single degree

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

A single one year undergraduate award offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics

  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
Admission requirements
  • Academic plan HCOMM
  • Post Nominal
  • CRICOS code 002288G
  • Mode of delivery
    • In Person
  • Field of Education
    • Management and Commerce not el
  • Academic contact
  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
Admission requirements
  • Academic plan HCOMM
  • Post Nominal
  • CRICOS code 002288G
  • Mode of delivery
    • In Person
  • Field of Education
    • Management and Commerce not el
  • Academic contact

Program Requirements

The Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) plan requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

48 units from completion of one of the following Honours Specialisations:


Business Information Systems


International Business



For all Honours Specialisations, HONS4400 Final Honours Grade will be used to calculate the Class of Honours and the Mark. It will be calculated using the formula: S (mark x units) / S units, giving NCN and WN a nominal mark of zero.


Elective Study

Once you have met the program requirements of your degree, you may have enough electives to complete an additional elective majorminor or specialisation.

Admission Requirements

An AQF Level 7 Bachelor Degree, or international equivalent, completed within the last two years:

that satisfies the admission requirements described in the relevant honours specialisation.


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Adjustment Factors

ANU offers rank adjustments for a number of adjustment factors, including for high achievement in nationally strategic senior secondary subjects and for recognition of difficult circumstances that students face in their studies. Rank adjustments are applied to Bachelor degree applicants with an ATAR at or above 70. Points are awarded in accordance with the approved schedules, and no more than 15 points (maximum 5 subject/performance-based adjustments, maximum 10 equity-based adjustments and maximum 5 Elite Athlete adjustments) will be awarded. Subject and performance-based adjustments do not apply to programs with a minimum selection rank of 98 or higher. Visit the ANU Adjustment Factors website for further information.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

For more information see:

Annual indicative fee for international students

For further information on International Tuition Fees see:


ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

Honours in Commerce is a program offered within the College of Business and Economics that offers students who have excelled in their undergraduate studies a challenging but rewarding year of study in various disciplines.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

  1. As per learning outcomes for each specialisation

Inherent Requirements

Information on inherent requirement is currently not available for this program

Further Information

Application deadline:

The Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) specialising in Finance and Accounting will be commencing in Semester 1 (February) and Semester 2 (July) each year.

The following specialisations are only available for entry in Semester 1 each year.

Entry in Semester 2 (July) can be considered only for part-time students. Please consult with the relevant School before applying.

Deadline for S1 is 30th November (11:55pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time).

Deadline for S2 is 31st May (11:55pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time).

Notification of outcome: Applicants will be notified of the outcome for admission by:

S1: 15th January

S2: 10th July


Acceptance deadline: If applicants are successful in receiving an offer, the acceptance deadlines are

     S1: 31st January        

     S2: 13th July

Application materials

Applicants must provide complete documentation, including a certified or coloured copy of testamur and final transcript (except for ANU students). All of the documents are required by:

   S1: 10th December

   S2: 3rd July

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