A Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma can help you explore your areas of interest and further your career or change career direction.

Graduate Certificates

Our Graduate Certificates offer a flexible and focused way to gain a rigorous education in just six months (or equivalent part-time).

With a variety of programs to choose from, including Asian and Pacific Studies, Public Policy, Regulation and Governance, Diplomacy, and International Relations, our Graduate Certificates provide a wide range of options to suit your interests and career aspirations.


Graduate Diploma of International Affairs


The Graduate Diploma of International (GDIA) is a flexible 1-year full-time (or part-time equivalent) postgraduate qualification. This program, through a wide range of graduate level course choices, will teach you how to critically analyse international affairs and foreign policies through a diverse range of disciplines and explore how issues such as globalisation, development, democratisation, terrorism, and human security drive political developments in the Asia-Pacific region and around the world.

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be eligible to receive 24 units of credit toward any of the following Master programs - Master of Diplomacy, International Relations, Strategic Studies or Political Science.