• Application Deadline
  • 18 months


The Master of Commerce - Coursework from The University of Western Australia is ideal for recent graduates seeking to develop further expertise to pursue careers in business. It is suited both to graduates with a non-business degree seeking a postgraduate qualification in business, as well as to business graduates wanting to add new area(s) of specialisation to their skillset. Students complete core units in ethics, economics, financial accounting, global business, management, and marketing.

Alongside this, you will have the opportunity to take part in extracurricular activities – from careers fairs and networking events, through to joining student groups and attending professional development workshops and guest lectures from senior executives.

Career Pathways

Both subject-specific knowledge and generic skills are developed in this course, providing the opportunity for a range of specialisations and electives to be covered. Graduates may be employed in their area of interest or specialisation at a senior level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Global Business
  • Principles for Responsible Management
  • Introduction to Global Business 
  • Principles for Responsible Management 
  • Applied Professional Business Communications 
  • Data Analysis and Decision Making 

        Detailed Programme Facts

        • Programme intensity

          You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

          • Full-time duration 18 months
          • Duration description
            1.5 - 2 years
          • Intensity Flexible
        • Credits
          96 alternative credits
        • Languages
          • English
        • Delivery mode
          On Campus
        • More information Go to the programme website

        English Language Requirements

        You only need to take one of these language tests:

        • Minimum required score:


          The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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        Academic Requirements

        General Requirements

        • a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA
        • a UWA graduate certificate which articulates with this course with a weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent
        • a graduate certificate or equivalent from an equivalent and accredited course from another institution, with a weighted average mark of at least 70 per cent
        CRICOS: 083272M

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          51072 AUD/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 76600 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
        • National

          42000 AUD/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 63000 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
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        Living costs for Perth

        • 1328 - 2370 AUD/month
          Living Costs

        The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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