Postgraduate study with Governance Institute of Australia

We’re one of a kind. You can be too. 

Launch your career with Australia’s leading postgraduate courses in governance and risk management.

Our postgraduate courses are unrivalled in Australia for the depth of insights and level of practical application they provide. Designed and taught by leading experts, industry practitioners and academics, our courses will give you the specialist skills and knowledge you need to excel in your role as someone with governance or risk management responsibilities. We offer the following postgraduate courses:

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Start your enrolment process today or download the handbook for more information. 

The intelligent choice for your career:

  • flexible learning — online, face-to-face or intensive study
  • our postgraduate courses are accredited by TEQSA
  • taught by expert industry-leading practitioners
  • gain membership with Governance Institute of Australia
  • become a Chartered Secretary  we’re the only professional association in Australia through which this can be gained.


Graduates from our postgraduate courses are eligible to apply for Associate membership with Governance Institute. If you meet additional criteria, you may apply for Fellow membership. We are also the only course provider in Australia that can lead to membership with the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).

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Become a subscriber for an exclusive $100 discount on each of your postgraduate subjects and a subscription to our monthly journal Governance Directions.

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The role of well trained and experienced governance advisers is a crucial part of any effective governance framework. John Hatton FGIA, former Company Secretary, Commonwealth Bank