BP253 - Bachelor of Business (International Business)

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Plan: BP253VH - Bachelor of Business (International Business)
Campus: RMIT Vietnam Hanoi Campus


Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Bachelor of Business (International Business)
Award abbreviation: BBus(IntlBus)
Total credit points: 288
Career: UGRD
Duration: 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Location: RMIT Vietnam Hanoi Campus
Owning school: Management (630H)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/management
ASCED code: 080311
CRICOS code:

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Purpose of the Program

The Bachelor of Business (International Business) program provides you with technical and critical knowledge and skills in international business to apply in diverse global contexts. A broad-based curriculum covers international human resource management, global marketing and cross-culture management, with focus in professional training in contemporary international business.

Over the duration of this program you will participate in a variety of learning experiences which are designed to support you in developing skills as an International Business graduate. Learning and teaching approaches for this program may include lectures and tutorials, problem-based learning, case studies, work-integrated learning, assignments, projects and examinations.

The final year of the program includes the capstone course BUSM3309 Strategic Management which will provide you the opportunity to critically reflect on and consolidate your theoretical and practical learning. 

The program will prepare you to work as a professional in a wide range of industries, government and non-government organisations that require high level international skills, such as trading, business, finance, manufacturing, logistics, and trade promotion sectors.

This program is available for on-campus study.

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Articulation and pathways

Articulation agreements between RMIT University programs enable you upon successful completion from an RMIT University qualification to apply for advanced standing in a higher level qualification. The statements below provide you with information about articulation agreements with this program.

You may gain entry into this program from the: 

Diploma of Commerce and if selected you will get credit for 8 courses (96 credit points) equivalent to two semesters.

The courses for which you will get credit are: 

  • Business Computing 1
  • Business Statistics 1
  • Macroeconomics 1
  • Accounting in Organisations and Society
  • Introduction to Management
  • Marketing Principles
  • Prices and Markets
  • Commercial Law

The Grade Point Average (GPA) is a measure of your average results across all courses and is explained at: www.rmit.edu.au/students/gradingbasis/gpa 

If you require further details on these programs refer to the RMIT University Handbook: www.rmit.edu.au/handbook

You may be eligible for credit into other RMIT University programs for successfully completing this program upon application to other RMIT University programs. Please check with admissions officer of your program of choice.

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Entrance requirements

Academic Requirements:

For the RMIT Vietnam program you will have to have received the Bang Tot Nghiep Pho Thong Trung Hoc (Upper Secondary School Graduation Certificate) with a Minimum Grade of 7.0 to enter the program.

For entry via the Diploma of Commerce RMIT Vietnam, you must have successfully completed all of the requirements of this Diploma to be given entry to the program. Some students may enter the program with credit granted on the basis of studies already completed at an equivalent level. This cohort of students typically enters the program in the second year

English Language Requirements:

For information on English Language Requirements and acceptable English Language tests please see: 


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External accreditation and industry links

This program is not accredited by any professional bodies. However, some professional bodies may offer qualification recognition post-graduation on a case by case basis. Students and/or graduates should contact the professional body of interest directly to seek advice on recognition of their qualification.

The table below lists the professional bodies who may offer membership to students and/or graduates as a career enabler which could include opportunities for networking and access to discipline specific resources. Application for membership is the student/graduate's responsibility.

Professional BodyMembership and Opportunities

Institute of Managers and Leaders [IML]


  • Graduates eligible for membership category: Affiliate

The School of Management Industry Advisory Committee provides feedback on the currency of the program and the changing needs of industry. Membership includes senior executives from a number of major national companies. The Committee provides feedback on the currency of our programs, the changing needs of Industry and has input into the design of new programs.

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

Library resources and services

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University Vietnam you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. Resources include collections of books, periodicals and other course related materials.

All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as e-books, e-journals, newspapers, and streaming media. Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments, or you can work through Library subject guides and web-based tutorials, or use our online Ask a Librarian service. 

Computers for study are available at every Library site and wireless access is available if you are working from a laptop or mobile device.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.vn/library

Online learning tools and content

Log in to the RMIT Vietnam Intranet https://online.rmit.edu.vn to access study resources for your program.

Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

RMIT University Vietnam provides the following resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals.

Services available include:

  • transition to tertiary student learning
  • study skills, academic skills including academic literacy, writing for academic purposes, research, exam preparation and much more
  • career development and employment
  • living and wellbeing (including advice on health and personal matters)
  • opportunities for scholarships, leadership and study abroad
  • opportunities for participating in community engagement, arts, sport, recreation, fitness activities as well as student activism and university governance.

You can find more information at www.rmit.edu.vn/students

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