Course Code: CRS1400607 | CRICOS Course Code: 0100123
Business student at AIHE

Why Study the Bachelor of Business?

The Bachelor of Business at Adelaide Institute of Higher Education will ask you to consider the challenges of contemporary global business environments and encourage you to develop knowledge and skills to embrace cultural diversity and recognise it as an asset to business and the broader community.

Knowledge and skills in business management and operations will be developed to make a start in any business-related career and you will grow your awareness of theories and regulations that impact business practices and decision making.
The Bachelor of Business provides a broad based undergraduate business education that prepares you for a multitude of business contexts and roles. Students can also choose to incorporate a Marketing Minor in their studies to improve their future opportunities in marketing and customer service related roles.

Course Overview

  • Duration: 3 years full time study or 6 years part-time study. A full-time study load consists of 8 subjects per year. Two Marketing subjects are already studied in the core, so students who choose to, can study two Marketing electives to complete a Marketing Minor.
  • Structure: 16 Core Subjects and 8 Elective Subjects
  • Total Course Credit Points: 120
  • Points per subject: 5
  • AQF Level: Level 7
  • Availability for International Applicants: Yes
  • Campus: Adelaide


  • 2023 Study Period (SP) 3: 23 October
  • 2024 Study Period (SP) 1: 4 March
  • 2024 Study Period (SP) 2: 1 July
  • 2024 Study Period (SP) 3: 28 October

Tuition Fees

Domestic Student Tuition Fee: $16,000 per year

International Student Tuition Fee: $21,000 per year

For a schedule of the current AIHE fees and payments, please check our Fees Page.

AIHE provides a range of scholarships to students each year, please refer to the scholarship information for current availability.

Note: International students are required to undertake full time studies.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements (All students)

  • Satisfactory completion of Australian Year 12 or an international equivalent is required. International applicants should refer to the list of overseas qualifications accepted by AIHE for entry into the Bachelor of Business degree.

Learn more about the ways you can meet this criteria by viewing our Admissions Criteria.

English Language Requirements (Students with non-English native language)

IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall score with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent.
Learn more about the ways you can meet this criteria by viewing our Admissions Criteria.

Entry Pathways

AIHE accepts various post-graduate entry pathways for this course. Learn more about the various pathways by contacting us.
Applicants can apply for credit transfer if eligible. For more information please check the  Course Credit/Recognition of Prior Learning.

Subject Outline

The Bachelor of Business is offered in 3 Study Periods per year.
Please click here for more detailed subject descriptions.

Core Subjects

ACC1001 Accounting for Managers

ECO1001 Business Economics

BUS1001 Language in Business

BUS1003 Business Mathematics and Statistics

BUS1002 Perspectives in International Business

MKT1001 Marketing Fundamentals

FIN2001 Business Finance

LAW2001 Australian Business Law

BUS2002 Understanding Contemporary Organisations

BUS2001 Careers and Networking

BUS2003 Managing Across Cultures

BUS3003 Business Research

BUS3001 Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility

BUS3002 Work Integrated Learning

BUS3004 Business Models, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

MKT3001 International Marketing

Learning Methodology

  • Seminars, lectures, group activities, case studies and practical support sessions.
  • Includes, but is not limited to, group and individual assignments, exams and tests, role plays and participation, quizzes and presentations.
  • Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) available on application.

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Adelaide Institute of Higher Education (AIHE) is registered as an Institute of Higher Education with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the Australian Government regulator for Higher Education. AIHE delivers fully accredited undergraduate and postgraduate degrees to domestic and international students that are recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

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TEQSA Provider Category: Institute of Higher Education
CRICOS Provider Code: 03763K
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