Business courses and degrees

In the boundless plains of the digital era we may be buying different things in different ways but there are some fundamentals of business that stay the same.

That’s why we offer business management courses and commerce degrees at Swinburne. Not only will you learn how to innovate and turn new ideas into profitable ventures, but business studies will help you develop the fundamental, baseline skills you need to operate any kind of business – from start-up phase to runaway success.

Why study with us?

#1 in Victoria for learner engagement and support services*

Our business degree grads earn 9.8% more^

Ranked in top 5% globally with AACSB accreditation#

#1 MBA and Executive MBA in Australia according to CEO Magazine**

Business study guide

Business study guide

Kickstart your career in business, accounting, entrepreneurship, data analysis, human resources, marketing and beyond.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Swinburne

Graduate success

Entrepreneurship and innovation graduate Tim reveals what he’s learned from co-founding two businesses, Humble Body and Melbourne Pickle Co.

Get a taste of our courses

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    Postgraduate study for professionals

    Designed for experienced professionals, AGSE courses are co-created with industry and combine real-world connections with leading research.

    Graduates are prepared to innovate in a business environment filled with challenges and opportunities.

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Student experience

Hear about Jacqueline's journey from haute couture hair stylist to marketing student at Swinburne.

Where can a business course take you?

There are so many pathways available to you when you choose to study a business course. Here are the steps for three popular career options:

*GUG 2021: QILT Undergraduate Student Experience Survey 2019 and 2020

^the median salary for Undergraduate Swinburne business graduates is $65.6K (Highest in Melbourne) 9.3% above the national average – as according to QILT: Graduate Outcomes Survey 2018–2020

#AACSB accreditation

**Swinburne's MBA and Executive MBA are ranked as Tier One in the CEO Magazine 2021 Global MBA Rankings – #1 in Australia

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