Bachelor of Commerce

  • CRICOS Code: 002143B
  • VTAC Code: 3800538101
  • International VTAC Code: 3800538103

Course overview

  • 3 years full time / 6 years part time
  • Parkville campus located in the heart of Melbourne city
  • Available to domestic and international students.
  • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


Commerce at Melbourne equips you with the skills to solve key business challenges and make a difference to society, policy and

Whether your aim is to work for a large financial consultancy, a tech startup or a social enterprise, studying commerce  teaches you how to operate in the modern business world and provides you with a global qualification. The skills you learn in commerce will be with you for life.

Commerce enables you to gain transferable skills which are in demand in every industry including:

  • Strategic planning
  • Economic and accounting practice
  • Customer relationship management
  • Financial decision making
  • Operations management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing.

Focus your degree

The Bachelor of Commerce has seven majors for you to choose from:

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Studies
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing.

The Commerce Graduate

Melbourne Commerce graduates are known for their solid understanding of business issues and processes, their resourcefulness and their problem-solving and leadership skills. They are highly sought after in a wide variety of professions in the public and private sectors, ranging from investment banking and accounting through to management consultancy and marketing.

Graduate Degree Packages

If you’re a high achieving Commerce applicant and are confident in your study plan, you can secure a pathway straight from secondary school into either the Bachelor of Commerce + Master of Engineering or Bachelor of Commerce + Juris Doctor with a Graduate Degree Package by applying via VTAC. If you don’t receive the required ATAR for a Graduate Degree Package, as a University of Melbourne student, you’ll still be able to access a huge number of graduate study pathway options.