Bachelor of Business

Learn practical and relevant business skills to help you achieve a dynamic career pathway.

Minimum ATAR
Years Full-Time
Global Career Flexibility

Fees and scholarships

Learn more about the fees that apply to you for this course. For fee type definitions and further assistance, see the Fee Calculator Help page. You can also search our database for scholarships that are relevant to you or this course


Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Cost of living

There are a few things to consider before applying to study at university. One could be your cost of living. This can depend on factors such as lifestyle, accommodation, tuition fees, medical insurance, textbooks and more. For an indication of expenses and average costs, see our Cost of living page.

Careers and further study

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Career opportunities

  • Digital Marketer
  • Management Consultant
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Market Analyst
  • Small Business Entrepreneur
  • Product Development and Branding Manager
  • New Venture Creation 
  • Marketing Research Consultant
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Further study

Bachelor of Business graduates may be interested in postgraduate studies in: 


Entry requirements

Admission requirements

To be considered for this course you need to: 

  • achieve the University’s minimum entry score
  • demonstrate English language competence
  • satisfy any prerequisites for your preferred majors (refer to individual major descriptions for prerequisite details)

You can view the prerequisites and recommended subjects for your chosen course here.

View our admission requirements for specific information, depending on your education history.

Assured Pathway information

If you have a professional career in mind, take advantage of one of our Assured Pathways. An Assured Pathway gives you an assured place in one of our postgraduate professional courses (such as Law, Engineering or Medicine) from the start of your studies with us. The pathways combine a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, providing you with a clearer direction to your career of choice.

Admission entry to UWA 

We offer a number of other pathways for you to gain entry into our undergraduate degrees if you do not meet the standard admission requirements. Learn more about our admission entry pathways.

About the Bachelor of Business

The modern business leader requires a range of skills and knowledge to be successful. UWA's Bachelor of Business is designed to provide you with relevant, practical skills across a range of areas, including management, marketing, applied business economics, business leadership, communication, innovation and entrepreneurship. Coupled with access to real-world industry experiences through our internship and work-integrated learning programs, this degree will help you kick-start your career.

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Why study Business

  • You’ll gain state-of-the-art business knowledge from global experts
  • You’ll develop key personal and project-based skills that are required in the modern workplace
  • You’ll get access to real-world industry experiences through our internship and work-integrated learning programs
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Quick details

Degree specific majors
  • 3
Minimum ATAR
  • 75
  • February and July
Full time completion
  • 3 years
  • 102866A
Study Abroad

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Why business degrees are worth it

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In this uncertain climate, a business degree is a valuable investment. Australian business graduates enjoy some of the highest employment rates in the country - here's why a business degree is worth it.

Courses that can lead to a management role

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Organisations and businesses stand or fall on how well they are managed. Here are five undergraduate majors from UWA that will give you the skills and confidence you need to enter the workforce and take the reins.

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Develop the skills for real-world problems

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You'll learn to

  • apply discipline-specific knowledge to critically analyse applied business problems
  • develop the required cognitive, technical and research skills for lifelong learning
  • develop effective communication and team-based skills
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Which Business or Commerce major should I choose?

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If you’re keen to get into the business world and are considering a Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Commerce, you might be surprised at the variety of majors on offer. 

From economics to entrepreneurship, here’s how to decide which major might be right for you.



The UWA Business School is accredited through both EQUIS, the European Quality Improvement System, and AACSB, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. These are the leading business school accreditations in Europe and North America respectively, meaning that your business degree will be recognised by employers around the world.

What's the difference between the Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Business?

If you’d like to study business, how do you decide between a Bachelor of Business and a Bachelor of Commerce? We tell you how.

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Majors available

Taking a second major, even from another UWA bachelor's degree, is a great way to enhance your career prospects.

Second majors could include:

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Want to start a business? Here's the degree for you

Gen Zs believe the key to success is running their own businesses. The Bachelor of Business is especially designed for entrepreneurs wanting to launch start-ups or small businesses.

Put theory into practice

Current UWA students are eligible to take one of our professional experience units. These units bridge the gap between university and the workplace by providing opportunities to gain hands-on, practical experience. You can master new skills, make connections and network, get a taste of the opportunities in the workforce and add experience to your resume, all before graduating.

Find out more about Work Integrated Learning.


The Trading Room

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Get away from the textbooks and into our real-time Trading Room with access to over 400 global markets. The Trading Room was awarded Education Project of the Year at the 2018 AV Awards beating out over 600 entries across 82 countries and is the largest university Trading Room in Australia.