Business and Economics

Business and Economics

Are you a natural problem solver?

At UQ, you'll learn how to take your skills and develop effective solutions for this rapidly changing world. Throughout your program, you'll be taught by industry leaders, including consultants to global companies. Our business and economics programs can be tailored to suit your career ambitions, and we're here to help every step of the way.

Discover where your talents lie: our bachelor programs provide you with a foundation for a career in business, management, commerce, economics, or hotel and tourism management. We also have a range of advanced, postgraduate and dual degree options if you want to push yourself further.

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Take the first step in discovering who you can become

Go further

Get to know our programs and what they can offer you beyond a top qualification

Global standing

Global ranking

Did you know that UQ’s School of Economics is consistently ranked in the top 2 per cent of research-intensive economic departments in the world? 

Or that UQ Business School was the first business school in Australia to be accredited by the pre-eminent ranking bodies AACSB International and EQUIS?

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Focus on entrepreneurship

At UQ, you’ll study with and be inspired by some of the world’s best researchers and brightest minds.

If you’re interested in starting your own business or if you have a big idea you want to develop, we can support you at every stage of your entrepreneurial journey.

Professional development

Industry experience

Gain valuable industry experience through internships, mentoring programs, inspirational guest speakers and career planning advice.

You’ll have access to our dedicated award-winning Student Employability Team (SET) who can help you to become work ready.

Just apply. If you are accepted, yes it will be challenging, but it’s the most rewarding experience. You will learn so much and come out the other side with much improved skills such as writing and critical thinking. You will also graduate alongside an elite group of students and always be part of the UQ alumni community.

Nkosana Mafico, Bachelor of Business Management (Honours)
2017 Valedictorian, award-winning entrepreneur, researcher, and youth leader

Endless possibilities

What will your future hold?

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business information systems
  • Business analytics
  • Human resources
  • International business
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Tourism, events and hospitality

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Learn to see the potential of the world. Gain the knowledge to make it better.

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