepreneurship and business as well as experienced entrepreneurs from industry.
  5. Stack your study: After completing the Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, you can apply for credit into our Master of Entrepreneurship.

The Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship can equip you with the knowledge and practical skills to be an agent of change in either a new venture or an established organisation.

Build foundational knowledge and skills and refine your entrepreneurial talents to analyse and solve business and social problems.

Real-world application

Close collaboration with the Wade Institute of Entrepreneurship guarantees opportunities for students to interact with and learn from corporate entrepreneurs.

Students will also gain hands-on experience in a simulated entrepreneurial environment, where ideas are generated and refined through collaboration and iteration amongst peers.

Related Pathways

This course is designed as a pathway to the Master of Entrepreneurship. It can also be taken concurrently with, or as part, of the Master of Management or Master of International Business or other 200pt university award with relevant faculty approval. Students will receive the Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship in addition to their award.