The world of work is changing. Whatever your role or industry, upskilling is essential.

Melbourne MicroCerts are micro-credentials — flexible, assessed short courses, delivered online to help busy professionals develop specific knowledge, skills, and capabilities.

Taught by industry experts and delivered by Australia’s number 1 university, the University of Melbourne’s unique micro-credentials will help you quickly redefine your skill set.

Browse our micro-credentials by skills category

Construction, heritage, and the built environment

Equip yourself with practical knowledge of urban design, architecture, and building construction.

Contemporary education

Learn evidence-based teaching strategies and explore emerging classroom technologies.

Creative thinking, effective communication, and design

Acquire the skills to truly stand out, influence others, and positively impact your workplace.

Cultural, ethical, and emotional awareness

Improve your decision-making capabilities and enhance your cultural awareness.

Data, technology, and digital transformation

Gain high-demand skills in technology to improve digital competencies in your organisation.

Health, wellbeing, and medical innovation

Learn clinical, interpersonal, and digital skills you can quickly apply in the health sector.

Leadership, management, and change

Lead, manage, and collaborate effectively in new and evolving work environments.

Public policy, security, and crisis mitigation

Develop your skills in public policymaking and learn to respond decisively to cyber threats and crisis situations.

Sustainable practices

Gain practical, industry-aligned sustainability skills you can implement in your organisation.

Why Melbourne MicroCerts?

Melbourne MicroCerts is our unique offering of micro-credential courses. These small, increasingly sought-after digital certifications focus on the specific skillsets and capabilities your industry needs.

Online courses for professionals

Fast, focused, practical

Develop real-world knowledge, skills, and capabilities in just a few short weeks.

Industry-aligned courses

All Melbourne MicroCerts are developed and delivered 100% online by leading academics and industry experts.

Designed to stack

Stack Melbourne MicroCerts to unlock pathways to further study and earn credit toward postgraduate degrees.

Shareable digital certificates

Complete academically rigorous assessments and verify your achievements with shareable digital certificates.

Professional development for teams

Need to upskill your team members? Discounts are available for organisational bookings.

Discounts available to University staff and alumni

Are you part of the University of Melbourne community? Discounts are available across all Melbourne MicroCerts for University alumni and staff members.