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Management Courses Australia

Studying a Management Course in Australia will teach you how businesses operate and provide you with the skills necessary to manage a team and implement a business strategy.

Management Courses are designed for those professionals who are required to apply specialised communication skills to support individuals and team to meet organisational or enterprise requirements. Studying a Management course will enable you to plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable business problems and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources. 

Management Courses

Course Options

Cert IV, Diploma & Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management 

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Cert IV, Diploma & Advanced Diploma of Human Resources Management 

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as human resources directors, strategists and national regional or global human resources managers. They provide leadership and strategic direction in the human resources activities of an organisation

Bachelor of Business (Major in Management) 

This qualification reflects the role of individuals required to deal with complex issues, lead teams and make business decisions applicable across a variety of organisational structures.

Career Options

Business Manager, Operations Manager, Production Manager, Office Manager, Human Resources Manager

English Proficiency

Usually, you will need to demonstrate you have competent English skills by showing a test results such as IELTS 5.5

High School Certificate 

You will need to provide a copy of your high school diploma to show that you have at least completed junior high school (Grade 10)


Be 18 years old and above.

Typical Subjects that you will study in your Management course include:

  • Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • Manage operational plan
  • Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • Manage workforce planning
  • Manage people performance
  • Facilitate continuous improvement
  • Undertake project work
  • Manage risk
  • Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • Manage meetings
  • Manage employee relations
  • Lead and manage effective workplace relationships



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If you are hoping to continue your studies at university, once you have finished your Diploma of Management you could request course credit towards a number of different bachelor degrees such as:

Bachelor of Business

Bachelor of International Business

Bachelor of Applied Management

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Steps towards an Australian Skilled Visa

As there are numerous Manager occupations currently on the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List  (MLTSSL), once qualified and with the necessary professional experience, it may be possible obtain a skilled or employer-sponsored visa that will allow you to continue to live and work in Australia once you have completed your Australian studies.

Complete your bachelor level course

You will usually need to study a bachelor level with a duration of at least 3 years. Your Study Gurus Counselor will help you enrol in a course that will meet the duration and qualification levels to become eligible to apply for a graduate visa.

Apply for your 485 Graduate Visa

After you have studied your bachelor degree, you may be eligible to apply for a Temporary Graduate Visa. You will need to demonstrate your English proficiency. The graduate visa will allow you to live and work in Australia for up to 2 years so you can gain professional experience. Our team of migration agents will work with you through the graduate visa process.

Apply for a formal Skills Assessment

After you have completed your post qualification work experience you will usually need to apply for an official assessment of your skills.  This involves having your qualification and professional work experience assessed by an assessment authority such as Vetassess.  You will need your skills assessment certificate to be able to apply for an employer-sponsored or skilled independent visa.

Apply for a Skilled or Employer-Sponsored Visa

Upon receipt of your positive skills assessment, you may be eligible to apply for a General Skilled Migration Visa or for the employer sponsorship. Common visas available to a Manager include:

  • 189 – Skilled Independent (subclass 189) – Points-Tested
  • 190 – Skilled Nominated
  • 482 – Temporary Skill Shortage – Medium Term Stream
  • 494 – Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (provisional) – Employer sponsored stream
  • 491 – Skilled Work Regional (provisional) visa

*Applicants must meet the applicable visa eligibility criteria including qualifications, professional work experience, English proficiency, character

Job Outlook for Managers

Future Growth


Median Weekly Pay

Not available 

Full Time Share

89% of the profession hold full-time employment