Undergraduate course

Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

If you’d like to make a positive impact in the world by running your own business, creating new opportunities or dreaming up new ideas, this is the course is for you.

What type of student are you?

Murdoch code

B1394

Study mode

Part Time or Full Time

Duration (years)

4

Selection rank

70

CRICOS code

103498A
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Five-star rating

For Learner Engagement and Student Support for Accounting, Business and Management. 1

Strong job growth

For careers in accounting, advertising, finance, human resource management and management. 2

First university

In WA to offer SimLabTM, an immersive, virtual reality platform to prepare you for real-life HR experiences.

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Overview

Explore the inner workings of business marketing, strategy and culture, with activities and workshops to boost your creative thinking skills. This is the only combined degree of its type in WA.

Develop the kind of business knowledge, skills and new ways of thinking you can use to bring fresh ideas to existing organisations or create your own business venture.

When you graduate, you’ll have the confidence to make a difference in both corporate and small business settings, or the skills you need to work for yourself. To expand your career prospects even further, you can choose to specialise in Accounting, Business LawFinanceGlobal Business and PoliticsHospitality and Tourism ManagementHuman Resources ManagementInternational BusinessManagement or Marketing.

3 reasons to study a combined Bachelor of Business and Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Murdoch

  1. This degree is not offered anywhere else in WA.
  2. Take advantage of Launchpad, where you can connect, collaborate and create with local business and industry.
  3. Book a session with our Entrepreneur in Residence- Jeremy Chetty, former Murdoch student, successful entrepreneur and co-founder of Student Edge. Jeremy runs sessions on how to create your own start-up and can mentor and share his experiences with you.

What you’ll learn

Build the knowledge and skills you need to meet your career or study goals. Here are some of the things you’ll learn:

  • Entrepreneurial marketing
  • Cultures of innovation
  • Entrepreneurial strategy
  • Resourcing an entrepreneurial venture
  • Law and the entrepreneur

Your future career

Graduating with a Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation opens up many career opportunities. You could work for yourself or work within any industry or sector. Careers could include:

  • Entrepreneur/Business Owner
  • Intrapreneur (you could be a manager within a company who promotes new product development and marketing)
  • Account Executive
  • Business Analyst or Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer/Chief Financial Officer

You could work in state and federal government, non-governmental organisations (known as NGOs), not-for-profit organisations, marketing, business, property and more – the list is endless!

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Entry requirements

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English Requirements

You must meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch, which can be demonstrated through either English proficiency testsuniversity preparation coursesEnglish language coursesprevious tertiary study or vocational education.

 

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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Adjustment for Murdoch RISE

Murdoch RISE is a selection rank adjustment, as part of our commitment to helping students from regional, Indigenous and low socio-economic backgrounds gain university entry.

If you achieve an ATAR of 60.00 - 89.95, a Murdoch RISE adjustment factor of up to 10.00 points may help you get into your preferred course. Murdoch RISE can increase your selection rank up to a maximum of 90.00.

There’s no application or need to register. If you are eligible, the adjustment factor is automatically added to your raw ATAR score when you apply.

 

This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

Find out more

 

This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

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