Diploma of Business/Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours)
Griffith College - Gold Coast/Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

The Diploma of Business is the first year of Griffith University’s new Bachelor of Business. On successful completion of the diploma progress into the Griffith University bachelor with 80 credit points. An honours degree sends a signal of high achievement, quality and an advanced skill set, instantly recognisable in both the professional employment and academic arenas. Designed to deliver the skills critical to leadership in the 21st century, this new degree will teach you to find solutions based on a wide range of perspectives, as you apply core business skills to 21st-century challenges built on underpinning values of sustainability, economic inclusiveness and social progress. Choose from a wide-range of majors. See Griffith University’s Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours) for more information. For more information, refer to separate listings for Diploma of Business at Griffith College and Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours) at Griffith University.


Accounting (Nathan only), Asian Business, Behavioural Science, Economics, Employment Relations (Nathan), Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Finance, Financial Planning, Human Resource Management, International Business, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Politics and Public Policy, Real Estate and Property Development Management, Sport Management, Sustainable Business (Nathan only), Tourism Management.

Fee notes

Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees


Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.


Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Depending on your major, you could work across the many fields, including as an accountant, economist, in financial planning, in advertising, event management and marketing, international and Asian business specialist, a business owner or entrepreneur, in employment relations, export, human resources management, in tourism, real estate and property development, sport management, in sustainable business, information technology, and many more.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Level of Qualification
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Gold Coast