Diploma of Business Administration (BSB50415)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: BSB50415
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 12 months (approx. 23 study hours/week) OR self-paced (e.g. study faster, finish sooner)
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Australian Institute of Management Education and Training (RTO 0049)
Course fees: Price may vary
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

If you’re serious about a career in business administration, then this diploma program is ideal for you! Delivered through Ivy College, this Diploma of Business Administration (BSB50415) course will help you advance your admin skills and ready yourself for senior roles in any business.

This online course will take you through the key foundational aspects of business administration: from business admin systems and project management to payroll and business document design and development. Gain valuable skills suitable for any workplace!

Interactive support webinars will guide you through this online program, ensuring you gain a thorough education – as if you were studying on campus!


To enrol in Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses with Ivy College, you will need the ability to read and write English to at least Year 12 level. To show evidence of this ability, you will need to have satisfied the following:

  • During the enrolment process, demonstrate that you have the skills and capability to succeed in the course at least to the level of Year 12 by completing the Diploma Entry Test

All students are also required to have a unique email address and access to a computer with an internet connection.

Areas of study

In this business administration course, the subjects you will study include:

  • BSBADM502 – Manage meetings
  • BSBADM504 – Plan and implement administrative systems
  • BSBADM506 – Business document design and development
  • BSBPMG522 – Undertake project work
  • BSBFIM502 – Manage payroll
  • BSBMGT502 – Manage people performance
  • BSBWHS501 – Manage quality customer service
  • BSBWOR502 – Lead and manage team effectiveness

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How will this course advance my career?

Completion of this course will not only give you a sought-after qualification, but the skills and knowledge to pursue a range of career options. As a graduate, you may consider a career as an administration manager, office manager or general manager.

This course is also an ideal pathway for anyone wishing to progress further and study at an advanced diploma or bachelor degree level.

How else will I benefit from this diploma?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Business Administration (BSB50415) from the Australian Institute of Management Education and Training.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
  • Course materials provided.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.
  • Your qualification articulates into university programs to help you advance in your education levels.
  • Gain access to over 300 Lynda.com video tutorials.
  • Get job-ready thanks to Ivy College’s career support services.
  • Study with Ivy and have the opportunity to freeze your enrolment for up to three months during busy periods in your life.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course, allowing you to defer payment of your course fees.

Ivy College also gives students the opportunity to attend workshops at their various training locations in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth. Workshops give you the chance to meet your trainer, other students and gain additional support.

Career support

Ivy College is dedicated to help its students realise their career potential. As graduation approaches, students will be able engage with an Ivy College career coach and access a range of career support services to help them get job-ready. Services include helping you establish and/or update your LinkedIn profile, polish and write your resume, and connect with industry recruiters and potential employers.

Students will also be eligible to participate in an over-the-phone careers consultation, and will receive a written career assessment report upon its conclusion.

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You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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Established in 2009, Ivy College is a registered training organisation that is dedicated to helping professionals upskill and reskill through enriched and flexible study experiences. In partnership with other leading organisations, Ivy College delivers online training courses at diploma and advanced diploma level to help individuals rapidly gain specialist skills and expertise. With student support workshops, career coaching services and work placement opportunities, Ivy College is designed to help students pursue careers they’re passionate about.

Campus location
Sydney – Level 21, 580 George Street Sydney NSW 2000
As a student of Ivy College you computer is your campus. Course work will be delivered via myIVY, the college’s high-tech and purpose-build learning platform.

You will also receive unparalleled support for all your study and career needs. Upon enrolment you will be allocated an experienced trainer who will guide you through every step of your course, and can be contacted by phone, LiveChat and video conference. Each Ivy trainer is also available outside of business hours, during set times, so you can have access to one-on-one consultations.

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