Why study the RMIT Online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management?

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by industry experts

Gain a solid understanding of the legal, ethical, social and management challenges in HR today.​

Gain a contemporary
perspective on HR

Develop future-focused knowledge and skills to make best-practice recommendations in a range of contexts.​


Your pathway to
a masters degree

Graduate with a graduate certificate qualification, or decide to study on into the Master of Human Resource Management. 

Expand your HR skill set

As our workplaces continue to evolve, more and more businesses are investing in culture to drive their success. 

Now is the moment for HR professionals to step up as leaders. 

You’ll learn how to tackle common problems in the management of people across borders and in various legal and cultural contexts with RMIT Online’s Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management.

Upskill with a graduate certificate qualification, or choose to continue on to the full Masters of Human Resource Management.

Empower people. Power business success.

Quick facts
Quick facts

(7 weeks each)

8 months intensive,

Jan, Mar, May, July, Aug, Oct

$3,960 per course, FEE-HELP available*

Program code: GC161KP16

*Plus a capped Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) based on your credit point enrolment load.

What you will study

The RMIT Online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management program is comprised of four core courses.

Get more information about what you will learn in each of these courses.

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Upon successful completion of the Graduate Certificate, you may continue on to further study at master degree level. The Graduate Certificate is an entry pathway to the Master degree for some students (see entry requirements).

Contact one of our Student Enrolment Advisors, who can provide more infomation and discuss your individual circumstances

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Graduate Certificate

4 Courses

or continue studying

Masters degree

+8 Courses

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Entry requirements

RMIT Online postgraduate students must meet minimum academic requirements, and international students must have a proficient level of English. You can find more details below. 


Academic requirements
English language requirements
Additional information 


  • An Australian bachelors degree or equivalent, or higher level qualification, in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • If you do not meet the above entry requirement for the Graduate Certificate, you may be considered if you have five years of relevant work experience.

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International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University. For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT visit the English language requirements and equivalency information.

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Australian Student Visas 

RMIT's online Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study. For more details on RMIT's on-campus programs visit rmit.edu.au.