48 months
31360 AUD/year
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The Commerce - Innovation and Entrepreneurship program from University of Newcastle is designed for graduates of the future. The world is rapidly changing and employers are increasingly looking for the next generation of graduates who are experts in their chosen field but who can also apply innovative thinking and entrepreneurial flair.

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This Commerce - Innovation and Entrepreneurship program from University of Newcastle enables you to think distinctively, creatively and critically in a business environment. It provides the skills required to develop entrepreneurial ideas into successful new ventures, or work within existing businesses in an innovative way.

Embedding commerce, innovation and entrepreneurial knowledge into a combined degree program with practical experiences in diverse industries makes you extremely employable in both the public and private sectors.

Why study with us?

  • Employers prefer our graduates - The work-ready skills you will gain from this degree will give you a substantial edge in the jobs market, which is evident with 92.8% of Bachelor of Commerce graduates securing employment within four months of completing their degree. (Overall employment rate - 2019 Graduate Outcomes Survey).
  • Hands-on and innovative - Develop your entrepreneurial flair and gain the commercial know-how to create innovative solutions for society and organisations.
  • Greater Bank Finance Lab - Located on level one of the University’s new state of the art CBD vertical campus, NeW Space, the Greater Bank Finance Lab is a hands-on learning environment, enabling University of Newcastle Business School students to build their skills in financial decision making, risk management and economic systems, before they graduate.
  • Make global connections - Take part in international immersions, placements, student exchange and leadership programs in countries all over the world.

Career opportunities

The work-ready skills you will gain from this degree will give you a substantial edge in the jobs market.

This contemporary degree prepares you with the academic knowledge and unique practical experience needed to become highly competitive in rapidly changing regional, national and global economies and communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Decision Makers
  • Accounting Practice
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics for Business Decisions
  • Macroeconomics in the Global Economy
  • Marketing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 120 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


320 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 088922G

  • Academic transcript
  • Completion certificate
  • Evidence of English proficiency
  • Passport biometric page
  • For programs requiring work experience, a curriculum vitae (CV)/resume and/or letters of work experience are recommended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31360 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31360 AUD per year during 48 months.

National students are Commonwealth Supported.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Bachelor of Commerce - Innovation and Entrepreneurship
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