With over 150 years of educational heritage, Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a publicly funded Australian institution offering students high quality and
internationally recognised qualifications. Our focus on community engagement and practical skill development ensures ACU graduates are ready to make a real difference in the world.
Packaging your degree with our English language courses is a great idea as it allows you to improve your English and ease into university life at the same time. ACU has English language centres on three of its campuses: Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Choose from a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the areas listed in left hand navigation bar.
Whether you travel the world for international business, enter the finance field or launch a marketing agency – a career in business means opportunities. It’s up to you which one you chase, but no matter your goal, we can help you reach it. And with us, you’ll get more than your usual business degree. You’ll learn how to act in business to create positive and sustainable change.
Acquire skills in auditing, financial reporting, internal controls and management accounting, even if you’ve never studied accounting before.
Enhance your future employment opportunities by learning how to maximise an organisation’s financial resources.
Graduate with a degree that is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Institute of Public Accountants and gain entry into the Professional Level Program CPA and the Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting.
All Faculty of Business undergraduate students are required to undertake a community engagement unit where students engage in voluntary work within a not-for-profit organisation over a period of 35-70 hours.
ACU’s business programs are designed for professionals looking to take their career to the next level. Postgraduate study can help you towards a promotion or to move your career into a different industry. Our courses are designed for the next generation of business leaders who will be global, critical and creative thinkers.
Students may elect to enrol in a professional experience unit involving professional placement within a business organisation (in the relevant discipline area) over a period of 105 hours.
Build an in-depth appreciation of the global business sector and the potential for industry dynamics to impact on future business opportunities.
Gain expertise in analysis, evaluation, strategic and business process management in changing business environments.
Develop analytical, decision making and leadership skills that will prepare you for a career in commerce, government and not-for-profit organisations.
A requirement of the degree is a community engagement unit where students engage in voluntary work within a not-for-profit organisation over a period of 35-70hours.
Select an area of professional specialisation that relates directly to your chosen career. Choose from a wide selection majors including: accounting (for professional accreditation, event management, finance, human resource management, informatics, management and marketing.
You can also choose to study from the following minors: accounting (for professional accreditation), Data Analytics, Entrepreneurship, Event Management, Finance, Human Resource Management, Informatics, International Business, Management, Marketing, Occupational Health Safety and Environment.
Our commerce degrees allow you to develop advanced skills and knowledge that will support you to pursue a senior management career.
The Bachelor of Commerce has been accredited with the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) for a period of three years (2017-2020).
Eligible to apply for senior membership with CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Institute of Public Accountants, the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) and other professional organisations, depending on the subjects you study.
105 hours of voluntary work within a not-for-profit organisation.
Additional 140-hour professional placement within a business organisation in your area of interest.
Find out about our degree scholarships and English Courses.