La Trobe University

Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Commerce

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Protect businesses in a complex digital world. In an increasingly interconnected world, businesses are searching for qualified cybersecurity professionals who can protect the confidential data and reputations of domestic and multinational organisations. And with a job growth rate that's more than three times the national average, there's never been a better time to join this in-demand field. Learn how to shield companies and whole nations from cybercrime and malicious online threats, as well as all the skills necessary to run a successful commercial entity with La Trobe's Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Commerce double degree. Decades of globalization and technological innovation have made cybersecurity and commerce increasingly intertwined. Studying both areas within this double degree thus brings about many synergies.


To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Commerce, students must complete 480 credit points consisting of: 240 credit points of Cybersecurity coded subjects, of which: 240 core credit points 240 credit points of Commerce/Business coded subjects, of which: 90 core credit points One, 120 credit point major to be selected from the Commerce majors list. 30 core choice credit points


  • Majors Include: Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing

Standard entry requirements

  • Recent secondary education - VTAC prerequisite: Year 12 English prerequisite (20) - Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
  • Non Year 12 - Vocational Education & Training: VET prerequisites - Course specific requirements - Subject proficiency: Demonstrated proficiency equivalent to stated Year 12 prerequisites.
  • Non Year 12 - Higher Education study: HE prerequisites - Course specific requirements - Subject proficiency: Demonstrated proficiency equivalent to stated Year 12 prerequisites.
  • International: IELTS - 6.5 < 6.0 (PG minimum) - 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.
  • Note: This course may be subject to alternative or extra entry requirements depending on your life circumstances and/or work experience. For the complete entry requirements, please search for your course on the La Trobe website:


The Marketing major available within the Bachelor of Commerce is accredited by the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI). Membership for the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI) may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Melbourne (Bundoora) International: $157,600 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Melbourne (Bundoora).

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Friday, Dec 8 2023

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