Graduate Diploma of Economics

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

The Graduate Diploma allows students to study foundation courses in microeconomics and macroeconomics and extends those fundamentals. The program assumes no prior knowledge or training in economics. Further core courses also introduce students to important concepts for the study of economics such as mathematical techniques and statistics. Graduates of this program will have the option to advance to one of the School's Masters programs thereby attaining further core economics skills and competencies. Obtaining a higher qualification in economics is a career investment. Analytical ability, critical thinking and logic are highly valued commodities, and graduates of this program have the ability to succeed in a dynamic and an increasingly competitive environment.

Course Fee:

Australian: $31,360
International: $36,688

Entry Requirements:

Graduate Certificate in economic studies from UQ with a GPA of 4; or a bachelor degree, or equivalent, with a GPA of 4

Structure:

16 units

Subjects you can Study:

Economics

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Recognition:

Economic Society of Australia

Who for:

Those wishing to update and extend their studies which have been undertaken at the undergraduate level

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Economist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
St Lucia No info Yes Full time 1 year
St Lucia No info Yes Part time 2 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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