Sustainable Business

If you are interested in a career in the private, non-profit or public sector in areas such as green entrepreneurship and innovation, supply chain management, environmental impact assessment and mitigation, energy and materials management and management within resource and environmental companies — then this joint major may be for you.


This joint major requires you to qualify for admission to the Beedie School of Business in addition to being accepted as a joint major in the Faculty of Environment.

You may opt for either a bachelor of environment degree (BENV) from the Faculty of Environment, or a bachelor of business administration (BBA) from the Beedie School of Business.

Program description >

Detailed admission requirements

For students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12, please see the program specific requirements listed for 2020. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU, for your first choice:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Beedie School of Business
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: Business or Business - 1st yr Surrey
  • For your second choice:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Environment
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: BENV Environmental Resource M or BENV Global Environmental Sys
  • After you are accepted, speak to both program advisors about the  Joint Major program.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Take a look at the occupations traditionally associated with this program at the Beedie School of Business Career Management Centre.