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Science and Commerce Double Degree

Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Commerce - BSc(Curtin), BCom(Curtin) - BB-SCICOM Science and Engineering
Indicative ATAR 75 Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.
Location Bentley
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February
Duration 4 years full time

Course overview

In this double degree you’ll study majors from two different areas, one from the School of Science and another from Curtin Business School, and you’ll graduate with both a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Commerce. The combination of a scientific discipline with business study is designed to provide you with a broad knowledge base leading to the opportunity for diverse career opportunities both in Australia and overseas.

You can combine any of the science majors in column 1 with any of the commerce majors in column 2: 

Science Majors Commerce Majors
Chemistry   Economics
Coastal and Marine Science Finance
Data Science  Entrepreneurship
Environmental Biology  

Applied Geology (Available as a double degree with Finance only)

High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

Indicative TER (ATAR) Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.


STAT entry STAT entry - The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) assesses competencies considered important for success at uni. These tests are provided by the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) to help mature age candidates apply for certain courses.

Not accepted.

Please see our correlation comparability for previous TEE subjects, WACE courses and WACE ATAR courses.

Mature age entry

Discover other ways you can qualify

Essential WACE courses

Students must have ATAR Mathematics and the ATAR Science prerequisites for the individual Science majors.


Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2017 Commonwealth supported What is a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)? - A CSP is subsidised by the Australian Government. They pay part of the course fees directly to Curtin and then the student pays the remainder. The student can defer this fee to their HECS-HELP loan.

All Australian students studying an undergraduate degree are automatically awarded a Commonwealth supported place.

Learn more about CSPs and whether you're eligible by visiting the Australian Government's StudyAssist website.

Fees are indicative first year only.

*The indicative first-year fee is calculated on 200 credit points, which is the typical full-time study load per year, however some courses require additional study to be completed, in which case the fee will be higher than that shown.

This fee is a guide only. It may vary depending on the units you choose and do not include incidental fees (such as lab coats or art supplies) or the cost of your textbooks - visit other fees and charges for more information. For more information on fees and to determine your eligibility for HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP, please visit fee basics or the Study Assist website

If you're not an Australian citizen, permanent resident or New Zealand citizen, please see information for international students.

Professional recognition

Upon graduation you may be eligible for membership in the relevant society or institute of your chosen area of study. Please see the individual double majors or contact your course coordinator.

Credit for previous study

Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis.

Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL).

Why Science and Commerce Double Degree?

There is a strong science component in this double degree, from a wide range of areas.

How this course will make you industry ready

This course will contain strong components of practical work to ensure you gain hands-on training with technical equipment relevant to the area studied.