Graduate Certificate in Enterprise and Resource Planning Systems

VU course code: BTEN | CRICOS: 084102K | Level of study: Postgraduate
0.5 years full time or longer for part time
City Campus
29 July 2024
21 July 2024
Neha Sharma


Get job-ready for a career in SAP solutions, with our world-leading graduate program in ERP systems.

If you are interested in a career using SAP software, VU is the place to study for it. We have the most comprehensive postgraduate program in Australia, with strong industry connections.

We offer hands-on experience and 24-hour online access to SAP. Our course covers:

  • SAP process or module delivery
  • SAP technical and configuration development
  • SAP/ERP application packages.

This certificate is the first step in our respected graduate program. For IT and computer science graduates, it offers a bridge into a corporate profession. You’ll study process engineering and SAP reporting through business analytics, and the main SAP processes, including:

  • production planning
  • materials management
  • sales and distribution
  • accounting and human resources.

Read about VU's world-class SAP education.

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.

Course Structure

To attain the award of Graduate Certificate in Enterprise and Resource Planning Systems, students will be required to complete 48 credit points consisting of:

  • 48 credit points of core units

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).




In an era where information and data are central to business, our graduate certificate is valuable in finding work.

According to Accenture, there are more roles in which SAP expertise is required than roles with any other systems integrator.

Industries where ERP/SAP skills are used include:

  • construction
  • customer-relationship management
  • finance
  • manufacturing
  • marketing
  • sporting industries
  • tourism.

Visit Jobs and Skills Australia to see the Australian average salary for ICT business and systems analysts.

VU Stories

SAP success
Master of Business (Enterprise Resource Planning Systems)
"I liked the course for its well-structured workshops and technical installations; presentations and research assignments helped me understand ERP systems from both functional and technical perspectives."
Rohit's SAP story