Bachelor of Business - International Business

RMIT University

Developed in conjunction with industry leaders, this three-year course provides students with a solid background in business and the skills to analyse and interpret the complex nature of organisations in a global context. This course consists of a common core in business, major studies in international business, and the flexibility to choose eight subjects from business or other disciplines including logistics, information systems, economics and finance or communication, politics and foreign languages.

Course Fee:

Australian: $77,760
International: $97,920

Entry Requirements:

Current Year 12: Units 3 and 4 - a study score of at least 25 in any English (except EAL) or at least 30 in English (EAL).


The program consists of 24 courses (each 12 credit points) and includes: 8 compulsory common business core courses, 8 business discipline major courses, 8 flexible courses. The 8 flexible courses can be selected from three options: a second business discipline major (8 courses), a compulsory business discipline minor (4 courses) plus second minor (any discipline), a compulsory business discipline minor (4 courses) plus 4 electives. A second business major can be selected from: Accounting, economics, finance, financial planning, human resource management, information systems, international business, logistics and supply chain management, management, marketing.

Subjects you can Study:

Business, Business (finance), Business (management), Business (marketing), Business (systems management), Global Marketing, Human Resources, International Political Economy, International business, International commerce, International economics, International finance, International management, International marketing, International studies, Marketing.

Study Pathways:

Graduates of the following programs may be eligible to apply for exemptions: Advanced Diploma of Accounting; Advanced Diploma of Advertising; Associate Degree in Business; Diploma of Business Administration; Diploma of Financial Planning; Diploma of Information Technology; Advanced Diploma of International Business; Diploma of Logistics; Diploma of Management; Advanced Diploma of Marketing. An Honours year program is available to exceptional students.

Further information:

Graduates are typically employed in: finance, marketing, public relations, or logistics teams in corporations whose core business is export and import of goods and services. Other typical career destinations include consultancy companies advising private and public sectors, and government departments and authorities involved in trade-related issues, diplomatic and foreign affairs, economic research, international relations, and national promotional activities.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City 51.25 No Full time 3 years
City 51.25 No Part time 6 years

Why Study With Us

One of Australia's original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with industry and the community.

RMIT is renowned for its excellence in Art and Design; Architecture; Education; Engineering; Development; Computer Science and Information Systems; Business and Management; and Communication and Media Studies.

RMIT prides itself on its strong industry connections forged over 130 years. Collaboration with industry is integral to RMIT’s leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally-focused graduates.

RMIT is a values-led institution and is dedicated to operating sustainably, respecting Indigenous cultures and supporting intellectual freedom. 

RMIT has outstanding teachers and is one of the top ranked universities for staff qualification.

Facilities & Services

RMIT’s three campuses in Melbourne (City, Brunswick and Bundoora) are located on the unceded lands of the people of the Woi Wurrung and Boon Wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation.

As a global university, RMIT has two campuses in Vietnam and a research and industry collaboration centre in Spain. We also offer programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Belgium, Germany, Austria and the Netherlands.

Our cutting-edge facilities, including the newly opened New Academic Street, Swanston Academic Building and Design Hub represent our commitment to developing world-class learning, teaching, training and research spaces.

Students have instant access to a range of activities and programs designed to make the university experience unforgettable.

The support services and networks available at RMIT are designed to help students succeed and remain healthy and happy.

Student services include:

  • International student support and personal counselling
  • Career advice and resume building workshops
  • Job opportunities and industry networking events
  • Accommodation assistance 
  • Disability services
  • Financial advice
  • Small business and entrepreneurial start up support 
  • Health information 
  • Safety and security services
  • Legal advice
  • Child care
  • Student clubs and social, cultural and sporting activities
  • Spiritual support.

Admission and selection

Applying to RMIT? Local and international students can access all information on the RMIT website

Study options

At RMIT, you'll experience an education that equips you with practical skills, inspires you with ideas and prepares you for the workplaces of the future. RMIT connects students with industry mentors and collaborate on projects with real organisations so that you can advance your career. 

RMIT provides you with a diverse range of education options, from apprenticeships, traineeships and certificates to associate and bachelor degrees, and postgraduate degrees by coursework or research. 

Interest areas include:

The university also has a range of pathway programs that allow students to work their way from one program to another until they reach the degree they want. Our pathways are more than just regular pre-university programs – many give students guaranteed entry into higher qualifications, and credit to reduce the cost and time needed to complete a degree.

If you would like any further information, please complete an enquiry form for local or international students. 


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