Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence

VU course code: NTAI | CRICOS: 105141C, 106416F | Level of study: Postgraduate
0.5 years full time
In person
City Campus, Footscray Park, VU Sydney
29 July 2024
21 July 2024
Pepper the Robot (Softbank Robotics)


Transform the future of work with a Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence from Victoria University.

In the coming decade, Artificial Intelligence (AI) will drive digital transformation of almost all industry sectors. Its impact on our daily life is increasing rapidly. Many companies and government departments are looking to increase AI expertise within their workforce, but the skills shortage has become a global challenge.

Our Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence provides you with a solid foundation of AI technologies and skills for application development, including:

  • modern programming skills
  • data mining
  • data analytics
  • neural network
  • deep learning
  • natural language processing.

By the time you complete the course, you will be able to:

  • critically review AI applications and state-of-the-art development
  • disaggregate and appraise key components in typical AI application architectures
  • design and implement AI applications in a systematic approach
  • extrapolate knowledge and skills of AI to support or provide planetary health solutions.

World-class academics who are active in advanced AI research will provide you with examples of modern AI technologies and show you how they can be applied to provide innovative solutions to real world problems. Guest lecturers from the AI industry will also discuss their experiences of the latest developments and applications of AI in industry.

Entry requirements

When assessing your application, we consider your education, work experience, current skills and personal attributes (where relevant).

Applicants for this course will need to meet the entry criteria outlined below. If you don’t meet the entry criteria, you may be able to gain entry by first completing a different course. We call this a ‘pathway’.

For PhD applicants, we offer a related ‘Integrated PhD’ which allows you to establish relevant skills before beginning your research.

You may also be eligible for course ‘credits’, where you are granted a unit or units towards your qualification for equivalent previous study or work experience, so you can graduate sooner.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Victoria University is committed to providing a transparent admissions process. Find out more about how to apply for our courses, and our commitment to admissions transparency. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry into this course. Past academic performance may be considered.

Fees & Scholarships

University fees vary, depending on how much the government contributes towards course costs (if anything).

Read below to find out about the fee ‘type’, the estimated yearly tuition costs for this course, and the financial support on offer (including our generous scholarship program).




Graduates from the Graduate Certificate of Artificial Intelligence may be employed in the following roles:

  • Software Engineer for AI
  • AI Specialist
  • AI Consultant
  • Data Scientist.