Bachelor of Business

The MIT Bachelor of Business develops graduates with the knowledge and ability to work as specialist business professionals in varied and changing business environments. The degree offers a range of core units with a strong industry focus and has been designed to develop students’ critical thinking, communication and professional skills, which are required in contemporary 21st century business settings. Students will engage in work integrated learning and problem based learning activities and participate in a professionally focused, multidisciplinary capstone unit during their final year of study.

The MIT Bachelor of Business allows students the flexibility to determine which business discipline they wish to pursue. Students gain a broad understanding of business principles through the first year core units, and then go on to develop specialised skills in a business discipline of their choice, through the study of a specialisation.

The MIT Bachelor of Business offers three specialisations:

 

The course links theoretical and practical knowledge needed to operate effectively in diverse workplace settings such as not-for-profits, government, small business and corporations.

Overview

VTAC Code 9470194732 (DFP)
9470194733 (IFP)
UAC Code 570110
Duration 3 Years (6 Trimesters) Full-Time or Equivalent Part-Time
Intake March, July, November
Campus Melbourne (City)
Sydney (City)
Study mode On Campus

 


Job Prospects

Strong
 
1346

Average Weekly Pay*

 

* Based on Advertising and Marketing Professionals job outlook published at joboutlook.gov.au

 


Majors

Accounting Major

The Bachelor of Business, major in Accounting, provides a detailed study of the accounting discipline which includes various theories and models of accounting, the roles and traditions of accounting, internal and external financial reporting, management and financial accounting, auditing, taxation, regulatory compliance, international accounting standards and an awareness of ethical issues.

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Marketing Major

The Bachelor of Business, majoring in Marketing is designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to deal with the competitive global market. The degree provides core marketing units that cover the practice and theory of marketing. Students develop creativity and flexibility in the application of their knowledge.

More information...

Management Major

The Bachelor of Business, major in Management explores the body of knowledge required by future managers. Some of the key areas of study include: management theory and practice, human resource management, budgeting and planning, organisational behaviour, change management, leadership skills, strategic management, knowledge management and international business. Graduates of this program have an excellent platform to proceed to a career in management.

More information...

Accreditation

The Bachelor of Business is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) - www.teqsa.gov.au.

 

Professional accreditation and membership

The Bachelor of Business with Accounting major is accredited by CPA Australia - Certified Practising Accountant Australia (see www.cpacareers.com.au), ICAA – Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (see www.charteredaccountants. com.au), and IPA – Institute of Public Accountants (see www. publicaccountants.org.au). Upon successful completion of the course graduates will be eligible to apply for associate membership of both CPA Australia and IPA. You will also be eligible for entry into the CPA Program of CPA Australia and the CA Program of the ICAA.

Essential Requirements

  1. Applicants must meet the academic entry requirements including pre-requisites for their chosen course, and
  2. Applicants must meet the minimum English language requirement for their chosen course, and
  3. Applicants must be 18 years of age as at the commencement date of their chosen course or unit.

  • Successful completion of your Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or the equivalent in your state or territory, or
  • Successful completion of the International Baccalaureate.

Pathways

If you do not meet our entry requirements, you may be able to gain entry to this course by completing Foundation Studies or Diploma programs offered by a university, a TAFE or a private provider accredited as compliant with the Australian National Standards for Foundation Programs.

TAFE/VET Diploma and Advanced graduates may be eligible to apply for Credit Transfer.  You can get up to one-year credit transfer for a relevant Diploma and up to 1.5 years for a relevant Advanced Diploma

 

Credit Transfer

Credit transfer provide students with credit for learning already achieved. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about credit transfer.

Applications for credit transfer must be made before or during orientation and enrolment week.

 

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning (RPL) allows students to gain credit towards their course based on their prior learning (including formal, informal and non‐formal learning). Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about credit transfer.

Applications for Recognition of Prior Learning must be made before or during orientation and enrolment week.

 

Study now, pay later - with FEE-HELP

Students studying at MIT may be eligible for FEE-HELP. FEE-HELP is a loan scheme that assists eligible fee-paying students to pay their tuition fees. An eligible person may borrow up to the FEE-HELP limit to pay tuition fees over their lifetime.

For further information about FEE-HELP, click here or visit studyassist.gov.au

 

Tuition Fees

For 2018-19 fee information visit mit.edu.au/study-with-us/tuition-fees.

 

Financial Assistance

Youth and student allowances

For details on Youth Allowance, Austudy and ABSTUDY, visit humanservices.gov.au

 

Where to get further information

Before applying, ensure that you complete your application accurately, answer relevant questions and attach your academic and other supporting documents. 

You must determine whether you meet prerequisites. See the relevant course information page for more information on prerequisites.

  • Certified copies of your academic documents (e.g., Year 12 study score, transcript, certificate/s)
  • Evidence of English language skills (if you completed studies from a  non-English speaking country)
  • Employment related documents e.g. employment certificate, reference letter, resume(where applicable)
  • Any relevant professional/personal development course certificates
  • Personal Statement (where applicable)
  • Bio-data page of your passport or birth certificate or citizenship

For information on key dates for applying and receiving offers for courses through VTAC, visit VTAC website

How to Apply?

Learn more about whole of institution set here.

Current Year 12 Students

If you are a current year 12 student, you must apply through VTAC.

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Non-current Year 12 Students

If you are a non-current year 12 student, you may apply directly to MIT.

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Apply by Email

Scan and email your application via email to application@mit.edu.au

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Apply by Post

Deliver hard-copy application in person or by post at:

288 La Trobe Street,
Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia

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What to do after you have applied

The application processing time for direct applications is five working days after receiving the application at MIT. It may take longer during peak periods.

If you applied through VTAC, offers are released at different times. For more information on VTAC offer rounds and important dates, please visit the VTAC page.

Depending on your application method, if your application is successful, you will receive:

  • Offer through your VTAC account if you applied through VTAC
  • Offer by email if you applied directly to MIT

How to accept your offer

Whether you received direct offer or VTAC offer, you will need to attend the offer acceptance and enrolment date specified in your offer to accept your offer and enrol in units.

Deferment of offer

You can defer up to 12 months. If you wish to defer studies, you must do so before the offer acceptance and enrollment date specified in your offer letter.

Download the Deferral Form here

For more indormation, call (03) 8600 6700 or email enquiries@mit.edu.au

Student Profile for Bachelor of Business

The table below gives an indication of the likely peer cohort for new students at the Melbourne Institute of Technology. It provides data on students that commenced Bachelor of Business in the academic year 2017, including those admitted through all offer rounds, across both Melbourne and Sydney Campus, and international students studying Bachelor of Business at Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Applicant background

Full year intake [2017]

Number of students

Percentage of all students

(A) Past higher education study
  • (includes a bridging or enabling course)
16455.78%
(B) Past vocational education and training (VET) study--
(C) Recent secondary education  
  • Admitted solely on the basis of ATAR (regardless of whether this includes the impact of adjustment factors such as equity or subject bonus points)
  • Admitted where both ATAR and additional criteria were considered (e.g. portfolio, audition, extra test, early offer conditional on minimum ATAR)
  • Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR was not a factor (e.g. special consideration, audition alone, schools recommendation scheme with no minimum ATAR requirement)
11238.10%
(D) Work and life experience
  • (Admitted on the basis of previous achievement other than the above)
186.12%
International Students25687.07%
All Students294100.0%

Notes:

  • L/N - Low numbers: the number of students is less than 5.
  • N/A - Data not available for this item.
  • N/P - Data not published for this item.

For institute level student profile, click here.

 

The MIT Bachelor of Business develops graduates with the knowledge and ability to work as specialist business professionals in varied and changing business environments. The degree offers a range of core units with a strong industry focus and has been designed to develop students’ critical thinking, communication and professional skills, which are required in contemporary 21st century business settings. Students will engage in work integrated learning and problem based learning activities and participate in a professionally focused, multidisciplinary capstone unit during their final year of study.

The MIT Bachelor of Business allows students the flexibility to determine which business discipline they wish to pursue. Students gain a broad understanding of business principles through the first year core units, and then go on to develop specialised skills in a business discipline of their choice, through the study of a specialisation.

The MIT Bachelor of Business offers three specialisations:

 

The course links theoretical and practical knowledge needed to operate effectively in diverse workplace settings such as not-for-profits, government, small business and corporations.

Overview

CRICOS Course Code 067439D (VIC)
072668D (NSW)
Major Accounting
Marketing
Management
Duration 3 Years (6 Trimesters) Full-Time or Equivalent Part-Time
Intake March, July, November
Campus Melbourne (City)
Sydney (City)
Study mode On Campus

 


Job Prospects

Strong
 
1346

Average Weekly Pay*

 

* Based on Advertising and Marketing Professionals job outlook published at joboutlook.gov.au

 


 

Majors

Accounting Major

The Bachelor of Business, major in Accounting, provides a detailed study of the accounting discipline which includes various theories and models of accounting, the roles and traditions of accounting, internal and external financial reporting, management and financial accounting, auditing, taxation, regulatory compliance, international accounting standards and an awareness of ethical issues.

More information...

Marketing Major

The Bachelor of Business, majoring in Marketing is designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to deal with the competitive global market. The degree provides core marketing units that cover the practice and theory of marketing. Students develop creativity and flexibility in the application of their knowledge.

More information...

Management Major

The Bachelor of Business, major in Management explores the body of knowledge required by future managers. Some of the key areas of study include: management theory and practice, human resource management, budgeting and planning, organisational behaviour, change management, leadership skills, strategic management, knowledge management and international business. Graduates of this program have an excellent platform to proceed to a career in management.

More information...

Accreditation

The Bachelor of Business is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) - www.teqsa.gov.au.

 

Professional accreditation and membership

The Bachelor of Business with Accounting major is accredited by CPA Australia - Certified Practising Accountant Australia (see www.cpacareers.com.au), ICAA – Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (see www.charteredaccountants. com.au), and IPA – Institute of Public Accountants (see www. publicaccountants.org.au). Upon successful completion of the course graduates will be eligible to apply for associate membership of both CPA Australia and IPA. You will also be eligible for entry into the CPA Program of CPA Australia and the CA Program of the ICAA.

Entry Requirement

Minimum requirements: Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent
Pre-requisite: None

 

International Students - English Language Requirement

English language Proficiency testsResults Required
IELTS (Academic)Overall score 6.0 (no band less than 5.5) or equivalent

 

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How to Apply?

If you are not in Australia

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If you are in Australia

All International students who are currently in Australia may apply directly to MIT.

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Apply by Email

Scan and email your application via email to application@mit.edu.au

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Apply by Post

Deliver hard-copy application in person or by post at:

288 La Trobe Street,
Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia

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