Bachelor of Business

University of New England UNE

This degree has been designed to develop skills in creative analysis, communication and business decision making. Students will be able to develop and lead ethical, social and environmental solutions to meet business challenges across a range of industries and occupations. The core units of this degree will give students a solid foundation in business; units use current business research and industry experts to understand regional and global business trends. Multiple specialisations or majors assist students to build their career profile, with specific majors qualifying students for admission to the major professional accounting and human resource bodies. There is also an option to study an exchange trimester at one of UNE's overseas partner universities, to build a student's global perspective. Students can also include a professional work experience unit in their program of study if they wish.

Course Fee:

International: $78,750

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; or admission through an articulation program. Assumed knowledge: any 2 units in English. Recommended: Mathematics.


144 credit points (equivalent to 24 standard units) including either one or two Majors; core units; and a choice of elective units dependent on Majors. Students may include professional work experience as an elective unit. Students admitted through an articulation program follow a modified program of study.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Agribusiness; Business analytics; Economics; Finance; Human resource management; International business; Management; Marketing

Study Pathways:

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible to continue to an honours year. An exit pathway is available for eligible students.


Completion of the Accounting major plus four additional units will qualify you for admission to the major professional accounting bodies (CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants ANZ and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Armidale 69.2 Yes Part time 6 years
Armidale 69.2 Yes Online 6 years
Armidale 69.2 Yes Full time 3 years

Study online — a university that partners with you

For over 60 years, UNE has been delivering flexible education to adults throughout Australia and the world. UNE has a well-earned reputation as one of Australia’s great teaching, training and research universities. Our focus is on your future, providing you with a personal and flexible approach to learning.

While UNE has a long history and strong tradition, our outlook is innovative and fresh. We’re at the forefront of online education, with over 20,000 students completing some or all of their studies online. UNE offers a diverse range of online courses, with the flexibility to begin studying in one of three teaching periods (trimesters).

Your education is more achievable than ever

At UNE we work with you to help you achieve your goals by providing a flexible and open learning environment that fits with your lifestyle. Choose to study either full time, part time, on campus or online — when you want and how you want. No matter where you are, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art teaching and facilities to help you with your study.

UNE provides a number of alternative entry pathways to university, including UNE’s Pathways Enabling Course . The Pathways Enabling Course is a free online course designed to help you gain the skills and knowledge for university study, and receive credit towards your degree.

Living and learning on campus

UNE remains one of the few universities to provide the complete on-campus experience, combining affordability, student support and community as well as the most extensive sporting facilities of any regional university in Australia. It's the way the university experience was meant to be.

Whether you want to immerse yourself in the college lifestyle throughout your degree, or for a short stay as part of your online study program, UNE has a range of stress-free and affordable accommodation solutions to suit your needs. As a resident, you will be conveniently located in the heart of UNE, close to classes, libraries, cafés and shops, SportUNE, and only minutes from the Armidale CBD. You will also have access to a diverse network and community, with plenty of academic and social support at your fingertips.

Many students studying on campus come via the UNE Early Entry program and can take advantage of a wide range of scholarship opportunities. Applications are submitted in September each year.

College accommodation

UNE’s residential accommodation currently consists of eight colleges and a village of self-contained units. Accommodation ranges from the more traditional college with meals included and shared bathroom facilities, to the more independent, self-contained flats at Wright Village and UNE’s new Wright College , which provides modern studio apartments complete with your own kitchen and bathroom facilities.

No matter where you are and what you want to study, UNE is here to help you achieve your dreams.

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