Admission Information - Business

You can better understand the type of students that you will join at Murdoch by viewing the range of ATAR scores of applicants who have received offers, and the profile of all students that have commenced study within this course group.

The Business group contains the following courses:

B1350   Bachelor of International Business
B1359   Bachelor of Commerce
B1364   Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
B1367   Bachelor of Business


ATAR profile

The ATAR profile provides an indication of the range of applicants given offers in the last relevant admission period.

The following table contains raw ATAR data without adjustment factors alongside Selection Rank data, for students offered places in courses within this group in Semester 1 2020.

All ATAR-based offers onlyUnadjusted ATARsSelection Rank
Highest rank to receive an offer92.2092.20
Median rank to receive an offer73.7578.15
Lowest rank to receive an offer45.4045.40

Student profile

This table lists the likely peer cohort for students that commenced undergraduate study in courses within this group at Murdoch, and passed the census date in Semester 1 2020.

Applicant background
Commencing students
(course group)
Commencing students
(all students)
Higher education study96   (42.5%)1,150   (37.6%)
Vocational education and training (VET) study23   (10.2%)312   (10.2%)
Work and life experience12   (5.3%)194   (6.3%)
Recent secondary educationAdmitted solely on the basis of ATAR29   (12.8%)840   (27.5%)
Admitted where both ATAR and additional criteria were consideredN/AN/A
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR was not a factor8   (3.5%)210   (6.9%)
International students58   (25.7%)352   (11.5%)
All Students226   (100.0%)3,058   (100.0%)
N/A - Data not available for this item or not applicable for the relevant courses.
L/N - Low numbers: the number of students is <5.
N/P - Not published: number hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with <5 students