Gaining a University Award
Graduates earn a Graduate Certificate in Public Sector Management from
Flinders University, South Australia.
Graduates of the PSM Program are entitled to use the following post nominal title:
Earning a Graduate Certificate demonstrates that you have achieved certain standards that are recognised beyond the public sector context. Your qualification is recognised nationally and internationally through the university system. A Graduate Certificate sits one level above a Bachelor Degree on the Australian Qualifications Framework.
View a PDF of the AQF Qualification by Sector of Accreditation.
A graduation ceremony is a great way to celebrate the achievement of completing the PSM Program.
- The SA graduation ceremony is usually held in October each year
- Venue is the Banqueting Room in the Adelaide Town Hall
- High achievers are recognised with awards
- The ceremony is sponsored by the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) SA Division
Class of 2007
Class of 2008
Class of 2009
Class of 2010
Class of 2011
Class of 2012
More study? Beyond the PSM Program
Graduates of the PSM Program are eligible for credit or advanced standing into further post-graduate programs at the Graduate Diploma, Masters, Masters (Honours) and Doctorate level. The PSM Program has established articulation agreements with a number of universities around Australia for graduates of the PSM Program to undertake further tertiary studies.
A list of universities and programs that offer articulation can be viewed on the PSM Program National website.