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Bachelor of Business

Our Bachelor of Business will make you job-ready. We have a strong focus on practical real-world learning like internships, industry guest speakers, and live case studies. You don't need to be physically located in Tasmania to benefit from our connections with local industry. Our distance students have access to all the same opportunities as those who attend classes face-to-face.

As a distance student you'll be able to choose from one of the following three majors in the Bachelor of Business.


Marketing is about finding creative solutions to communication problems. You'll learn how to identify a target audience, develop strategies to reach them, and communicate effectively to drive action. This major is endorsed by the Australian Marketing Institute.


Careers in finance suit analytical, inquisitive thinkers who want to work closely with the decision makers in an organisation. You'll develop a strong understanding of banking and financial institutions by learning about financial planning and management, investment analysis, and corporate and international finance. This major is endorsed by the Australian Institute of Banking and Finance.

Human Resource Management

The most valuable asset a business has is its people and as a human resource manager you ensure this asset is well cared for. You'll learn about organisational behaviour including how individual differences, perceptions, attitudes, and motivation impact work performance.


Take your business career to the next level.

Postgraduate study leads to exceptional career outcomes. 90% of our postgraduate business and management students find full-time employment within 4 months of graduating and have an average salary of $97,000 (Source: 2017 Graduate Outcomes Survey).

The following postgraduate courses are available via distance.

Master of Business Administration (International)

Join our global community of leaders

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Master of Marketing Management / Master of Marketing Management (Advanced)

Learn best practice form industry experts

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Master of Professional Accounting / Master of Professional Accounting (Specialisation)

Gain a globally recognised qualification

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Graduate Certificate in Business Studies

Build a foundation for further study

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You might be eligible for a 25% reduction in fees.

Our Postgraduate Merit Scholarship offers a 25% reduction in tuition fees to students who achieved a B+/75% grade overall in their undergraduate studies. Learn More

Why study with us

When you study business at the University of Tasmania, you're getting a real-world advantage over other universities. As the only university in the state, we've formed close connections with industry. Our teaching staff are world-class and undertaking quality research in accounting, corporate governance, economics, finance, management and marketing.

This combination ensures that when you graduate, you'll have the skills you need to succeed – whether you want to want to start a small business based on your passion, or rise up through a company.