How to Study BBA in Australia?

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BBA in Australia

BBA or Bachelor of Business Administration is a 3-year undergraduate degree program that helps students understand how an entrepreneurial flair mixed with practical skills can turn a great idea into a booming business. BBA helps develop skills in subject areas such as entrepreneurship, human resources, marketing and strategy, management, ethics, economics, accounting and business technologies. Studying BBA in Australia can be a great move for your career because it’s the world’s top 3rd destination as an English-speaking country and home to the best academic universities.

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7 Reasons to Study BBA in Australia 

  1. BBA helps you review, analyse, consolidate and synthesise organisational knowledge and demonstrate a broad understanding of management and leadership knowledge with in-depth knowledge in areas such as entrepreneurship, human resources, marketing and strategy, management, ethics, economics, accounting and business technologies.
  2. The course prepares students for potential careers as Business Consultants, Administrators, an Officer in the Australian Public Service, Managers, Marketing representatives, and Entrepreneurs to name a few.
  3. Semester system with long breaks for internships, and vacations. Most universities in Australia have two semesters a year, except a few which have three trimesters. 
  4. Almost all universities offer this course both on-campus and online. The duration of a full-time course is 3 years.
  5. Universities in Australia help you gain real-world experience as part of your studies through an industry internship or mentorship opportunity.
  6. A BBA degree allows you to pursue an MBA in the country and look for further studies, internships and short-term courses that can help you grow in the industry.
  7. After completing BBA, you can be employed in sectors such as sales, advertising, marketing, corporate services, tourism, hospitality, health, welfare, social services, administration, public relations, policy, planning, production, education services, customer services, facilities and construction and earn an average salary of AUD 70,000-180,000 (INR 37 – 96 Lakhs) per year in Australia.

Also read: MBA in Australia

Top Universities offering BBA in Australia 

Following are the top universities offering BBA courses in Australia:

University QS World Ranking 2023 Location
The Australian National University  33 Canberra
University of Queensland (UQ) 46 Brisbane
Monash University 55 Melbourne
University of Adelaide 106 Adelaide
University of Wollongong 196 Wollongong
The University of Newcastle, Australia (UON) 197 Callaghan
Macquarie University 214 Sydney
Curtin University 217 Perth
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) 217 Brisbane
Swinburne University of Technology 372 Melbourne
Flinders University 423 Adelaide
University of Canberra 456 Canberra
James Cook University (JCU) 462 Townsville
University of Southern Queensland 701-750 Toowoomba

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Cost of Studying BBA in Australia

The cost of studying BBA courses in Australia is mentioned below:

University Annual Tuition fees
The Australian National University  $45,360 (INR 33 Lakhs)
University of Queensland (UQ) $30887(INR 23 Lakhs)
Monash University $33818(INR 25 Lakhs)
University of Adelaide $44,500(INR 33 Lakhs)
University of Wollongong $21621(INR 16 Lakhs)
The University of Newcastle, Australia (UON) $21921(INR 16 Lakhs)
Macquarie University $28313(INR 21 Lakhs)
Curtin University $18000- 27000(INR13L- 20 Lakhs)
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) $31,100(INR 23 Lakhs)
Swinburne University of Technology $23666(INR 17 Lakhs)
Flinders University $33,700(INR 25 Lakhs)
University of Canberra $32,800(INR 24 Lakhs)
James Cook University (JCU) $30,960(INR 23 Lakhs)
University of Southern Queensland $19218(INR 14 Lakhs)

Cost of Living in Australia

Here is the average cost of living in Australia for international students:

Cost of Living in Australia  1,400-2,500 AUD (INR 74,920-1.3 Lakhs) per month to cover all accommodation, food and travelling costs.
Flights from India INR 50,000 to 1 Lakhs (one way)

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Scholarships for Studying BBA in Australia 

Following is a list of scholarships for studying BBA courses in Australia:

Scholarship  University
ANU Humanitarian Scholarship Australian National University 
ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship Australian National University 
Dalio Philanthropies Scholarship University of Queensland (UQ)
Adelaide Refugee & Humanitarian Undergraduate Scholarship University of Adelaide
Student Emergency Fund University of Adelaide
South Asia $10,000 Early Acceptance Scholarship Macquarie University
International Merit Scholarship Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
JCU International Merit Stipend James Cook University (JCU)
University Excellence Scholarship University of Wollongong 
University of Wollongong Diplomat Scholarship University of Wollongong 

Intakes in Australia

Universities in Australia offer BBA programs majorly during the February Intake or July intake.

Intake Deadline 
February(Late Feb/ early March to late May/ early June)  October-November
(July IntakeLate July/ early August to November) February-March

Eligibility while Applying for BBA in Australia 

  • Australian Class 12 or equivalent 
  • Background in Mathematics 
  • International selection rank (your home country scores are converted to Australian Tertiary Admission Rank or ATAR)
  • English Language Proficiency (IELTS/ TOEFL/PTE/C1 Advanced). The minimum scores are specified by the university.

Documents Required while Applying for BBA in Australia 

Student Visa for Australia 

BBA in Australia

Getting a student visa for Australia is comparatively easier than in other countries and it falls under the Subclass 500. You will become eligible for a study visa once you are enrolled in a full-time study course. The maximum validity is 5 years. The requirements include:

  • Proof of identity 
  • English language proficiency scores
  • Proof of enrollment in an academic institution in Australia (Electronic Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE) certificate)
  • Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) statement (proof of your intention to come to Australia only to study and not to settle down here)
  • Certified documents of academic results 
  • Recent passport-size photographs 
  • Proof of funds
  • Australian approved health insurance 
  • Criminal records, if any.
  • Visa fee payment 
  • Additional requirements by the university

Post-Study Visa

Once you’ve completed your bachelor’s, you may be eligible for the Post-Study Work stream of the Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa.

Scope of Studying BBA in Australia

After completing your BBA in Australia, you can choose to pursue an MBA  degree or you become eligible for the following employment opportunities:

  • Business Consultant
  • Administrator
  • Officers in the Australian Public Service
  • Manager
  • Marketing Representative
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Business Analyst
  • Communications Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Recruitment and Staff Development Consultant
  • Sales Manager
  • Business Development Officer
  • Operations Manager
  • Project Manager

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