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Our business degrees are internationally recognised and highly regarded. Courses are developed in consultation with industry to prepare you for emerging challenges and opportunities. Learn from experts in their field and gain practical experience while you study.

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OP and selection rank thresholds are only a guide, based on the lowest adjusted scores to which QUT made an offer in Semester 1, 2018. Courses may be harder or easier to get into each year, depending on their popularity and how many places we have available - it's about supply and demand.

Overview

Prepare for your career in business

Our globally-recognised, triple accredited business degrees will prepare you for diverse career opportunities both in Australia and overseas. We'll connect you with industry and challenge you with real-world projects to ensure you graduate with the knowledge and insight to be effective in your employment from day one.

Gain real-world experience

Work integrated learning is part of all courses in the QUT Business School. You'll learn by engaging with industry and community partners to undertake authentic activities that are assessed as part of your course. You'll also gain valuable experience and contacts through professional internships.

International opportunities

Explore different cultures, gain rewarding experiences and enhance your career prospects by undertaking an exchange or short study program. QUT business students can join one of the world’s most successful business case competition teams and travel internationally to compete. The Bachelor of Business – International offers you the chance to undertake a double degree with one of our overseas partner institutions so you graduate with two internationally recognised degrees.

Develop personal and professional skills

The Business Advantage Program will help you enhance your workplace competitiveness through free workshops delivered by guest presenters. Learn from industry and community leaders, enhance your connections and develop valuable skills.

Sam's business double degree took him to San Francisco.

"I represented QUT at international business case competitions in Hong Kong, Vancouver, Los Angeles and Montreal. QUT's global connections and international business competition experience really helped my career take off and now I'm working as a global management consultant in Bain & Company in San Francisco."
Sam Senior – Bachelor of Business (Economics)/Bachelor of Information Technology (Software Engineering)

A world-class business school

The QUT Business School is one of less than 60 business schools worldwide to have triple accreditation by the world's leading accrediting bodies. This means that your program has been benchmarked against the world's best business schools, and your qualification will be recognised around the world.

Gain a competitive edge

We offer internationally recognised, relevant courses, with flexible study options. Our Master of Business and Graduate Certificate in Business have a choice of 11 majors, covering everything from marketing to applied finance.

International outlook

Our course content is internationally relevant and our lecturers have significant experience worldwide. You can choose to study overseas with partner institutions or join our highly successful competition team, giving you the opportunity to test your skills in the global arena.

High-quality MBA and Executive MBA programs

Our MBA and Executive MBA programs are currently ranked amongst the best in the country by the Australian Financial Review and have been awarded five stars in the Graduate Management Association of Australia's star rating. The QUT Business School is one of only two schools in Australia to be accredited by the UK-based Association of MBAs.

I made strong business connections.

"It was fantastic to go through the EMBA with such an intelligent, supportive cohort. My Executive Advisor was an inspiring and astute female leader whose insight helped me through my own leadership journey."
Nicolie Curtis – Executive MBA

Accounting, economics and finance

Get insight into the real-world financial industry and experience the dynamic nature of financial markets and the fast pace of real-time asset price movement. Our courses will give you hands-on experience in finance, economics and accounting, with opportunities for international study that will allow you to make connections and take your career to unexpected heights.

Undergraduate courses

Not sure what to study in business?

The Bachelor of Business is designed so you can explore each of the core majors in your first year. This will help you make an informed decision about which major to study from your second year. If you already know what you want to study, you can explore our majors.

Tailor your business degree to your career aspirations with a choice of 8 major study areas plus second majors, minors and electives.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Single degrees

Graduate with a professional accounting qualification as well as contacts and experience gained through work placements and industry events.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Undertake a study program for high-achieving students that offers financial support, networking opportunities and extracurricular business activities.

OP 2

Selection rank 97

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Shape policy and strategy across a range of industries. Learn from industry professionals with opportunities for a study tour and practical experiences.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Analyse business portfolios and make recommendations for the best financial returns. Take part in hands-on projects using QUT’s Securities Dealing Room.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Increase your global employment opportunities and develop your intercultural skills with a business degree that incorporates overseas study.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
4 years full-time
8 years part-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083019B

This is one of the few specialised property courses in Australia. The property sector is one of Australia largest industries and second largest employer.

OP 12

Selection rank 73

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 080478K

Double degrees

Combine psychology and business for a career as a market researcher, human resources manager or training and development consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 060816G

Combine biomedical science with one of eight business majors for a career in health innovation and commercialisation, or in the research sector.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085233B

Combine business and digital media to take advantage for the rising demand for digital management and analytical skills in a range of roles and industries.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and entertainment industries to enhance local and global career opportunities in roles such as managing major entertainment projects.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and journalism for a journalism career with a specialty in finance, international affairs or politics, or work as a media executive, business analyst or researcher.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and professional communication for a career as a media or entertainment producer, public relations consultant or international business specialist.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and architecture to create environments that make a positive impact, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096576K

Combine business and fashion to work internationally in roles such as fashion buying, fashion marketer, fashion business analyst, design forecaster and fashion entrepreneur.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and industrial design for careers in industrial design management, strategic design, creative business ownership, entrepreneurship and business start-up ventures.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interaction design to gain cutting-edge design skills, learn to think creatively and critically, and prepare for careers in design, technology or innovation.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interior architecture to produce interior spaces that enhance quality of life, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and landscape architecture to develop outdoor spaces with positive impact or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and visual communication for careers including business analyst for graphic industries, visual communicator in an advertising agency, or digital content designer.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and animation to gain business knowledge and hands-on experience in animated filmmaking, visual effects, game development and the visual arts.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and creative writing to gain a competitive advantage in careers as a creative writer, publishing professional or public relations consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and drama to gain business knowledge for careers including performing arts marketing, management and stage management.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Use expertise from film, screen and new media combined with skills from business for a career within the advertising and corporate sectors or start your own specialised business.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine visual arts with business to broaden your skills and establish a career as a project manager, artist, manager, marketer, consultant or administrator.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business with games and interactive environments for a competitive advantage. Work in roles such as producer, project manager, content manager or marketer.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 092651C

Combine business and IT for diverse career opportunities such as technical consultant, chief information officer, systems analyst or brand strategist.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059595C

Combine law with one of eight business study areas. Ideal for roles in corporate law, company takeovers, mergers and acquisitions or intellectual property law.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083022G

Combine business and mathematics for roles in finance, investment, economics, environmental management, health, marketing, logistics, defence and research.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059601K

Combine education and business for careers in secondary school teaching with business as one of your two teaching areas, or in the business world.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

Combine human services with business for careers in areas such as staff recruitment and management or promotion of community service programs.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 088346B

Combine science and business for roles such as a laboratory manager, venture capitalist financier, or project manager for a firm taking scientific research to the marketplace.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 078352J

Gain a qualification recognised by several accrediting and professional organisations. You'll gain first-hand experience working in an accounting firm with our work placements program and make industry connections through our frequent engagement events. Finance students will have access to a fully equipped Securities Dealing Room on campus, the first of its kind in Queensland. With access to data from the Bloomberg network, providers of financial data to many of the world's financial institutions, you can apply the theory you learn to conduct real-world financial analysis, in real time, without the risks involved in real transactions.

Postgraduate courses

Honours

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B

Graduate certificates

Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E

Graduate diplomas

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 069962B
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M

Masters

Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 - 2 years full-time
4 years part-time
2 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove
External

CRICOS 095410G

Doctoral

Duration
3 - 4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 006367J

Advertising, marketing and PR

Work with real clients, build and outstanding portfolio and deliver practical solutions for contemporary problems in marketing, advertising and PR. Work with real clients and products developing campaigns, marketing strategies and brand identity management across a wide range of media, building a professional portfolio.

Undergraduate courses

Diplomas

Diploma in Business helps you meet the academic and English language requirements to enter the second year of QUT Bachelor of Business degree.

OP 14

Selection rank 68

Duration
1 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 081618F

Not sure what to study in business?

The Bachelor of Business is designed so you can explore each of the core majors in your first year. This will help you make an informed decision about which major to study from your second year. If you already know what you want to study, you can explore our majors.

Tailor your business degree to your career aspirations with a choice of 8 major study areas plus second majors, minors and electives.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Single degrees

Learn from the leader in advertising education, with more than 25 years’ experience. Interact with clients and work on real-world advertising briefs.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Undertake a study program for high-achieving students that offers financial support, networking opportunities and extracurricular business activities.

OP 2

Selection rank 97

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Learn how to do business within a global market. Develop negotiation and logistics management skills through practical experiences.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Use strategic thinking to analyse consumer behaviour and the marketplace to create and communicate marketing solutions for businesses.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Use strong communication skills and a strategic mindset to manage relationships between businesses and their audiences.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Increase your global employment opportunities and develop your intercultural skills with a business degree that incorporates overseas study.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
4 years full-time
8 years part-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083019B

Gain the creative skills needed for advertising and public relations. Tailor your studies to meet your career goals and undertake work-integrated learning in your final year.

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

Double degrees

Combine psychology and business for a career as a market researcher, human resources manager or training and development consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 060816G

Combine biomedical science with one of eight business majors for a career in health innovation and commercialisation, or in the research sector.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085233B

Combine business and digital media to take advantage for the rising demand for digital management and analytical skills in a range of roles and industries.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and entertainment industries to enhance local and global career opportunities in roles such as managing major entertainment projects.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and journalism for a journalism career with a specialty in finance, international affairs or politics, or work as a media executive, business analyst or researcher.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and professional communication for a career as a media or entertainment producer, public relations consultant or international business specialist.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and creative industries for careers including entertainment industries producer, events manager, creative entrepreneur or social media marketer.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059596B

Combine business and architecture to create environments that make a positive impact, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096576K

Combine business and fashion to work internationally in roles such as fashion buying, fashion marketer, fashion business analyst, design forecaster and fashion entrepreneur.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and industrial design for careers in industrial design management, strategic design, creative business ownership, entrepreneurship and business start-up ventures.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interaction design to gain cutting-edge design skills, learn to think creatively and critically, and prepare for careers in design, technology or innovation.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interior architecture to produce interior spaces that enhance quality of life, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and landscape architecture to develop outdoor spaces with positive impact or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and visual communication for careers including business analyst for graphic industries, visual communicator in an advertising agency, or digital content designer.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and animation to gain business knowledge and hands-on experience in animated filmmaking, visual effects, game development and the visual arts.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and creative writing to gain a competitive advantage in careers as a creative writer, publishing professional or public relations consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and drama to gain business knowledge for careers including performing arts marketing, management and stage management.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Use expertise from film, screen and new media combined with skills from business for a career within the advertising and corporate sectors or start your own specialised business.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine visual arts with business to broaden your skills and establish a career as a project manager, artist, manager, marketer, consultant or administrator.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business with games and interactive environments for a competitive advantage. Work in roles such as producer, project manager, content manager or marketer.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 092651C

Combine business and IT for diverse career opportunities such as technical consultant, chief information officer, systems analyst or brand strategist.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059595C

Combine law with one of eight business study areas. Ideal for roles in corporate law, company takeovers, mergers and acquisitions or intellectual property law.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083022G

Combine business and mathematics for roles in finance, investment, economics, environmental management, health, marketing, logistics, defence and research.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059601K

Combine education and business for careers in secondary school teaching with business as one of your two teaching areas, or in the business world.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

Combine human services with business for careers in areas such as staff recruitment and management or promotion of community service programs.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 088346B

Combine science and business for roles such as a laboratory manager, venture capitalist financier, or project manager for a firm taking scientific research to the marketplace.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 078352J

Work with real clients, build an outstanding portfolio and deliver practical solutions for contemporary problems in marketing, advertising and PR. You'll have the opportunity to test your skills with a real-world advertising, marketing or public relations practical project during your study. You'll also gain valuable professional contacts and connect with industry experts at events and seminars throughout the year.

Postgraduate courses

Honours

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B

Graduate certificates

Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031575D

This Graduate Certificate helps you meet the English language requirements to enter the QUT Master of Business program.

Duration
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 085449G

Graduate diplomas

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M
Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M

Masters

Duration
23 months part-time
23 months part-time

Campus
Canberra
Gardens Point

Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 045502F
Duration
2 years full-time
4 years part-time
2 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 069780G
Duration
1.5 - 2 years full-time
4 years part-time
2 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove
External

CRICOS 095410G

Doctoral

Duration
3 - 4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 006367J

Communication

Develop business skills and be able to think creatively and critically, communicate professionally, make ethical business decisions, and work in a global context. You’ll learn a breadth of skills across communication disciplines valued by employers seeking to capitalise on new media opportunities, and take advantage of internships and work placements across a broad range of industry organisations.

Undergraduate courses

Not sure what to study in business?

The Bachelor of Business is designed so you can explore each of the core majors in your first year. This will help you make an informed decision about which major to study from your second year. If you already know what you want to study, you can explore our majors.

Tailor your business degree to your career aspirations with a choice of 8 major study areas plus second majors, minors and electives.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Single degrees

Undertake a study program for high-achieving students that offers financial support, networking opportunities and extracurricular business activities.

OP 2

Selection rank 97

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Use strong communication skills and a strategic mindset to manage relationships between businesses and their audiences.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
3 years full-time
6 years part-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 003491G

Increase your global employment opportunities and develop your intercultural skills with a business degree that incorporates overseas study.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
4 years full-time
8 years part-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083019B

Gain the creative skills needed for advertising and public relations. Tailor your studies to meet your career goals and undertake work-integrated learning in your final year.

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

Undertake communication studies with an emphasis on digital innovation, industry placements and connections. Take advantage of rising demand for digital media skills.

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

This course is the first and only of its kind. Study the creative, industry and legal aspects of global entertainment and access work experience, hands-on projects and study trips

OP 12

Selection rank 73

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

Learn to prepare and present news on social channels, and across print, broadcast and online platforms. Access newsrooms and studios and learn from working professionals.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

Prepare for careers in professional settings in small and large organisations such as corporate writer, media adviser, editor, publisher or reviewer.

OP 13

Selection rank 71

Duration
3 years full-time
3 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096577J

Double degrees

Combine psychology and business for a career as a market researcher, human resources manager or training and development consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 060816G

Combine biomedical science with one of eight business majors for a career in health innovation and commercialisation, or in the research sector.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 085233B

Combine business and digital media to take advantage for the rising demand for digital management and analytical skills in a range of roles and industries.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and entertainment industries to enhance local and global career opportunities in roles such as managing major entertainment projects.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and journalism for a journalism career with a specialty in finance, international affairs or politics, or work as a media executive, business analyst or researcher.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and professional communication for a career as a media or entertainment producer, public relations consultant or international business specialist.

OP 8

Selection rank 84

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096579G

Combine business and architecture to create environments that make a positive impact, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096576K

Combine business and fashion to work internationally in roles such as fashion buying, fashion marketer, fashion business analyst, design forecaster and fashion entrepreneur.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and industrial design for careers in industrial design management, strategic design, creative business ownership, entrepreneurship and business start-up ventures.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interaction design to gain cutting-edge design skills, learn to think creatively and critically, and prepare for careers in design, technology or innovation.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and interior architecture to produce interior spaces that enhance quality of life, or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and landscape architecture to develop outdoor spaces with positive impact or for careers in management, marketing or other business aspects of design organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and visual communication for careers including business analyst for graphic industries, visual communicator in an advertising agency, or digital content designer.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096567M

Combine business and animation to gain business knowledge and hands-on experience in animated filmmaking, visual effects, game development and the visual arts.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and creative writing to gain a competitive advantage in careers as a creative writer, publishing professional or public relations consultant.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business and drama to gain business knowledge for careers including performing arts marketing, management and stage management.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Use expertise from film, screen and new media combined with skills from business for a career within the advertising and corporate sectors or start your own specialised business.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine visual arts with business to broaden your skills and establish a career as a project manager, artist, manager, marketer, consultant or administrator.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 064813M

Combine business with games and interactive environments for a competitive advantage. Work in roles such as producer, project manager, content manager or marketer.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 092651C

Combine business and IT for diverse career opportunities such as technical consultant, chief information officer, systems analyst or brand strategist.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059595C

Combine law with one of eight business study areas. Ideal for roles in corporate law, company takeovers, mergers and acquisitions or intellectual property law.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 083022G

Combine business and mathematics for roles in finance, investment, economics, environmental management, health, marketing, logistics, defence and research.

OP 7

Selection rank 86

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 059601K

Combine digital media and IT for careers in web design, graphic design, illustration, project management, web application design or social media management.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096583M

Combine digital media and justice studies for communication or justice roles in law enforcement, intelligence and security, or crime prevention.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096582A

Combine digital media and law for careers applying your legal expertise in the communication industries, or your media skills in legal areas such as privacy, freedom of speech or criminal law.

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096578G

Combine entertainment industries and law to work as a lawyer specialising in clients in entertainment arena, or as a producer or director of entertainment productions.

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096578G

Combine journalism and justice for roles including journalist with a specialty in areas of justice, media manager for legal environments, or analyst of legal matters for media organisations.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096582A

Combine journalism and law to work as a solicitor, barrister or in-house lawyer for a media organisation, or as a journalist covering law, politics, crime and foreign affairs.

OP 6

Selection rank 89

Duration
5.5 years full-time
5.5 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096578G

Combine journalism with science and use your skills as a science communicator, a field of growing demand with opportunities in the public and private sector.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 096584K

Combine communication and justice for roles such as communications manager, in-house writer or public relations specialist for organisations in the justice field.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096582A

Combine communication and nutrition studies to promote healthy lifestyle choices and prevent diet-related disease through mass communication.

OP 11

Selection rank 76

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096580C

Combine communication and public health to promote healthy lifestyle choices, prevent the spread of disease and improve education.

OP 13

Selection rank 71

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096581B

Combine communication and science for a career communicating scientific concepts, research and outcomes across corporate, policy and government sectors.

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 096584K

Combine education and business for careers in secondary school teaching with business as one of your two teaching areas, or in the business world.

Duration
4.5 years full-time
4.5 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

Combine human services with business for careers in areas such as staff recruitment and management or promotion of community service programs.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Kelvin Grove
Gardens Point

CRICOS 088346B

Combine science and business for roles such as a laboratory manager, venture capitalist financier, or project manager for a firm taking scientific research to the marketplace.

OP 9

Selection rank 81

Duration
4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 078352J

Our communications courses are flexible and provide a job-ready balance of communication skills and creative thinking. Develop your skills in real industry settings and prepare for a career in consultancies, government or private sector organisations, working in publicity, event management, brand management, advertising or direct marketing. A postgraduate degree in marketing, strategic advertising or public relations can update your skills or provide a career change to this field. Our integrated marketing communication course focuses on the strategic integration of the functions of public relations, advertising, promotion, direct marketing and personal selling to achieve brand equity and increase the effectiveness of promotional communications with target audiences.

Postgraduate courses

Honours

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 009038B

Graduate certificates

Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 031769E
Duration
6 months full-time
1 years part-time
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 031769E

This Graduate Certificate helps you meet the English language requirements to enter the QUT Master of Business program.

Duration
6 months full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove

CRICOS 085449G

Graduate diplomas

Duration
1 years full-time
2 years part-time
1 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point

CRICOS 072979M

Masters

Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time
1.5 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
External

CRICOS 085448J
Duration
1.5 - 2 years full-time
4 years part-time
2 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point
Kelvin Grove
External

CRICOS 095410G

Doctoral

Duration
3 - 4 years full-time
4 years full-time

Campus
Gardens Point