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Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship

 
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This course is not offered to international students.

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location
City campus

Min. duration
1 year part time

course codes
UTS: C11252v1

This course is one of three graduate certificates in the Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (C04304). It is designed for students who have a considered business idea and want to learn and gain knowledge of how to develop the business idea into a commercial or social venture. Students may enter this course directly or after completing the Graduate Certificate in Commercialisation (C11251).

This course is one of three graduate certificates in the Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (C04304). It is designed for students who have a considered business idea and want to learn and gain knowledge of how to develop the business idea into a commercial or social venture. Students may enter this course directly or after completing the Graduate Certificate in Commercialisation (C11251). Students complete the core online subjects and complete subjects related to leadership and people management and corporate structures and IP before taking an experiential learning subject where they work on another entrepreneurial venture to apply their skills.

Students with business ideas who want to further develop their entrepreneurial skills and knowledge benefit from studying this course.

Students have access to non-award-based seminars and events with entrepreneurs and other relevant industry practitioners which provide reality and rigour to supplement their classroom study.

Course aims

The course is designed to provide students with entrepreneurial skills and knowledge which is academically rigorous but also practical to enable the development of the future entrepreneurs of Australia.

Course fees

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In most cases, UTS offers domestic students entry to postgraduate courses on a fee paying basis.

Tuition fees are charged:

  • based on the particular course in which you are enrolled
  • based on the number of credit points in which you are enrolled
  • at the rates set for the current year and revised annually

Fees for future year(s) published in the online calculator, whilst unlikely to change, are estimates only.  UTS makes every effort to provide up to date future year(s) fee estimates and to limit any changes, however, UTS reserves the right to vary fees for future year(s) at any time.

Tuition fees can be found in the online calculator.

A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP). Find out whether there are CSPs available in this course by visiting our postgraduate fees page.

In addition to tuition fees, students are required to pay a Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF). The purchase of textbooks and other course materials may also result in additional costs.

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Tuition fees for international postgraduate coursework students can be found using fees search.

Tuition fees must be paid in advance each session and are subject to annual increase. Fees for future year(s) published in fees search, whilst unlikely to change, are estimates only. UTS makes every effort to provide up to date future year(s) fee estimates and to limit any changes, however, UTS reserves the right to vary fees for future year(s) at any time.

 

For this course, the cost per credit point for 2017 is $698. The total credit points are 36.

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In addition to tuition fees, students may be required to pay a Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF). Textbooks and other course materials will also result in additional costs.

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For further information on costs related to your study at UTS, visit the international students' fees information page.

Careers

The course suits students from business and non-business backgrounds who are interested in entrepreneurship and developing their own business ideas, corporate innovation executives wanting to upgrade their skills and knowledge, and current entrepreneurs who require specific skills and knowledge in entrepreneurship.

Course structure

Course completion requirements

RequirementCredit points
22910 Accounting for New Ventures3
25920 Entrepreneurial Finance3
25930 Data Analytics for Entrepreneurs3
24910 Entrepreneurial Marketing and Sales3
21941 Leadership, Teams and Scalability6
21942 Corporate Structures and Intellectual Property6
21944 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Practice12
Total36

Course structure explained

The course comprises four core online subjects, totalling 12 credit points, and three subjects, totalling 24 credit points. Students who have completed the core online subjects only have to complete three subjects (24 credit points).

Additional information

Course duration

The course may be completed in one year of part-time study.

This course is normally offered in Spring session each year.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

The English proficiency requirement for local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

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If you don't meet the admission requirements for this course, there may be alternative pathways to help you gain admission.

Credit recognition

Recognised prior learning in the core online subjects is assessed for credit recognition. No other credits for prior learning are provided.

Articulation with UTS courses

This course is part of an articulated program of study comprising the Graduate Certificate in Commercialisation (C11251), the Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, the Graduate Certificate in Venture Acceleration (C11253), and the Master of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (C04304).

Scholarships, prizes and awards

Scholarships

Prizes and awards

UTS: Handbook

See the Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship in the UTS: Handbook for comprehensive course details.
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