BSB60215 – Advanced Diploma of Business
Course Details
icon-building RTO Number: 41143 icon-qrcode CRICOS Code: 089153C
icon-book Course Code: BSB60215 icon-file-text Certificate Type: AQF Qualification
icon-clock-o Duration: 52 weeks (including breaks)
4 Study Periods of 10 weeks each (excluding breaks)
icon-sitemap Study Mode: Face-to-face
Classes are scheduled for 20 hours/week during each study period except break periods
icon-flag-checkered Locations: Perth City icon-globe Language: English
Fees and Charges Course Intake Dates
About this course

If you are planning to enhance your skills further in business or want to step up the corporate ladder and aiming for a senior administrative or managerial positions, BSB60215 – Advanced Diploma of Business at NIT Australia will help you achieve your goals by developing your skills and knowledge across various business functions at strategic and higher management levels.

BSB60215 – Advanced Diploma of Business at NIT Australia will help you in attaining skills and knowledge in many of the business functions such as business sustainability, human resources, marketing, finance and information management. This course will prepare you towards working in senior roles in range of business positions.

Course Structure/Units

To complete this course, a total of 8 units must be completed. Click here to view
Note: Course structure, units and content are subjected to change during the delivery period due to change in legislative requirements or due to NIT’s course review process.
Career Prospects

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Senior Executive Officer
  • Senior Administrator
  • Senior Manager
  • Business Analyst
Did you know?


  • We help you prepare for getting a job in the industry via our Help You Prepare for Employment (HYPE) Program.
  • You may be eligible for Credit Transfer or Recognition of Prior Learning.
  • Classes are smaller to allow more individual attention from trainers.
  • Additional one-on-one academic support is available and provided to students when requested.
  • Free English language support and Pearson Test for English (PTE) preparation classes are provided.
  • This qualification is a part of Nationally Recognised Training.

Entry Requirements

  • Academic: Successful completion of diploma level qualification or equivalent or minimum 2 years of experience in a business position or a similar role.

  • Age: Applicant must be 18 years or above at the time of application.
  • English Language:

    IELTS test score of 5.5 or above or equivalent.

    Note: NIT also accepts Occupational English Test (OET) , TOEFL iBT,  Pearson Test of English (PTE) – Academic, or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) with the scores equivalent to IELTS scores. (Click here to see a table of equivalent scores.)
    OR IELTS test score of 5 or equivalent with at least 10 weeks ELICOS
    OR IELTS test score of 4 or equivalent with at least 20 weeks ELICOS
    OR Successful completion of the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or studies at the Certificate IV or higher level in an English language in Australia within last two years
    OR Successful completion of at least five years’ study (including year 12 or equivalent) in one or more of the following countries: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, the Republic of Ireland, UK and USA.
    OR Successful result in NIT’s English Language Proficiency Test. Only applicable for applicants from following countries: (See list here).

Note: During the assessment and verification of the application, NIT may request for additional evidence from the applicant or conduct an interview via Phone, Skype or Google Hangout with the applicant.

Learning and Assessment Methods

This course involves a number of learning and assessment methods. Typically, the learning methods may include Presentations and discussions, Demonstrations, Individual and group activities, Skills practice, Role plays, Case studies, Simulated scenarios and Research activities.

Assessment methods generally include Practical Observation of Tasks, Written or Oral Questioning, Case Studies, Role Plays, Reports, Research Projects, Presentations, etc.

Pathway to Further Studies

Students graduating with BSB60215 – Advanced Diploma of Business qualification may also be able to undertake a range of undergraduate degrees with any tertiary education providers.
To take these further pathways, students must meet the entry requirements of the program specified by an education provider.

International students will also require a valid student visa to enrol in any further qualifications.

Credit Transfer/ Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Credit Transfer: You may be eligible for Credit Transfer if you are able to demonstrate that you have achieved competency in the same or equivalent unit/s in a Nationally Recognised Training from any Registered Training Organisation.

RPL: If you think that you have already gained the skills and experience for a unit or entire qualification, you can apply for RPL to get recognised as competent for parts or a whole nationally recognised qualification. Not everyone will get credited for their skills and knowledge. Successful applicants will need to demonstrate a reasonable amount of experience in the area their course covers. To know more about our RPL process, contact us via email:

Before you apply


Before making an application to study at NIT Australia, you must read NIT Student Handbook, Fees and Refund Policy and Information for International Students.

Fees & Charges

Click on Fees and Charges to know more about course fees and other charges applicable.Diploma of Business Perth

TOEFL iBT, Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic Certificate, or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE)

Certificate with the scores equivalent to IELTS scores mentioned in table below:

Test Test Score Band
IELTS 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0
TOEFL iBT 32 35 46 60 79 94 102 110 115 118
Pearson 30 35 42 50 58 64 72 78 82 86
Cambridge 162 169 176 185 191 200 205 209

Please check the following table to see what grade you need to have obtained at school to meet the requirement.

English Skills

Basic Developed Well Developed Highly Developed
English (Year 10) C C B
English – Stage 1 D C/B A
English – Stage 2 D C B/A
English – Stage 3 D/C/B/A


Numeracy Skills

Basic Developed Well Developed Highly Developed
Mathematics (Year 10) C C B
Mathematics – Stage 1 D C/B A
Mathematics – Stage 2 D C B/A
Mathematics – Stage 3 D/C/B/A

Check the Australian year 12 equivalence for your country from the table below. If your country is not listed here, please contact us via email at or call 08 6161 8891

Country Year 12 Equivalent


Higher Secondary Certificate (minimum GPA 3.5 or 60% in HSC first division pass ) GCE A-Level (2 subject passes)


Bhutan Higher Secondary School Certificate or Middle Secondary School Certificate plus 2 year relevant vocational diploma


Certificado de Ensio Medio from 2011 (year 12 equivalent)
Certificado de Ensio Medio plus 1 year Diploma or Higher qualification (pre 2011)


Educacion Media (Year 12 equivalent) Licencia de Educacion Media Tecnico-Profesional or Tecnico


Senior Secondary Certificate / Senior Middle 3


Bachillerato plus Curso Tecnico or 1 year Diploma or Higher qualification





Hong Kong

Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) or Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)


All Indian Senior School Certificate (Minimum 50%) 10+2
Indian School Certificate (Minimum 50%) Senior Secondary Year 12 Examination (Minimum 50%) GCE A-Level (2 subject passes)


Senior Secondary School Certificate of Completion (ijazah/STTB SMA/STTB SMK/STTB MA)


Kotogakko Shomeisho / Upper Secondary School Certificate


​KCSE pass or GCE O-Level ( 4 subject passes)


STPM (2 subject passes) or GCE A- Levels (2 subject passes) or UEC (2B’s and 2C’s in academic)


GCE A-Levels (2 subject passes) or A level (1 A and 2 AS level passes)


Matriculation/Basic Education High School (BEHS) plus minimum completed 2 years at Professional College or Secondary Technical College or GCE A-Level (2 subject passes) or A level (1 A and 2 AS level passes)


Higher Secondary Education Board Certificate (Grade 12) (Minimum 55%)


Senior Secondary School (WAEC/NECO) examinations (5 subjects passes C grade average)


Higher Secondary School (Intermediate) (D Grade Minimum)
Certificate Diploma (Polytechnic/Vocational)


High School Diploma/Certificate of Graduation/Certificate of Graduation + 2 Years University or 2 Years Community College or 2 Years Technician Training Institute


GCE A-Levels (2 subject passes)

South Africa

National Senior Certificate (Year12) Senior Certificate (Year 12) A Level 2 Passes International Baccalaureate Diploma

South Korea

General/Academic Senior High School Certificate/Diploma (Kodung Hakkyo Choreupchang)

Sri Lanka

​Sri Lankan GCE A-Level (3 passes) British GCE A-Level (2 passes)


Senior High School Diploma or Senior Vocational School Diploma


Upper Secondary School (Matayom 6 or Certificate in Vocational School)


GCE A-Levels (2 subject passes)


Educacion Media – Academic or Tecnico (Medio)


Diploma of General Education or Vocational Education Graduation Diploma or​ Vocational Training Diploma


ECZ (Year 12) – 4 passes (credit or higher) A Level (2 subject passes) or A level (1 A and 2 AS level passes)


A Level 2 passes or (1 A and 2 AS level passes) or International Baccalaureate Diploma


Course Intake Dates

Year – 2018
January 15th Jan 2018
February 19th Feb 2018
April 9th Apr 2018
May 14th May 2018
July 2nd July 2018