Graduate Certificate in Enterprise Systems

Learn how to manage, integrate and expand business endeavours using enterprise systems in digital transformation.
This course is offered at multiple locations, select your prefered campus to see when it is offered.
Ballarat - Mt Helen
On-line Learning
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
Ballarat - Mt Helen
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
On-line Learning
Semester 1
Semester 2
Other intakes
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0.5 Year
(60 credit points = 0.5 EFTSL)
Entry requirements

Understand the role of enterprise systems in digital transformation, including the business value that could benefit organisations, through a combination of theoretical and practical learning, utilising ERPsim games and software from leading enterprise system vendors like SAP - the world’s largest enterprise applications software company.

Choose between two specialisations, Functional or Developer, based on your interest area and chosen career path. The Functional stream will prepare you for various consultant/analyst/developer roles to assist businesses in digital transformation by implementing and using digital enterprise systems, whilst the Developer stream will provide technical skills for customisation, integrating and upgrading of digital enterprise systems. 

Several IBM placement scholarships are also available for this program, conditional to the IBM recruitment policy and chosen project. IBM will conduct interviews and offer placements to successful candidates.

Following successful completion, you may wish to pursue further study and complete the Master of Technology (Enterprise Systems and Business Analytics) or the Master of Technology (Software Engineering). Credit will be assessed on a case-by-case scenario. The maximum credit points awarded is 60 (4 subjects).

  • Business analyst
  • SAP functional analyst
  • SAP developer
  • Programmer

Sample structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen course. Please contact Federation University for further information on available options.

Please note this is a sample structure only and is not to be used for enrolment purposes. To enrol, please refer to the information provided to you by Federation University for your individual program structure or view our enrolment information page.

To view current subject information and cost, click on the individual subject name below, or click here to view current subject information and cost for ALL subjects.

Year 1

Semester 1

ITECH5402, 15 credit points
ITECH7413, 15 credit points
Electives (2)

Entry requirements (year 12)


Entry requirements (non year 12)

Admission criteria for applicants with a Higher Education Study

This course uses the applicants’ entire academic record as part of its selection considerations.

Compulsory:  Successful completion of a three-year degree in IT, Science, Engineering, Business (major or minor in IT), or equivalent.


Admission criteria for applications with a Vocational Education and Training study

This course uses the applicants’ entire academic record as part of its selection considerations.

Compulsory: Successful completion of a diploma in IT, Science, Engineering, Business (mjor or minor in IT), or equivalent, and an appropriate level of industry experience.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: EY4

CRICOS code: 106414H

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

$4,010 estimated certificate tuition fee - commencing 2022

This Certificate is 0.5 EFTSL (equivalent full-time study load) or 60 credit points. 1 EFTSL or 120 credit points is equivalent to a standard year of full-time study.

The estimated certificate fees are indicative only. The tuition fees you pay will vary depending on the subjects you choose to study as each subject has its own credit point value and cost. The total cost will vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load and the time it takes to complete your course.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth Supported Place student, you may be eligible to defer payment of your student contribution through the HECS-HELP loan scheme. Please visit our HECS-HELP webpage for further information.

Other fees

You may need to pay some other fees such as the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

Can your studies count towards a degree with us? Use our online Credit Search to get the details on completing your studies sooner.

To help you get the most from your online learning experience, it's important that you own or have frequent access to a fast and reliable computer that's ideally not more than two years old.

You will also need frequent access to a reliable high-speed internet connection. You should expect to use approximately 5GB of data each month, per course, just for study use.

For further information, visit the Minimum IT requirements for studying online webpage.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

Information Technology