Course details

Bachelor of Commerce
NZQF Level 7


  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Commercial Law
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Public Policy
  • Taxation

About the course

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).

Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent.

About the provider

Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city university, located at the centre of culture, creativity, government, technology and lawmaking.

Ranked number 1 for research quality, we are one of New Zealand's oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence. We carry out world-class research and teaching that has global impact.

At Victoria University, you’ll be pushed to think independently and inspired to succeed. Be part of our diverse and friendly community in the thriving capital.

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