Diploma in Business

UAE, Dubai - Dubai International Academic City
Dates flexible
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Special prices available

Course Overview

A Diploma of Business prepares students for a professional business career and further study in business or accounting, by exploring a broad range of disciplines including business mathematics, marketing, management and governance and accounting.

Graduates of the Diploma of Business will be qualified to gain entry level business positions using the practical team work and communication skills which they have acquired whilst studying at Murdoch University Dubai or enter second year of a business related bachelor’s degree at university.

Successful completion of the Diploma will allow you to enter into second year of a bachelor’s degree at Murdoch University Dubai Campus with 8 units of credit.

You must complete and pass the required eight units for your Diploma.

3 intakes a year:

  • January
  • May
  • September

50% Bursary for September Intake

Who should take this course

12th and 13th Year school graduates.


Diploma Program in Business Studies accredited by TEQSA Australia and KHDA

Course content


  • 8 units (2 trimesters)
  • You will study the below 8 units:
  • Language Enhancement Unit
  • Career Leaning: Managing your Career
  • Foundational Mathematics for Business
  • Foundations of Marketing
  • Academic Skills for Business
  • Foundations of Management & Governance
  • Foundations of Accounting
  • Foundations of Business Law
  • Second year of your Murdoch University Dubai degree

Bachelor of Business with a major in:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Management

About Course Provider

Murdoch University International Study Centre Dubai was established in 2008 as a core branch of Murdoch University which is based in Perth, Western Australia. The Murdoch Dubai campus is situated at Dubai International Academic City and the university is licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). Providing state-of-the-art facilities, excellent student-staff ratios, outstanding student support services and world class technology, students are equipped with real-life skills and have access to the highest education standards globally.

All courses at Murdoch Dubai follow the same academic requirements as the courses offered in Australia. Murdoch Dubai awards an internationally recognized Australian degree, exactly the same as the one conferred on campus in Australia. This ensures a 100% transfer of credits if a student wishes to, at any point of time, study at Murdoch in Australia and pursue the same degree course, guaranteeing seamless education. Our mission is to extend knowledge, stimulate learning, and promote understanding, for the benefit of the wider community. Murdoch University Dubai is committed to promoting intellectual independence within a supportive and sustainable environment for students and staff and to support the UAE's ambitions in providing an ongoing pool of regional graduates equipped with skills connected to the demands of expanding industry sectors.