Graduate Certificate of Global Development

Gain specialist skills and expertise to elevate your existing position, or take your first steps to a new career.

#1 in the world

for Collaborating for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals* *Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2020

Build your expertise

Take your first step toward your Master's

Become a change-maker

Gain specialist skills and knowledge


  • Online: February, July
  • Cairns: February, July

Mid-year entry not available for full-time students




+estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee

^estimated annual tuition fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


6 months full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree; or equivalent

Course Code


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    Kearrin Sims

    Course Coordinator, Global Development

    The Global Development suite of courses is a university-wide study program that provides expertise and skills development across multiple sectors. You will acquire complex theoretical knowledge and the practical skills required to work locally, nationally or globally in a meaningful career.