Business (Commerce Education) - 2648

Business (Commerce Education)


No matter where you want to go, a Monash College  Diploma can take you there.

A Business (Commerce Education) diploma gives you the ability to study within areas of Accounting, Management, Marketing or Economics, with a future of professional possibilities. The new education pathway is an idea way to double your career options, with the education studies specialisation fast-tracking you into the second year of an Commerce (Honours) and Commerce double degree*.

You will complete six core business units and two education units. Students will also have 10 days of professional experience in a Victorian classroom.

Choose this Diploma if you;

  • Want to fast-track in the second year of an Education (Honours) and Commerce double degree.
  • Want to make an immediate start on your teaching career.
  • Want to study Accounting, Management, Marketing or Economics and would like to study subjects directly related to these areas.
  • Would like to be part of a supportive learning environment with small classes and individual attention.
  • Would like to be a part of world renowned Commerce and Education faculties.

At a glance

Course Details

  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time
  • 2 years (full time)
Start date First Trimester (February), Second Trimester (June), Third Trimester (October)
Qualification Diploma of Business

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (International students)


To be accepted into a Monash College Diploma, you must meet the academic and English language requirements. You will also need to check the age, subject and course prerequisites before you apply.

Prerequisite subjects

You must meet the additional course prerequisite subjects which are equivalent to Australian Year 12 (part 2).

Part 2
Australian Year 12 Higher-level Mathematics

Alternative academic entry requirements

For a full list of academic entry requirements and perquisites, by country visit the Monash College website.

Minimum age requirements

Part 2: 17 years

Alternative qualifications and prerequisites

For other domestic and international qualification entry requirements and scores for this course use the study credit and admissions eligibility search.

English entry requirements

Diploma Part 1
IELTS: 5.5 overall (no band lower than 5.0) TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 52 overall with minimum scores: Writing: 15, Listening: 5, Reading: 5 and Speaking: 14 Equivalent approved English test

Diploma Part 2
IELTS: 6.0 overall (Writing not less than 6.0)TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 69 overall with minimum scores: Writing: 21 Equivalent approved English test

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Making the application

Future students

Trimester one (February), two (June) and three (October)

Applications are submitted directly to Monash College and can be made by visiting the College website.

For applications Direct to Monash

Apply directly to Monash with this course code: 2648

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page


Fees are subject to change annually.

International fee

Total fee for this 24 credit point (6 month full-time) course.

Fees to be advised.

Enrolment Obligations

International students enrolling in a CRICOS-registered course can study no more than one third (33%) of their course by distance and/or online learning. Students must enrol in at least one unit that is not by distance and/or online in each compulsory study period unless the student is completing the last unit of their course. See standard 8.19 and 8.20 of National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018.

CRICOS code: 043633M