This program aims to provide high level applied and theoretical knowledge and skills in core business disciplines. It is specifically designed for students who wish to become professional accountants and more generally for those students seeking a career in business, finance, IT, management, or marketing. It meets the requirements for entry to the accounting and finance professions, and a number of other professional bodies. This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through any of the Flexible Double groups.

Course Fee:

International: $131,040

Entry Requirements:

No prerequisites but assumed knowledge is: ACT: Mathematical Methods (Major); NSW: Mathematics; QLD: Mathematics B; SA/NT: Mathematical Studies; TAS: Mathematics Methods; VIC: Mathematical Methods (CAS); WA: Mathematics 3C/3D; IB: Mathematics (SL)


Students complete 144 units; 96 units to be taken within the Faculty and not more than 60 units at 1000 level. Students have the option of choosing accounting, business information systems, corporate sustainability, economic studies, finance, international business, management or marketing as their compulsory major. Students are required to choose one of the majors listed, but may take up to 3 by using electives.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Business information systems; Economic studies; Finance; Corporate sustainability; International business; Management; Marketing

Study Pathways:

Honours year available.


CPA Australia and The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Students who seek professional recognition are required to take prescribed courses which are in addition to the major sequence.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra 72.7 Yes Full time 3 years
Canberra 72.7 Yes Part time 6 years
ANU was set up in 1946 as the national research institution by the Australian Parliament to enhance the economic, social cultural and intellectual development of the nation. Part of the Group of Eight, ANU is recognised as one of Australia's leading universities for education and is the only Australian member of the International Alliance of Research Universities.

Students at ANU engage with leading minds and learn from world-class researchers, with six Nobel Prize winners and two Australian prime ministers among its staff and Alumni. With over 170 partner universities across 37 countries, students have the opportunity to make global connections by going on an exchange, undertaking an internship or participating in fieldwork.

ANU has a mix of undergraduate, postgraduate and research students, many of whom live in University residences. International students come mainly from Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Singapore and the USA, with significant numbers also coming from Europe, Hong Kong, the Philippines and Thailand.

The campus is located in the centre of the nation's capital, Canberra. Canberra is a university city and home to many national institutions. Offering a cosmopolitan lifestyle, the city has a high concentration of national museums and galleries, as well as cafes and restaurants. For the active, the capital is etched with bike paths and walking trails, and is surrounded by stunning Australian landscape. Facilities on campus include a wide range of student accommodation, modern laboratories and teaching facilities, five main libraries, medical services, sporting fields, gym, food vans and cafes.

The University provides specialised services to assist students, including a tailored orientation program, Counselling and Health Service, Academic Skills and Learning Centre, Disability Services and the Tjabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre. There are also many student clubs and societies for a diverse range of sporting, social and other interests.

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