Diploma in Business (DipBus)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics

Academic Year

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).


The Diploma in Business is a flexible business degree designed to prepare students for a range of careers in business, industry or government. The program provides a foundation for career paths into entry level business positions.

The Diploma in Business is an AQF Level 5 program with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Diploma in Business

There shall be a Diploma in Business.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the degree of Diploma in Business, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 21 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 3 units

Core Courses


  • Electives

    To satisfy the requirements for Electives, students must complete courses to the value of 3 units from any undergraduate courses offered by the University that are available to the student.