48 months
37200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Arts and Commerce at Macquarie University has been reimagined by our world-leading academics in consultation with industry partners and public-sector organisations, so you can be assured you’ll acquire the transferable and technical skills needed for success in today’s and tomorrow’s workplaces. 


Our approach allows you to turn your passion into a career by exploring your interests in-depth, and by honing your skills and knowledge through practical experiences and expert teaching.

The Bachelor of Arts and Commerce at Macquarie University will prepare you to become a business professional in a wide range of careers. You’ll study a set of extensive and integrated foundation units that will orient you to business, followed by one or two majors to develop depth in your chosen discipline. Professional experiences are available with leading industry partners.

Career Opportunities 

Double degrees multiply your employment prospects and career flexibility. Undertaking two degrees enables you to explore two fields – or multiple interests in the same field – and tailor your career to your interests.

  • Arts manager
  • Auditor
  • Business or venture analyst
  • Choreographer
  • Criminologist
  • Economic policy adviser
  • Financial adviser or analyst
  • Intelligence and security specialist
  • Investment manager
  • Journalist

Programme Structure

Majors include

  • Ancient History
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Ethics
  • Chinese Studies 
  • Creative Writing
  • Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Information Systems
  • Cyber Security Governance
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


320 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International selection rank: 80. The selection rank is based on the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR). It determines the minimum eligibility requirements for entry to Macquarie.
  • Macquarie University recognises a range of international academic qualifications for direct entry to our courses, including:
  • senior secondary qualifications from more than 40 countries
  • several Australian and overseas foundation programs
  • diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor degrees assessed as comparable in standard to Australian qualifications.
  • CRICOS CODE: 099530M  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37200 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National - Commonwealth supported 

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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