Undergraduate

Enterprise and Innovation

With our globally-recognised experts, you will develop your technical knowledge in the business of innovation.
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ATAR

Contact us

Address

Student Central

The University of Western Australia(M355) 35 Stirling Highway Perth Western Australia 6009

Telephone

(+61 8) 6488 3939

International

1800 653 050

Hours

8.30am – 5pm AWST, Monday – Friday

Frequently asked questions

Careers and further study

This major opens up a world of future study pathways and career options.

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
Domestic Fees

Undergraduate – Commonwealth supported students

The Annual Fee is an estimate only based on a standard annual study load of 48 points.


For Commonwealth Supported Places, student contribution amounts are charged by unit. For an accurate fee estimate, go to the Fee Calculator and select “I want to price my units”.

For Full Fee Paying places, students are charged an annual course fee. Visit the Fee Calculator and select your course to see the annual and total course fees.

Course Credit Points
144
Average Annual Fee - 2021
$8,747.06
Typical Fee Range - 2021
$3,950.00 - $14,500.00

Scholarships

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.
International Fees

Undergraduate – onshore students

The Annual Fee is an estimate only based on a standard annual study load of 48 points.


For Commonwealth Supported Places, student contribution amounts are charged by unit. For an accurate fee estimate, go to the Fee Calculator and select “I want to price my units”.

For Full Fee Paying places, students are charged an annual course fee. Visit the Fee Calculator and select your course to see the annual and total course fees.

Course Credit Points
144
Total Course Fee - 2020
$114,000.00
Total Course Fee - 2021
$118,500.00

Scholarships

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.

Admission requirements

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

Below you’ll find a list of admission equivalencies for this course's Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).

How to apply

Ready to apply for this major? Follow the steps and you’ll be on your way to joining us at UWA.

Course details

The Enterprise and Innovation major is for students who want to develop their skills, knowledge and practical engagement with the principles of entrepreneurship and innovation in a local and global context. You'll develop solution-based skills to complex real-world problems and learn to critically apply business solutions to them.     

About the course

Enterprise and Innovation is for students to develop their skills, knowledge and practical engagement with the principles of entrepreneurship and innovation in a local and global context. Students will develop solution-based skills to complex real world problems and learn to critically apply business solutions to them.  Students will develop key attributes for employability through core principles of innovation, commercialisation and digital strategies necessary in today’s workplace.
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Quick details

Status
  • Available
Locations
  • Perth (Crawley campus)
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Level of study
  • Undergraduate
Course Code
  • MJS-ENTIN
Full time/part time duration
  • 3 years (BCom), 4 years (BPhil[Hons])
Enterprise and Innovation
Status
  • Available
Locations
  • Perth (Crawley campus)
Attendance
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Delivery
  • On-campus
Starting dates
  • Semester 1, Semester 2
Level of study
  • Undergraduate
Course Code
  • MJS-ENTIN
Full time/part time duration
  • 3 years (BCom), 4 years (BPhil[Hons])
TISC Codes
Honours Available
  • Yes
Degrees course is available in
  • Bachelor of Business
Faculty
  • Arts, Business, Law and Education - Business

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
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Practical learning opportunities

  • Capstone experience (industry project/internship/work-integrated learning)
  • Work Integrated Learning (professional experience practicum)
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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.
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Scholarships

We have 10 x $30,000 Bachelor of Business Scholarships available for Semester 1, 2021 thanks to the Perron Foundation. Applications now open. 
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Your degree options

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Accreditation

    

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.

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