Degree details

Marketing is fast-paced, exciting and always challenging. It is an ideal career if you are creative, analytical and a good communicator. In the Graduate Certificate in Marketing you will gain a solid base of knowledge and expertise in the latest techniques and technologies. From strategy, branding, advertising and promotion to digital media, performance metrics and consumer behaviour – our degree equips you with a truly comprehensive skill set to build a marketing career on your terms. Griffith's 100% online Graduate Certificate in Marketing offers formal recognition of your career success to date. Plus, you can use it as a direct pathway into our online Master of Marketing.

Marketing offers variety like few other professions, with opportunities in fast moving consumer goods, tourism, the entertainment industry, public relations and advertising. With a postgraduate qualification, you will be prepared for senior management positions in marketing, as well as specialist or consulting roles.

Higher education

Hold any Bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA of 4.0 (using a 7.0 point scale)
have a minimum of five years equivalent full-time professional work experience in a relevant field.

English Proficiency Requirements

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English.

On campus requirements

The Graduate Certificate in Marketing is designed with flexibility in mind so you can balance study with your current job, family commitments and social life. Study full-time or part-time, online, on-campus or a combination of both. You can fast-track your study through our accelerated online Graduate Certificate in Marketing, with six teaching periods running for six weeks each. With six intakes every year, you can start virtually whenever you're ready.

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website:

Credit transfer

Recommended Study Pattern

4 teaching periods part-time.

Award Requirements

To be eligible for the award of Graduate Certificate in Marketing (GCertMark), a student must acquire 40 credit points for the prescribed courses.