Graduate Certificates

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Graduate Certificates

Graduate certificate programmes are short, focused programmes designed to give students the knowledge and skills in a particular subject or area of specialisation.

Graduates may earn credit units that can be stacked towards other higher-level qualifications such as Master’s or Doctoral degrees.

A selected number of Graduate Certificate programmes and their corresponding higher qualifications are also available for Graduate Programmes, as listed below. Upon successful completion of and attainment of the minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.50 for the required modular courses, eligible students may apply for the Graduate Certificate by clicking on the application button below.

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Note: Please submit the application form only upon completion of the required courses.

​Graduat​e ​​Certificate​Required Modular Courses for Graduate Certificate​Stackable Towards

Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning

​ADL511 Engaging Adults for Learning
ADL513 Approaches to Blended Learning
ADL515 Assessment in Adult Learning
Master of Adult Learning programme

Graduate Certificate in Compliance

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​​FIN571 Compliance, Regulations and the Regulatory Environment
FIN573 Financial Crime Compliance
FIN575 Compliance Risk Framework
Graduate Certificate in Digital MarketingMKT541 Digital Branding
MKT542 Digital Marketing Analytics
MKT551 Platform Strategy

Graduate Certificate in Financial Technology

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FIN545 Technological Innovations in Finance
FIN547 Blockchain Technologies: Applications and Challenges
FIN551 Python Programming
FIN553 Blockchain Security and Privacy
Master of Finance programme

Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

​GER501 Studies in Gerontology
GER503 Lifespan Development and Psychology of Ageing
GER505 Physiology and Healthcare

Master of Gerontology programme

PhD in Gerontology

​Graduate Certificate in Human Capital Management

HCM531 Managing Talent I: Acquisition and Retention
HCM533 Managing Talent II: Performance and Development
HCM535 Employment Law, Policy, and Ethics
Master of Human Capital Management

Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management


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NPM504 Social Sector Leadership
NPM506 Volunteer Management
NPM508 Governance and Fundraising for Non-Profit Organisations
Graduate Diploma in Non-Profit Management
Graduate Certificate in Outdoor Education

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BSE501 Principles and Practices in Outdoor Education
BSE503 Education and Ethics in Outdoor Learning
BSE505 Place-Responsive Pedagogy in Outdoor Education
​​Graduate Certificate in TaxationTAX501 Taxation: Legal Framework and Policy
TAX503 Corporate and Individual Income Tax
TAX505 Goods and Service Tax

Application Period for January Semester: October to End November
Application Period for July Semester: April to End May

Application Fee

Application for graduate modular courses is to be made online. Each application must be accompanied by a one-time non-refundable application fee of $64.20 (inclusive of GST) for an e-application (payable online only).

Course Fee

Please click here for Graduate Modular Course Fees.

Graduate Academic Calendar

There are two academic semesters in a year: January to June (January semester), and July to December (July semester).

Please click here​ for the academic calendar.


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