Bachelor of Business (International Business) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Business (International Business)

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Prepare for a global business career

In an increasingly globalised world, business success requires the skills and knowledge to operate across national and cultural borders. Step into the challenging world of global business with a specialist program designed to hone your cross-cultural management skills. Study international marketing, trade, logistics and strategy, and open a world of opportunities in local and global industries. This field provides the skills to work in, build and manage an international enterprise, and examines the issues that matter in global business.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
Refer to the program footnotes
Semester 1 or Semester 2
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
Estimated total tuition fee *
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
Study locations QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 012031
  • Moreton Bay 014131
  • Online 015032
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 54.55 OP - 18 Rank - 64
USC program code
Semester 1 or Semester 2
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Recommended prior study
English; General Maths, Maths Methods or Specialist Maths
Total courses
Total units
  • International business
  • Cross-cultural management
  • Trade and finance
  • International marketing
  • Global logistics
  • Global strategy

In this program you will:

  • Learn how to identify business opportunities across global markets
  • Develop your emotional and cultural Intelligence
  • Study business law, corporate social responsibility and ethics
  • Get hands-on experience by developing an international business marketing strategy for a real company
  • Have opportunities to study overseas
Career opportunities:
  • International marketing specialist
  • International business consultant
  • Export/import manager
  • International logistics manager
  • Policy officer specialising in trade and investment
  • International human resource management consultant
  • Diplomat / public servant posted overseas
  • International business project team member
  • Start your own international business (import / export)
Graduates are eligible to become members of:
  • Australian Institute of Export
  • Australian Institute of Management
  • Australian Marketing Institute
  • Academy of International Business

Please note:

In 2021, all first-year courses in this degree will be available online. Second-year courses will be offered online from 2022, and third-year courses from 2023. If you wish to study online and are intending to apply for credit for previous studies, please contact Student Central to discuss your options.

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