Beyond Graduation

What you need to know about graduating from Flinders and services to assist you into your future.

  • Post-nominals (Qualification Abbreviation)

A post-nominal (or award abbreviation) is the abbreviation displayed after a person’s name to denote the qualifications that person has achieved.

E.g. Joseph Bloggs BIS, MBA(IntBus) Flin

Further information

  • Become an Alumni

The Flinders University Alumni Association has over 80,000 members, and the number is growing rapidly as graduates, staff and students become aware of the value of maintaining links with their alma mater.

Update your details before leaving Flinders and take advantage of the membership benefits.

  • Career Services

The Careers and Employer Liaison Centre (CELC) provides a diverse range of services and programs to recent graduates including workshops, job posting services, careers advice and a comprehensive range of careers resources.

A Flinders graduate can access a selection of Careers Services for one year after the completion of their studies.


These services are:

  • Career Development Consultant assistance through our Drop in service
  • Career Directions and/or Options
  • All types of career advice and support
  • Resume/CV
  • Application letters
  • Addressing Selection Criteria
  • On-line Applications
  • Interviews

'Drop-in' times do vary from week to week, and are based on 'first come, first serve'. All sessions are held at the Careers and Employer Liaison Centre, and are open to Flinders University Students and Graduates for up to a year after they have completed their studies.  Details of Drop in times.


Subscription to GRADJOBS

These email subscription lists enable graduates to receive degree relevant targeted vacancies direct to their email account. Subscribe now.

Further Study Options

  • Postgraduate study

Flinders offers a wide range of postgraduate courses (graduate certificates, graduate diplomas and masters degrees completed by coursework).

Information about 'How to apply for Postgraduate study' visit Postgraduate study applications.

  • Related links


The major source of research scholarship funding for Australian citizens and permanent residents of Australia is the Australian Postgraduate Awards. In addition, Flinders offers a number of University-funded scholarships called Flinders University Research Scholarships. Applications for these scholarships close on 31 October each year.

Credit transfer

Credit transfer is a process that allows students to seek recognition for prior studies. It is also known as exemption, status, recognition of prior learning and advanced standing.

  • Talk to us

To speak to a Prospective Student Advisor:

Phone: 1300 657 671 (local call);



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