Duration

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2017

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours).

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol for honours, a student must complete the Bachelor of Business Management program requirements or equivalent with a GPA of at least 5.5.

International students may start in Semester one only.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in Semester 1 - October 31 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

School of Business

Email: postgrad_enquiries@business.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 6475

Web:

Duration

1 Year full-time

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours).

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol for honours, a student must complete the Bachelor of Business Management program requirements or equivalent with a GPA of at least 5.5.

International students may start in Semester one only.

CRICOS Code: 081749F

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Please note that all applications will be considered after the closing date.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours)?

The honours program in business management provides students with an extra year of high quality study to enhance their business and research skills.

An honours degree demonstrates to employers that you are someone with exceptional ability and superior skills. Places are strictly limited and are competed for on the basis of academic merit.

In addition to compulsory courses, including a research thesis, you can choose to study specialist areas in the fields of management, or real estate and development.

What you can study

assessment. In the final year, students also have a choice between writing an independent research thesis or taking further courses.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours).

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

Majors/Specialisations

Studies may be undertaken in the following specialisations. Please click on the major(s) that are of interest to you for more information.

Bachelor of Business Management

Honours

Honours will be awarded to all graduates of this program.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

To enrol for honours, a student must complete the Bachelor of Business Management program requirements or equivalent with a GPA of at least 5.5.

International students may start in Semester one only.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in Semester 1 - October 31 of the previous year.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

To enrol for honours, a student must complete the Bachelor of Business Management program requirements or equivalent with a GPA of at least 5.5.

International students may start in Semester one only.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 081749F

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Please note that all applications will be considered after the closing date.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Bachelor of Business Management (Honours)

Careers

Graduates of the Bachelor of Business Management Honours program can expect to find career opportunities within both public and private sector organisations. A wide range of specific employment opportunities include:

  • business economics
  • business policy and strategy
  • business research and consulting
  • convention centres
  • entrepreneurship
  • event management
  • general management positions
  • hotel and resort industry
  • industrial relations
  • international business
  • marketing negotiation and advocacy
  • occupational health and safety management
  • sales and retailing
  • small business and human resource management,
  • staff recruitment and selection
  • staff training and development
  • travel and tourism consultancies

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following organisations:

  • Australian Human Resources Institute
  • Australian Institute of Valuers and Land Economists
  • Australian Marketing Institute
  • Economic Society of Australia
  • Real Estate Institute of Queensland

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours)

To complete the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours), a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain 16 units from the BBusMan(Hons) list. Refer to the BBusMan(Hons) rules for further information.

The class of honours is calculated on the basis of the grade point average of the results obtained by a student in the first attempt at all courses that contribute to the program (see PPL 3.50.12b of the Policy and Procedures Library).

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours).

Program Rules for the Bachelor of Business Management (Honours)