To succeed in business, individuals must possess both the knowledge and know-how to create opportunities for professional advancement and the development of original and exciting initiatives. This degree aims to harness your energy and passion for success by focusing on your career and the future of enterprises in a range of contexts. Whether you wish to start your own business or pursue a corporate role in a global enterprise, this course provides the necessary skills to allow for adaptability, expertise and innovation. This degree will embrace your entrepreneurial spirit to enable you to kick start your business career.
Our courses are developed in consultation with leading industry practitioners and an external advisory board to ensure you have the skills you need to be competitive intoday's workplace. For example, industry feedback on the need for graduates to be able to solve problems using a holistic business perspective rather than a narrow discipline approach, has been utilised in the design of our Business degrees. Professional recognition from globally recognized institutes and organisations is associated with select disciplines in which you complete a major (eg: HRM, Marketing, Accounting, and Applied Finance), supporting your pathway to future career.
With modern unit choices and materials, industry-based projects and placements, a flexible course structure, and a balance of theory and practical field studies, you will have the best preparation to be career-ready when you enter the world of business.
A WIDE RANGE OF SPECIALISATIONS
The program not only provides critical core knowledge and essential skills but also enrichs and deepens your understanding of enterprise futures in various areas. Western Sydney University offers up to ten majors that will support careers in one of three professional streams including money, markets, and management.
Our business programs give you a practical approach to learning, while also improving skills and performance. Each specific business discipline has a capstone unit in engaged learning that enables our graduates are 'business-ready', with not only the practical knowledge and skills but also the experience of what it is like to work within their discipline, addressing real-world problems and developing solutions.
GAIN REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE FROM INVITED EXPERTS
Industry experts are invited to present case studies related to particular contemporary issues within various business disciplines. Our students will have access to local work experience opportunities and get involved in projects relevant to their business discipline with top organisations located in Ho Chi Minh City.
YEAR ABROAD- A NEW DIMENSION TO YOUR STUDIES
Studying abroad will add new dimensions to your studies, a chance to learn about yourself, grow as a successful person, expand your international connections, become independent, learn to immerse into a new culture, travel and explore.
The course consists of 2 levels of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and 24 academic units, including four interdisciplinary core units to provide a foundation; four themed professional units to prepare you for careers in business; eight major units to enrich and deepen your understanding of enterprise futures; and eight elective units.
As business students, it is imperative to have a clear understanding of how enterprises operate. It is also essential to adopt specific numeracy, literacy, diagnostic and legal skills to enable industry analysis and effective decision-making. This course begins with four key areas of business basics: Financing Enterprises; Enterprise Innovation and Markets; Enterprise Leadership; and Enterprise Law. These units will provide the foundation knowledge for all Majors; as well as incorporating introductory academic tools to assist with ongoing study in the degree.
Students who complete the course at Western Sydney University may take an additional eight elective units to include a second major. Second majors from other disciplines to complement your primary Business Major include: Advertising; Business Regulation, Governance and Compliance; Cell and Molecular Biology; Global Climate Change; Environment and Sustainability; Health Management; Public Relations; Secondary Teaching; Sustainable Development; Tourism; Urban Studies.
As a future business owner or corporate leader, it is crucial that you focus on your own professional development. All students will undertake a professional stream of study that will improve your employability by developing your personal skills and appreciation for the demands of the 'real world'.
There are three professional streams for students to choose from- each stream is organized around abroad theme: money (accounting, economics, applied finance, property); markets (marketing, international business, hospitality management, sport management) and management (human resource management, management). These units will enable individual career planning, innovation exploration, refined applied business techniques, and engagement in a capstone unit that explores enterprise futures in an applied and integrated model of learning specific to a professional discipline context.
- Successfully completed the High School Certificate with a GPA of at least 8.0 in Year 12; OR
- Successfully passed the entrance exam of a university in Vietnam; OR
- Successfully completed the High School Certificate and passed UEH-IS8 entrance exam; OR
- Transfer from other institutions in Vietnam and abroad (to be processed on a case by case basis).
- IELTS (Academic) 5.5 overall with a minimum 5.0 in writing (or equivalent); OR
- At least 60% of the Western Sydney University The College English Placement Test.
- IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with a minimum 6.0 in each band (or equivalent); OR
- At least 80% of the Western Sydney University The College English Placement Test.
Students in Vietnam apply through the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, International School of Business (UEH-ISB). For full details and applicationforms, please go to link
- Application Form
- Certified Copy of High School Certificate
- Certified Copy of High School Academic Transcripts
- Certified Copy of Offer Letter of a University In Vietnam (if applicable)
- Certified Copy of Academic Record (Transcripts and Syllabus) if transferring from other Institutions
- Certified Copy of English Certificate (Academic IELTS/ TOEFL) (if applicable)
- Certified Copy of Birth Certificate or ID Card or Passport
- Three (03) 4x6 Photos (with Applicants' Full Name, Date of Birth on the back)
- Original Health Certificate