Careers and further study
This major opens up a world of future study pathways and career options.
Master of Commerce
Fees and scholarships
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The University of Western Australia welcomes applications from international and domestic school-leavers, mature-age applicants and those with previous tertiary study. If you’re interested in studying this major, find out the admission details below.
Minimum entry requirements
How to apply
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About the course
- Perth (Crawley campus)
- Semester 1, Semester 2
- 3 years (BCom), 4 years (BPhil[Hons])
You'll learn to
- develop an understanding of the entrepreneurial process through exposure to theoretical concepts and current developments in the field
- identify and evaluate strategies that drive entrepreneurial performance and growth
- understand the process of innovation management in both small and large firms
- understand the new product development process and the role that customers play in product definition
- critically reflect on the contemporary marketing and management theories as they apply in small business management and in particular the ability of a small business to create and maintain a competitive advantage in the market
Practical learning opportunities
- Capstone experience (industry project/internship/work-integrated learning)
- Work Integrated Learning (professional experience practicum)
Courses that can lead to a management role
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.
Our undergraduate degrees offer you a broad range of options allowing you to combine subjects in a way that matches your career goals and personal interests.
Why study this course
Top three reasons to study the Enterprise and Innovation major:
- With our globally-recognised experts, you will be able to develop your technical knowledge in the business of innovation.
- Develop key transferable inter-personal and communications skills that are in such high demand in the modern workplace.
- Combine those technical and communications skills and apply them to real-world applications, gaining access to industry experiences through our employability, internship and work-integrated learning programs.
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.
Your degree options
More information coming soon.
Why business degrees are worth it
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.
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.