Diploma of Business

The Diploma of Business course is designed for people with substantial experience in a range of settings and who are seeking to further develop their skills across a wide range of business functions.

This course is also suited to the needs of individuals with little or no vocational experience, but who possess sound theoretical business knowledge and skills that they would like to further develop in order to pursue further education and employment opportunities.

Diploma of Business

  • CRICOS CODE: 087223K
  • Duration: 26 Weeks
  • Course fee: $6,000
  • Intake: Monthly
  • Timetable Sydney:
    Option 1 (Day): Mon & Tue 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
    Option 2 (Day): Thu & Fri 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    Option 3 (Evening): Mon to Thu 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
  • Timetable Melbourne:
    Thu & Friday: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Timetable Brisbane:
    Thu & Friday: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    * Timetables are subject to change based on the number of students enrolled in EGI courses.

Academic Entry Requirement:
Domestic or International students must have completed the BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration.

For more information please download our Academic Entry Requirement Guide.

Alternative Academic Entry Requirements:
Approved equivalent of Certificate IV or Higher Qualification.

English Language Requirements:
To gain entry into a course at ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd you will need to demonstrate that you have met the required English language proficiency. The English language conversion table below is a general guide to the level of proficiency required for entry into the various award levels. English examination results are valid if no more than 2 years has elapsed between the final examination result date and the date of commencement of the study.

CourseIELTS (Academic)TOEFL (Internet)TOEFL (Computer)ELICOS level required for entry
CertificateOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate
Diploma and Advanced DiplomaOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate

Alternative English Entry Requirements:
Students may be accepted if they have successfully completed a Vocational qualification at a Certificate IV level or above in Australia, or can otherwise demonstrate the required minimum English proficiency. Those who do not meet the English requirements can be referred to English Language Centre to complete intensive courses in English prior to commencing their award courses at the ECA Graduate Insitute. The length of these English courses varies, typically from 4 to 20 weeks. After completion of the ELICOS course, the students may be requested to sit for a EGI Graduate Institute Pty Ltd placement test.

Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBADM502Manage meetings
BSBADM506Manage business document design and development
BSBWOR501Manage Personal work priorities and professional development
BSBHRM506Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
BSBPMG522Undertake project work
BSBRSK501Manage Risk
FNSACC507Provide Management Accounting Information
FNSACC601Apply Economic Principles to work in the financial services industry

Pathways from the Diploma of Business:
After successful completion of a BSB50215 Diploma of Business, candidates may undertake BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business or a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.