Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

Give yourself an edge by combining a Bachelor of Business with a Bachelor of Arts, which will help you refine your communication skills and better engage with the community your business operates within.

In as little as four years, you develop skills from two complementary disciplines, preparing you for numerous career opportunities. You could combine your business degree with a language major, helping prepare you for an international business career; or follow your passion for event management, culinary arts or social sciences, and develop core business skills at the same time.

Minimum entry requirements

  • University Entrance or equivalent
  • NCEA: Level 3 with merit or equivalent
  • Applicants must meet the requirements for entry set by each of the degrees
  • Where a student is applying on completion of the first year of study in one of the degrees, they must have an average grade of B or better in their first year papers

Bachelor of Arts entry requirements

Bachelor of Business entry requirements

International student entry requirements

Selection criteria

  • Interview may be required

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

English language requirements

Bachelor of Arts majors

  • Chinese Studies
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English and New Media Studies
  • Event Management
  • International Studies
  • Interpreting
  • Japanese Studies
  • Māori Development
  • New Zealand Sign Language and Deaf Studies
  • New Zealand Sign Language - English Interpreting
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Translation

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Business majors

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management and Employment Relations
  • Information Systems
  • International Business and Strategy
  • Management
  • Marketing, Advertising, Retailing and Sales

Bachelor of Business

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3002
Level:
7
Points:
510
Duration:
4 years full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

Fees:
Domestic
$6,120 - $6,522
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee range based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. Exact fees will depend on papers selected and may exceed this range.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • Check if you're eligible for fees-free study
International
$31,890
  • This represents the approximate tuition fee based on a full-time workload of 120 points in 2019. The exact fees will depend on papers selected and may vary from the figure stated.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year, if you are planning for beyond 2019 the fee may vary from the figure stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay. Learn more about fees to study at AUT
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

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The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.