Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Business Administration

Australian Catholic University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 078169G

Level of study: Bachelor’s Degrees


This comprehensive double degree is designed for future business leaders. It will help you stand out from the crowd and give you a competitive edge.

Upon graduating you'll be ready to launch straight into your career thanks to our Future Ready employability program, designed to systematically build each of the elements of your personal brand: your professional identity; experience; job-ready skills; and networks.

This unique multi-discipline qualification combines the specialist knowledge of the Bachelor of Commerce with the flexibility of the Bachelor of Business Administration, enabling you to expand your areas of expertise. Together, you’ve got business covered.

Business acumen is fundamental to your success. You will learn through gamified business simulations based on a real-world situations, and you’ll come to understand core business terms and concepts and discover how operations and finance decisions support organisations. Microsoft certification is embedded into units in the degree, so you'll graduate with a strong foundation in the Microsoft programs favoured by employers.

In today’s world, you need professional, technical and cross-cultural skills. All our units are embedded with the United Nations sustainable goals and our intercultural communication module is designed to build cultural awareness and communication skills which are vital in the global workplace. You can further extend your intercultural experience by taking part in a Global Virtual Classroom, studying at our Rome Campus or participating in an international study tour.

You’ll have a choice of several majors that will lead to professional accreditation, including human resource management, accounting and marketing. You can then choose to either undertake minors that complement your major or opt for any of the units offered through the Peter Faber Business School or from any other faculty at ACU.

Your course, your choice.


Our graduates have pursued careers in:


human resource management



sales management

brand management

business analysis

event management




stock broking

data science


Industry partnerships

ACU works with a variety of industry partners.

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  • Accounting
  • Event Management
  • Finance
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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,664 Per Year
Read moreFees (first year): 29,664
31 Jul 2023
26 Feb 2024
29 Jul 2024
4 years
Full time
Melbourne Campus
115 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3065

Entry criteria

Applicants require the equivalent of Australian Year 12 certificate

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): Overall score: 6.0; Individual score of: 6.0 in writing and speaking; 5.5 in listening and reading

Pearson Test of English (PTE): 54 with a minimum of 50 in writing and speaking and a minimum of 42 in reading and listening

Test of English as a Foreign Language - Academic (TOEFL): Internet based total of 60: minimum 21 in writing, 18 in speaking, 7 in listening and 8 in reading.

ACU English Language Test: C (60-64%)

Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): Overall CAE score: 169 Minimum score of 169 in writing and speaking and 162 in listening and reading.


Australian Catholic University
North Sydney Campus
40 Edward Street
Sydney New South Wales 2060
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