"UQ Business School's commerce program surpassed my expectations with unparalleled access to professionally-experienced lectures."
Bachelor of Commerce
Interested in exploring opportunities in a wide range of commercial environments? The Bachelor of Commerce is your passport to a career in accounting, financial management, banking or business analytics.
Designed to develop your business acumen, financial literacy and analytical skills, graduates of the Bachelor of Commerce have a combination of core and specialist knowledge, along with sharp analytical and technical skills. You’ll be a step ahead of the competition and prepared to adapt to the ever-changing global commercial environments.
A Bachelor of Commerce is designed for those interested in careers in the accounting, financial management, banking, business analytics or business information systems fields.
Graduates complete a range of compulsory courses that cover concepts relevant across the financial services sector. You’ll also study topics including accounting, information systems, finance, economics, business law, management and more.
Choose to study either one or two majors that are relevant to your desired career. Majors are optional, if you prefer you can study a mix of courses, however if you seek professional memberships such as with the Accounting Professional bodies, it is important that you follow the appropriate program plan and complete the appropriate major(s).
In business, everyone’s looking for an edge. The Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) signals your outstanding academic abilities and superior analytical skills in your chosen specialisation.
Push the boundaries and develop high-level skills in critical and analytical thinking, research, communication, problem-solving and project management with an Honours degree.
Graduates of the Bachelor of Commerce have the opportunity to progress into the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) program.
Interested in taking your degree further? A dual program lets you study two degrees at the same time. Each dual program has a single set of program rules.
The following dual programs are available with the Bachelor of Commerce:
The Bachelor of Commerce prepares graduates through a highly relevant and professional program of study, preparing them to be a value-adding business professional. Specific career outcomes are dependent on students chosen majors and career ambitions.
Past graduates have successfully sought careers with top tier accounting and advisory firms, finance firms, banks and consultancy firms, both in Australia and around the world.
As a UQ student, you have access to a range of services to prepare for a successful career: