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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
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
The Diploma of Business (Enterprise) provides students with the opportunity to prepare for transition into university studies and further studies in the Bachelor of Business (BBNS) and/or for transition to the workforce at entry level.

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
After a common first year, you'll focus on accounting, banking & finance, event management, financial risk management, human resources, information systems, international hospitality, tourism or trade, management & innovation, marketing, music industry, or supply chain & logistics management.
Code:
BBCA
Duration:
3 years
Fees (2018): A$13,000 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
This course produces ‘job-ready’ graduates by providing you with the skills such as critical thinking, teamwork/collaboration and effective communication.
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Gain the specialist knowledge and skills that will prepare you for a career in the world of professional accounting.
Code:
BMAK
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Victoria University is one of the world's leading institutions in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (SAP) education having strong links with the ERP industry.
Code:
BMBI
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Support the implementation and maintenance of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems by applying analytical techniques and technology to support information problems.
Code:
BMES
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
The Graduate Diploma in Business (Finance) provides an opportunity for those without a formal finance background to study postgraduate finance.
Code:
BMFN
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
This course is a one year degree that educates students in relation to a range of Industrial Relations and Human Resource issues.
Code:
BMIR
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders

Enhance your professional experience or qualifications with a Graduate Diploma in Business (International Business) from VU. Units completed in this graduate certificate can be transferred towards the Masters of Business (International Business) degree.

Code:
BMIA
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Develop specialist business knowledge and skills that will prepare you for management positions in a variety of fields.
Code:
BGMK
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Broaden your career prospects and prepare for a management or leadership role in the marketing industry.
Code:
BGBS
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Develop knowledge of the field of logistics and supply chain management with a focus on the skills and techniques required for employment in senior management roles.
Code:
BMBT
Duration:
2 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
Discover your potential as an SAP solutions specialist with a career in enterprise resource management planning (ERP) systems management.
Code:
BMFF
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
This course will develop your knowledge and technical skills in finance while keeping a global perspective on understanding the operation of financial markets.
Code:
BMIH
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders

VU’s Graduate Certificate in International Business prepares you for a global career in corporate, government or not-for-profit organisations. Units you complete as part of the graduate certificate may be credited towards our Master of International Business degree.

Code:
BMIB
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
The Master of Management focuses on the skills, knowledge and capabilities critical to contemporary management practice.
Code:
BMKM
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders
The Master of Marketing offers graduates a critical overview of marketing theory and science.
Code:
BGAP
Duration:
1 year
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, VU Sydney
Enhance your accounting knowledge by completing this specialisation which satisfies entry into CPA Australia.
Code:
BMSP
Duration:
1.5 years
Fees (2018): A$12,900 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
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): February and July
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
The Doctoral degree in Economics (PhD) is an advanced research program offered across VU’s research focus areas and the major disciplines of our academic Colleges.
Code:
UPBA
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
City Flinders, Footscray Park
Code:
UPEA
Duration:
4 years
Fees (2018): A$14,400 per semester
Intakes (2018): February and July
Campus:
Footscray Park
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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