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Graduate Certificate of Product Management

A product management qualification for managers and business professionals. Learn to combine business, technology & design know-how to take products from strategy through to delivery.

Applications close

14 Dec 2021

Future intakes
Jan 2022|Apr 2022
Number of courses
12 months (6 months accelerated)

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Program Overview

What you learn

  • Human-centred design thinking
  • Pricing, tracking KPIs & financial metrics
  • Customer journey mapping methodologies
  • Competitor analysis and product market fit
  • Go-to-market strategies
  • Strategic product marketing
  • UAT and prototyping
  • Agile product workflows
  • Digital leadership and stakeholder management

What you create

  • Build a product roadmap
  • Develop a go-to-market strategy
  • Design customer centric experiences
  • Deliver a business case
  • Communication plans to bring cross-functional teams together

Graduate Certificate of Product Management


Product and Business Strategy

Focus on the fundamentals of product and business strategy, and how this applies to the development of products that meet customer and market needs. You will learn how to identify and critically evaluate market opportunities, analyse success factors for products, complete risk impact assessments and build commercial models. 

Product Development and Operations

This course introduces you to the practices required to develop and manage a product. You will be analysing marketing and sales strategies, defining value propositions and product goals, and setting up product tooling systems. You will become familiar with product roadmap tools by creating a product roadmap comprising development and Go-To-Market elements.

Product Design and Customer Experience

Delve into the specifics of UX and iterative workflows and master the fundamentals of User Acceptance Testing, map customer journeys and discover the latest digital prototyping trends. Measuring, analysing and interpreting customer success data will be central to this course, and how these insights can be utilised to improve products.

Future Skills Elective

RMIT Online Future Skills are up-to-the-minute, industry led modules that focus on important capability areas for a product manager. Chose one of the following RMIT Online Future Skills courses: Digital Leadership + Digital Marketing Strategy or Digital Leadership + Digital Delivery with Agile

Why choose RMIT Online

Get a world-class education and transform your career.

Real world skills

Develop skills that have been validated by industry, while getting credentialed by a world-leading university.

Industry connected

You'll gain knowledge and practical skills from renowned industry partners who are at the forefront of their field.

Flexible delivery

Advance your career while you study. RMIT Online courses let you balance work, study and life commitments.

Supported community

Be guided by a network of industry experts and peers, and supported by our dedicated success team.

Entry requirements

There are some pre-requisites for this course. You’ll need: 

  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent), or a higher-level qualification from a recognised tertiary institution. 

  • If you don’t have a bachelor degree or equivalent, you’ll still be considered if you have five years’ full-time work experience. You will need to submit a curriculum vitae (CV).

English language

International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University. For detailed information visit the English language requirements and equivalency information.

Australian Student Visas

This program does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study. For more details on RMIT’s on-campus programs visit

Credit Pathways 

At RMIT Online, we're committed to supporting your lifelong learning journey. Our flexible learning pathways can be tailored to align with your individual educational goals. Some of our Future Skills short courses, when taken in certain combinations, are eligible for credit in the Graduate Certificate in Product Management. 

 For a full list of the Future Skills combinations and eligibility, please refer here. To be eligible for a credit transfer, you will also need to meet this program’s entry requirements. The Future Skills course must be a current credential or completed within the last 10 years. Individual Future Skills courses are not recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).   


3480per course^

Program total: 13920 (all 4 courses)*^FEE-HELP and other support may be available
* Plus a capped Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) based on your credit point enrolment load.
^ Fees typically increase each year and may change without notice. Total fees are estimates and should only be used as a guide.

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