Graduate Certificate in Public Administration (Advanced)

    • CRICOS Code: 093561G
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    Application Dates

    Applications are accepted throughout the year.


    • Australian or New Zealand citizens
    • Australian permanent residents
    • Australian permanent humanitarian visa holders

    (View eligibility requirements and application dates for International citizens)

    Intake periods

    The majority of students will start in either the Semester 1 (start year) or Semester 2 (mid year) intake:

    Begin study in Applications close*
    2021 Semester 1 (February) 21 January 2021
    2021 Semester 2 (July) 17 June 2021

    For students wishing to begin study outside of the normal intake periods (e.g. A Winter intensive subject) - find your first subject's starting date in the Handbook, then find the name of the intake period you should apply for below.

    First subject commences in Intake name
    August to November Spring
    December to early February Summer
    March to May Autumn
    June to early July Winter

    Applicants are advised to apply at least a month prior to the start of the subject.

    1. Students will need to ensure their desired subject hasn't yet reached its quota limit - view class quotas on the MLM enrolment status page.
    2. 2021 subjects will be released in November 2020.

    Application Outcome

    Once we receive the completed application, we aim to have a response to you within four to six weeks.


    • Orientation week for full-time students
      • Mid year intake: 20–24 July 2020
    • Orientation for part-time students
      • Mid year intake: 18 July 2020*

    * dates to be confirmed

    Before you apply

    1. Check the course details.
    2. Check the entry requirements to make sure you are eligible and you meet the English language requirements.
    3. Prepare your documentation (records of your prior academic results, curriculum vitae).
    4. The course code is GCA-PA. You will need to search and select it when you apply.
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