Graduate Certificate of Economics


Why study Graduate Certificate of Economics at ANU

The Graduate Certificate of Economics is designed to provide a foundation in economics for those whose prior economics training is minimal or nonexistent. The Graduate Certificate will be attractive to those whose present or intended career calls for them to understand and appreciate economic discussion and analysis.

The 24 unit (four course) Graduate Certificate can comprise four of the required courses for the Graduate Diploma, allowing students achieving a sufficient grade standard to articulate into the Diploma or Master programs.

Length: 0.5 years full-time

CRICOS #: 082256G

UAC code: 830238 (GCert Ec)

Semester intake: 1 or 2

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If you’ve decided to apply to the ANU College of Business and Economics, then you've made a great choice. Here you can follow a step-by-step guide to lead you through the application process.

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