Melbourne MicroCerts

Redefine your skills for the future

Melbourne MicroCerts are the University of Melbourne’s unique microcredential offering. Aligned to industry and workforce needs, these small, highly accessible courses equip you with in-demand skills and knowledge for your job now, and help you build a diverse skill-set for the future. As the world of work continues to evolve, Melbourne MicroCerts keep you relevant.

The Melbourne MicroCerts difference

  • Industry-aligned

    Develop highly relevant skills and knowledge to apply in your industry immediately.

  • Developed by experts

    High quality learning underpinned by cutting-edge research for solving real-world challenges.

  • Future-focused

    Gain skills and capabilities to succeed in a changing world.

  • Accessible and flexible

    Quick, accessible upskilling enabling you to curate your own professional development pathway.

  • Stackable

    Opportunity to deepen your knowledge or build up to a University of Melbourne degree over time.

  • Shareable

    Be awarded information-rich digital certificates you can share digitally or via social media.

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Skills for now. Skills for tomorrow.

Melbourne MicroCerts are developed in close consultation with industry to provide you with the most in-demand emerging and future skill needs.


Manage and embrace continuous digital evolution, including in cybersecurity and big data.


Lead and manage effectively in new work environments, including through behaviour and expectation management.

Power skills

Adapt to change as an individual and within teams, with skills such as critical thinking, creativity and problem solving.


Respond to changing environments and contribute to business sustainability.


Meet the unique challenges and changes of your industry.

What is a Melbourne MicroCert?

Melbourne MicroCerts are the University of Melbourne’s unique offering of a microcredential. These small, increasingly sought-after certifications are focused on specific knowledge, skills and capabilities. Awarded through information-rich digital certificates, microcredentials can be shared with prospective employers and accrediting bodies digitally and via social media, such as LinkedIn. This connects individual, education provider and industry, and allows you to be recognised easily for your skills and capabilities.

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