Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Business
Queensland University of Technology - Kelvin Grove&Gardens Point

Course outline

This double degree allows you to combine their interests in education and business. You are prepared to be secondary school teachers in two teaching areas, one being business and the other English, geography, history,or mathematics. You undertake professional placement as part of the education component of the course, gaining the hands-on-experience to succeed in their teaching career. The Bachelor of Business is uniquely designed to inspire you to realise your full potential, to think entrepreneurially and to ethically and sustainably shape the future of 21st century business. You will develop core business capabilities and undertake focused and authentic study in your chosen business discipline, engaging with the real world of business to ignite your professional career. This course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to work effectively in school, private and public settings. As a graduate, you can work as teachers, accountants, marketers, economists and managers, trainers in industry, or educational leaders. Entrepreneurial capabilities can equip you to develop enterprises for social benefit or products for the education profession.

QUT Offer Guarantee: If you achieve an ATAR/QUT selection rank of 84.00 or higher (including any adjustments) and satisfied all other admission requirements, you are guaranteed an offer for this course.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Business at QUT.


This course has some units that can be studied online. Please note deferment is not available.


Refer to Bachelor of Business.

Other requirements

A Suitability Card is required; refer to institution. You must successfully complete the National Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students to graduate.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for QUT and for this course, refer to QUT’s website.


English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C); Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years; LANTITE Literacy status; LANTITE Numeracy status; Teaching Personal Statement

Additional entry requirements

For information regarding the Teaching Personal Statement, refer to the QTAC website.

Applicants who have failed two or more attempts of either component of the National Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education Students, and have not passed it in a later attempt, are not eligible for entry.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

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Career opportunities

Teacher, accountant, marketer, economist, manager, trainer in industry, educational leader.


Refer to Bachelor of Business.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds
CSP/$10760 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Education, Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time
Course Duration

41/2 years Full time