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Business courses

Whether you are interested in accounting, finance, human resources, logistics, supply chain management or even music industry management, we have some of Australia's most progressive business courses on offer. Our MBA has even been ranked top three in Australia and eighth in the global Top 20 MBA by London-based CEO magazine.

Careers

Many of our graduates gain employment in the following roles:

  • accountant
  • business analyst
  • financial planner
  • human resources
  • international trade/business consultant
  • management.

Short courses 2 courses

Code:
VNEAP
Duration:
1000 hours
Campus:
City Flinders
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.
Code:
JQAG
Duration:
26 weeks
Fees (2018): A$9,300 per semester
Intakes (2018): July and November
Campus:
Footscray Park

Our International Foundations standard program prepares international students for entry into the first year of university study at VU.

Higher Education diplomas 1 course

Higher education diplomas

Study a one-year specialised diploma, with more focussed academic and English support to better prepare you for success in undergraduate study.

On completion, you will be guaranteed entry into the second year of a nominated bachelor degree.

Code:
VDBE
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$9,600 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Gain a broad introduction to the industry and develop a range of skills relevant to working in the business sector.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 5 courses

Code:
BBNS
Duration:
3 years
Fees (2018): A$12,600 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, Footscray Park, VU Sydney

Get ahead in the fast-paced world of business and make an impact on a local or international level.

Code:
BBCA
Duration:
3 years
Fees (2018): A$13,000 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Get job-ready for a career in commerce and graduate with a solid base of financial knowledge.
Code:
ABPB
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$12,300 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
Footscray Park
Get the flexibility to combine study in psychology with a business specialisation. Combining studies in psychology and business will enable students to gain expertise in understanding the behaviour of individuals in group and organisational settings.
Code:
ABSN
Duration:
3 years
Fees (2018): A$10,800 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
Footscray Park
Follow your interest in industries that include film, television, radio, screen culture, online and mobile media production with this Bachelor of Screen Media.
Code:
SBSB
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$11,500 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
Footscray Park
This double degree prepares you for employment in both the commercial business sector and the sport, exercise and active recreation sector.

Postgraduate 34 courses

Code:
BGAR
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Lay the foundation for a career in professional accounting with a Graduate Diploma in Business (Accounting) at Victoria University.
Code:
BMAK
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Study a globally recognised accounting degree and gain a strong foundation and knowledge of recent developments in sustainability and global trends in accounting.
Code:
BMDD
Duration:
2.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders

Our double masters has a targeted, specialised focus on finance and accounting. It is designed for students from non-accounting backgrounds who want to develop the specialist skills and professional recognition needed for accounting and finance roles.

Code:
BMPF
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$14,300 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Get the full range of business management skills needed to lead successful businesses in a global environment.
Code:
BMAB
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$14,300 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Gain the specialist knowledge and skills that will prepare you for senior management positions in a variety of fields.
Code:
BGBI
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
This course provides breadth of study by establishing a foundation of Business Analytics-relevant units that build upon key business systems and processes.
Code:
BMAD
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Launch a rewarding career in business analytics – combining your ICT skills with business knowledge and SAP systems expertise.
Code:
BMBI
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Become an industry leader in enterprise resource management planning (ERP) systems with VU's Master of Business Analytics (Professional).
Code:
BGEP
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Build on your professional experience in business systems and SAP, with VU's Graduate Diploma in Business (Enterprise Resource Planning Systems).
Code:
BMES
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
This world-class course provides an information systems perspective to Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, with an emphasis on SAP R/3.
Code:
BGBF
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Start your journey towards an exciting career in the finance sector. Add to your professional resume or enhance your qualifications with a Graduate Diploma in Business (Finance).
Code:
BMFN
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Advance your career with a professional business finance qualification that will prepare you to perform in the financial services industry.
Code:
BGIH
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Code:
BMIR
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Explore contemporary knowledge and gain a conceptual understanding of industrial relations and human resource management.
Code:
BGIA
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders

Enhance your professional experience or qualifications with a Graduate Diploma in Business (International Business) from VU.

Code:
BMIA
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders

Acquire a solid foundation in business principles along with specialised skills in global trade, with a Master of Business (International Business) from VU.

Code:
BMMA
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Expand your business skills across a range of management areas and prepare for senior roles in the business or public sector.
Code:
BGMK
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
The Graduate Diploma of Business (Marketing) offers graduates a critical overview of marketing theory.
Code:
BMMK
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Broaden your career prospects to become a leader in the marketing field with a Master of Business (Marketing) at Victoria University.
Code:
BGBS
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Develop your knowledge of logistics and supply chain management with a focus on the skills and techniques required for employment in early career management roles.
Code:
BMSM
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Learn the latest industry knowledge and aim for a leading role in the supply-chain and logistics industry.
Code:
BMBT
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
A specialised, professional qualification that prepares graduates for managerial, policy development & planning roles in the rapidly growing tourism & events industries.
Code:
BMCH
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
This course is a world first course, specifically designed for tomorrow's change leaders who can drive change, build innovative teams and adjust quickly to new business conditions.
Code:
BTEN
Duration:
0.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
This course focuses on the main SAP processes including production planning, materials management, sales & distribution, accounting and human resources.
Code:
BMEP
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Achieve a lucrative position as a SAP specialist in the growing world of digital-resource management, with our world-class Master of Enterprise Resource Planning Management.
Code:
BMFF
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
This course combines business theory with practical skills to build your financial knowledge and prepare you for high-level roles in financial analysis.
Code:
BMIH
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Develop advanced skills and knowledge of industrial relations and human resource management (IR/HRM) and progress in your career in a range of professions.
Code:
BTIB
Duration:
0.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders

VU’s Graduate Certificate in International Business prepares you for a global career in corporate, government or not-for-profit organisations.

Code:
BMIB
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders

Our Master of International Business has strong focus on China and the Asia-Pacific region. It is designed for graduates who wish to set up and manage global enterprises, or take their business career internationally.

Code:
BMMM
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Become an expert in workplace management through study and hands-on experience. Gain the skills needed to manage project teams and lead change.
Code:
BMKM
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Become a leader in the marketing field, with expertise and practical skills tailored to the changing dynamic and digital marketplace.
Code:
BGAP
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Code:
BMSP
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Develop your knowledge of logistics and supply chain management with a focus on the skills and techniques required for employment in senior management roles.
Code:
BMTD
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): March, July and November
Campus:
City Flinders
Get ahead in the rapidly growing tourism and events industries. This course incorporates tourism and management studies with a focus on addressing contemporary issues and challenges faced by destinations internationally.

Postgraduate research 6 courses

Postgraduate Research

Research postgraduate

Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:

  • identify a research topic
  • find a supervisor
  • apply for research supervision or grants.
Code:
BPPB
Duration:
3 years
Fees (2018): A$14,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Combine coursework and research doctoral programs in business as part of a vibrant community of professionals.
Code:
BRAM
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$14,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Complete a major thesis worthy of publication under the supervision of experienced staff.
Code:
UPBB
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, Footscray Park
Make contributions to your chosen field as a skilled researcher. Our PhD program gives you the expertise needed for a high-level career in business, academia or government.
Code:
UPBE
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, Footscray Park
Aim for a career shaping public policy, or contributing to important social and financial research, with a PhD in Economics from VU.
Code:
UPBA
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, Footscray Park

Our integrated PhD in business and management teaches you best-practice research methods before you begin a thesis in your chosen field.

Code:
UPEA
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
Footscray Park

Our integrated PhD in Economics program gives you intensive research training before you begin your thesis within our world-class institutes and centres.

My experience at VU really prepared me in developing my skills to multitask, network and build relationships with people from different countries. I became comfortable speaking different languages and overcoming differences. I hope to one day move back to Melbourne and gain employment within the thriving local tourism market.
Susi Miller

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