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Bachelor of Business

Course code:  HE20514  CRICOS: 092518G

Course duration
3 years full-time or
6 years part-time

St Leonards Campus


Start date
30 July 2018

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The Bachelor of Business is a three year generalist business qualification that will prepare you for work as a business professional across a range of enterprises and industries, nationally and internationally.

The course aims to develop multi skilled graduates who can engage in current industry practice, who can think critically and problem solve.

You will develop a thorough understanding of the full range of business functions including management, economics, finance, technology, marketing, communications, statistics, law and people management. In addition you will choose from a range of electives to further develop your areas of interest including international business protocols, business relationship management, digital and data analytics to name a few. An industry internship in third year will enable you to experience a real workplace.

Download the Bachelor of Business brochure.

Why study with us?

Here’s just a few of the things that makes our course exceptional:

  • Developed in consultation with industry to give you the skills that employers are looking for
  • Practical and industry-focused study. This course includes a Professional Internship in your final semester giving you work ready skills
  • Guaranteed small class sizes for excellent individual support
  • Balance of strong technical skills and analytical problem solving

Career opportunities

This degree will give you a broad range of knowledge and skills, meaning that once you've graduated there are many career pathways open to you. You will be qualified for positions in areas such as:


  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Human resources
  • General Business
  • Business Analysis and decision making

Need to know

Information session dates

Tuesday, 22 May and Tuesday 12 June at 6pm to 7pm in Level 1 Room B1-51 at St Leonards Campus Building B, Pacific Highway NSW 2065


Full-time: 20 hours per week face-to-face
Part-time: 10 hours per week face-to-face

Course structure

For full details about the structure of the program and an overview of the subjects please download the Course Structure

Course fees and fee-help information

In 2018, tuition fees for domestic students will be $1,200 per subject. Students must complete 24 subjects, so the total cost of this course will be $28,800*.

There may be additional costs to purchase resources required for individual subjects. The course coordinator can advise you of any additional course fees.

*Note that tuition fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change. Check current fee information in the Fee Schedule on the Fees and Payments page.

This course is available for enrolment by international students, subject to meeting course entry requirements and satisfying student visa conditions. For more information including tuition fees contact the international student services unit on +61 2 99423539.



FEE-HELP is available to eligible Australian students. The Australian government provides assistance to higher education students through the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP).

FEE-HELP is a loan scheme available to eligible fee paying students to pay all or part of their tuition fees. Find out if you are eligible for FEE-HELP.



Entry requirements

Applicants are required to hold, at minimum at least one of the following entry requirements to be considered eligible for admission:

  • NSW HSC (Higher School Certificate) or equivalent; or
  • recognised Tertiary Preparation Certificate; or
  • Certificate IV level or higher vocational qualification; or
  • completion of at least one year full-time study or equivalent in a degree course at a higher education institution

If you don't meet the above educational requirements you may apply for entry into this course based on mature age or educational disadvantage. Please contact us if you wish to apply for special admission
You do not require an ATAR for entry into this course.

Additional requirements

You are also required to have mathematics knowledge to HSC level or equivalent before entering this course, or you may be required to undertake a bridging program or preparatory maths course. You may be invited to attend an interview as part of the application process and/or submit a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate reasonable success in the course.

If you do not meet any of the four minimum entry requirements, you may be able to apply for entry under special admissions provisions including mature age or disadvantage.



How to apply

Applications are now open for Semester 2, 2018.

Download the TAFE NSW Higher Education Application Form for the Bachelor of Business, on the TAFE NSW Applying and fees page.  Follow the instructions on the form to complete your submission and lodge your application in person, by mail or by email to our St Leonards Campus.


Development programs

A number of opportunities exist for our higher education students outside their regular studies. For more information, check out our Development programs page.


In 2016, TAFE NSW Northern Sydney launched Enactus, an international non-profit organisation dedicated to inspiring students to improve the world through entrepreneurial action. Check out to find out more and see some of the amazing projects that they’ve already helped to accomplish in Australia and around the world.

As a member of an Enactus team, you’ll develop the kind of teamwork, leadership and communication skills that can only come from real life experiences.


Any questions?

If you would like further information about the course or have any questions, you can contact us by phone or email:

Telephone: 02 9448 4457 or 131 674