Bachelor of Commerce

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Business and Management not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The BCom replaced the Bachelor of Commerce and Administration (VI0004) in 2013. Graduates will demonstrate application of critical and creative thinking skills to practical and theoretical problems; be effective communicators; have a global and multicultural perspective; recognise, support and display leadership skills; and will develop specific knowledge and skills in at least one business, economics or public policy discipline area. They may find employment as accountants, administrators, financial, information, investment, marketing, policy and supply analysts, economists, management trainees, market researchers, sales representatives and customer services consultants. Graduates who have completed specified courses with appropriate grades can continue to a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours (VI00Z5) or a Master of Commerce (VI00Z8).

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:

$49,000

Median earnings one year after study

$55,000

Median earnings two years after study

$67,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

87%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Averil Brent Scholarship in Science

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

Approximately $2,500; subject to funds available.

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Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust

Provided by:

The Betty Loughhead Soroptimist Scholarship Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.blsst.co.nz

Value:

Previous awards have generally been given in the region of $3,000 - $5,000 (per award).

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

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Sources

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