Graduate Certificate in Agribusiness

Marcus Oldham

In a world of increasing globalisation and increasing fundamental issues facing food and fibre security, people with agribusiness skills are in high demand. Agribusiness is the term given to industries dealing with the inputs and outputs of agricultural production and services. It includes all business activities involved in the production, processing and distribution of food and fibre products.par par Successful Agribusiness managers are those who set clear objectives, take time to plan, lead their people and manage priorities which change as the situation changes, and then evaluate how well their plan has worked to achieve their goals. At Marcus Oldham Agribusiness graduates will gain the required skills to deal with the factors facing agribusiness into the future.par par The continual rise in world demand for protein and energy means that future opportunities for graduates who are leading performers in agribusiness systems are highly sought after. Marcus Oldham graduates have been the most sought graduates of all sectors of the industry. Pre-entry experience requirements, close consultation with industry, business visits, a 10-week practical placement, case studies and innovative tours ensure that students at Marcus Oldham are professionally prepared for the workforce.par par The Degree, Associate Degree and Diploma courses in Agribusiness are available to both Australian and International applicants.

Subjects you can Study:

Agribusiness Systems Analysis; Contemporary Managerial Issues in Agribusiness - Aust Perspective; Agribusiness Financial Analysis; Strategic Management for Agribusiness; International Agribusiness; Thought Leadership through Research (Proposal Dev)

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00306D

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Geelong No info No

As Australia’s only independent agricultural and equine business management college, Marcus Oldham offers students a unique educational experience.

Since 1962, Marcus Oldham has built an enviable reputation both nationally and internationally for preparing business leaders who pursue successful careers in the farming, agribusiness and equine management sectors. 

The difference with Marcus Oldham is its unique ability to develop the individual. Similar to the Harvard experience, the Marcus model of education is based on case study learning. With high student contact hours, small class sizes, excellent lecturers who skillfully deliver the theory with practical application, the education received by students at Marcus Oldham is second to none. 

Students of Marcus Oldham are all encouraged to have a number of years working in industry before attending the College. This exposure to industry means a more mature student committed to achieving better learning outcomes. 

During their study at the College, students will be exposed to experiential learning, case studies, practical examples and several tours both domestic and international. Students come from across Australia ensuring a truly enriching social and learning experience.

Being independent allows our courses to be developed in close consultation with the relevant industries and to incorporate new trends and technology into the teaching programs. Our emphasis is on business management which provides skills that are readily transferable across a wide range of careers, resulting in highly employable graduates who are at the leading edge of their chosen fields.

 

 

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