Diploma of Business

Elevate your career and support key aspects of business operations at an office management or executive level, learning advanced business skills.

What can I expect?

Do you want to become an experienced business professional? With the Diploma of Business, you can solidify your business operational skills and become confident in carrying out complex tasks. Gaining skills in strategic management, business information analysis, and project management, you can broaden your knowledge across a wide range of business functions.

Enhance your knowledge of key business strategies and risk management practices, applying specialised skills and expertise to drive business outcomes to success. This high-level qualification will help you build your knowledge and experience to further develop your skills across a wide range of business functions.

Whether it be progressing your career or starting your own business, this qualification will assist you with creating a solid foundation to launch your career to exciting heights.


Career opportunities – where will my studies lead me?

Administration Manager

Administration Manager

Data Manager

Data manager

Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator

Senior Manager

Office Manager

Team Manager

Executive Officer

Team Leader

Team Leader

Why study a Diploma of Business?

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    Expand your skills in digital technologies, systems improvement, policy, marketing and risk management, and progress your career with a promotion or exciting new role
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    Develop your management skills and become a valued business professional
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    Create opportunities for growth by diversifying your skills and enhancing organisation objectives
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    Discover how to support successful business outcomes at a management or executive level
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    Become an outstanding leader and make a positive impact in the workplace
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    Gain a qualification that will increase your employability and knowledge and create job stability in an occupation that is showing steady growth over multiple industries
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    Learn how to coordinate personnel activities such as hiring, promotions, performance management, payroll, and training and supervision
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    Understand how to ensure compliance with relevant government legislation and regulations
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    Build your skills in operational planning, digital management, organisation development, marketing, and human resources management

Entry requirements

IELTS score 5.5 minimum (no band less than 5.0); or equivalent.



44 weeks



Students are required to attend class for 2 x 8 hour days and 1 X 4 hour day per week



Recognised by the Australian Government as meeting a set of standards that provide vocational outcomes and lead to employment

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Fun and friendly Educators who understand you and are committed to your learning experience



Connecting you to Higher Education. Use your College Australia qualification as credit towards a University Degree or a Masters






Study online at your own pace on any device

Fees and Payment Options:

Course fees:

Fees are to be paid in a 2-stage process, with the first payment due on acceptance of your “Letter of Offer” and the remaining amount to be divided by the number of months of your qualification and paid monthly starting on the commencement of your course.

Upfront Fee
Monthly Fee
AUD $11,000AUD $2,750 to be paid upon acceptance of your “Letter of Offer.”AUD $825 to be paid monthly X 10 months

NOTE: your first monthly payment is due on commencement of your course

For more information on understanding your fees, please click here.

Qualification Structure:

A total of 12 units must be completed:

BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others

BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans

BSBOPS501 Manage business resources

BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability

BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace

BSBOPS504 Manage business risk

BSBINS512 Monitor business records systems

BSBMKG541 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities

BSBHRM531 Coordinate health and wellness programs

BSBTEC403 Apply digital solutions to work processes

BSBTEC404 Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment

BSBMKG546 Develop social media engagement plans

Apply in 5 easy steps:

We aim to help our students as much as possible. That’s why you can apply for and start your study journey by following the steps below. If you need help, please feel free to contact us here.

Take the first step

Discover what being an International student with College Australia will be like for you by reading the “Essential documents to support your learning journey”. They are full of important information and help you understand what is involved.


Complete your online Enrolment Form by clicking here and provide the required documentation as outlined in the form.

Letter of Offer

We will confirm your acceptance into your course by email with a “Letter of Offer” and provide you with an invoice for the upfront fee.

You will need to sign your “Letter of Offer, scan and return it to College Australia via email.

On receipt of your signed “Letter of Offer”, we will provide you with a “Confirmation of Enrolment”.

Apply for your Visa

You will be required to submit your documents to the Department of Human Affairs.

It is your responsibility to apply for your visa. Fees apply as this is separate from the tuition fees.

Visa Granted

You will need to provide College Australia with a copy of your visa approval to progress and receive your course start date.

You are ready to begin your studies with College Australia.

Arrive at College Australia on your first day for an in-depth Orientation, meet your Educator and classmates, and your student journey begins!

Your Educators

Kasey - Professional


Kasey is College Australia’s Business Manager and our “Brains Trust”.

Kasey’s wealth of knowledge stretches to every nook and cranny of the College. Quite frankly, she is the oil that keeps the cogs of the organisation running smoothly.

Kasey’s passion is providing excellence in education, and her mission is supporting students to create successful career pathways. With 10 years of industry knowledge, Kasey teaches a wide variety of business, hospitality, retail, and health qualifications to our cherished students. Her students often comment on her approachability, and we love her slightly dark sense of humour that keeps us entertained.



Alena is our Recognition of Prior Learning queen, Registered Training Organisation all-rounder, Educator, assessor, and data controller. It’s safe to say she does an award-winning job of steering the operations of our ship to ensure everything stays on course.

As an Educator, hospitality, retail, business, health, and horticulture are Alena’s jam. Her passion shines through in her students’ exceptional results.



Debi is one of College Australia’s 5-star Educators. Debi joined us with a wealth of knowledge in business, retail, and hospitality and a whopping 23 years of training experience!

Debi left behind the arid deserts of the US and migrated to Australia in 1985. With her family, she made the sunshine, glitz and glamour of the Gold Coast her home in 1988 and worked with some of the Gold Coast’s biggest hotels.

Debi’s passion lies in supporting her students to learn the skills required to make epic career shifts. She has an intuitive knack for knowing exactly what a student needs when they’re struggling, and loves planting the seed of knowledge and watching it grow into great potential. Debi teaches our business, hospitality, and retail qualifications and does an amazing job, as her students’ successes show!

As an Educator, hospitality, retail, business, health, and horticulture are Alena’s jam. Her passion shines through in her students’ exceptional results.

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