Bachelor of Commerce (Business Economics)

University of Canberra

This course aims to produce highly competent, work-ready graduates with in-depth discipline knowledge, and the professional and technical skills to work as socially responsible economists in the private and public sectors. Students will become well-versed in subject areas including microeconomics, macroeconomics, international trade theory and econometrics. Students will also engage in a range of authentic, Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities with the aim of developing their professional practice in the areas of communication, judgement and cross-cultural teamwork. Upon graduation, students will possess a thorough knowledge of business economics, along with a solid background in commerce, and will be well-placed for a bright future in a professional business environment.

Course Fee:

International: $96,900

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An overall Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0. Assumed Knowledge: It is recommended that students have Mathematics T/Mathematic Applications (ACT) or Mathematics (NSW) and English (major) (ACT) or English Advanced (NSW), or their equivalents.


72 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Subjects include: Business Decision Making; Professional Orientation (Commerce); Quantitative Methods in Commerce; Professional Practice; Introduction to Management; Introduction to Economics; International Economics; Cost Benefit Analysis; Economic Development; Money, Employment and Growth; Public Sector Economics; Industries and Markets; Managing the Economy; Econometrics. Students may also choose from a wide range of elective breadth majors.

Study Pathways:

High performing students may be eligible to enrol in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) course.

Accepts International Students:


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Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Part time 6 years
Canberra No info Yes Full time 3 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

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