Why study a Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies?
This double degree offers the opportunity to combine your interests and graduate with two qualifications. The course combines business training with skills in communication, such as writing and editing, critical thinking, organisation, analysis and research.
Areas of study
Business and Commerce
- Applied economics
- Banking and financial management
- Business analytics
- Business law and taxation
- Econometrics and business statistics
- International business management
- Strategic marketing
Communication and Media Studies
- Media studies
- Communication technologies and practices
- Youth media
- Media texts
- Media audiences
- Media, culture, power
- Cultural and communication policy
- Authorship and writing
Please note that for the Bachelor of Business and Commerce, you need to complete at least one or two majors and six compulsory, common, core units.
The Monash University Handbook has detailed information about the structure and requirements for the Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies.
There are few fields of study that open up as many career opportunities as business, commerce and communication. Our graduates work all over the world for governments and major corporations and in such fields as banking, media, finance, politics, management, accounting and insurance.
The range of career options depends on the subjects chosen, but, given we offer open electives and a business and commerce specialisation, graduates can explore many roles, such as:
- financial analysis
- human resources
- public relations
- international trade
- public relations
- corporate communications
The Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies requires the following entry scores:
|A Level, GCE||7.5|
|Australian Year 12 ATAR||70|
|Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education||18|
|Indian School Certificate Examination||60%|
|All India Senior School Certificate||65%|
|International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma||25|
|Kenya, Certificate of Secondary Education||7|
|Malaysia, Matriculation Program||2|
|Ontario Secondary Grade Diploma - Grade 12||74%|
|Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)||1710|
|South Africa, National Senior Certificate (2009 onwards)||31|
|Sri Lanka A Level||9|
|Vietnam High School Diploma)||8|
|Commencing Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) in 2016/2017*||63.75%*|
|UNIPREP/UNSW Foundation Studies||6.5|
|The University of Melbourne College Trinity Foundation Studies||67%|
|Sunway Foundation in Arts||60%|
*The undergraduate entry requirements published are for students who commence the MUFY program in 2016/2017.
Mathematics (Australian Year 11 equivalent) is a prerequisite for the Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies.
In 2016, annual tuition fees for this course are:
- RM35,000 for Malaysian students
- RM38,500 for international students.
Application - RM100
Registration - RM200
- General amenities - RM100
Visa application fee for new international student
- Indonesia - RM 2,840
- Other countries - RM 2,008
Each year, there are three intake periods for the Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies. This means that you can start in February, July or October.
Applications for credit can include credit transfer for previous study or recognition of prior learning.
- Bachelor of Business and Commerce
- Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies
- Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Honours)
For more information about this double degree, contact us.