Graduate Certificate in Accounting

Kaplan Business School

The Graduate Certificate in Accounting provides an understanding of the framework and fundamental principles of the accounting industry. The program is ideal for those with a qualification in a non-accounting discipline wishing to gain additional skills in accounting and finance. The program offers an opportunity to develop the basic statistical and numerical literacy skills required for data analysis in economics, finance and business management. The skills developed will assist students in finding employment within accounting and/or finance in private and public organisations nationally and internationally. This qualification is also ideal for students who are seeking accreditation with the professional accounting bodies in Australia.

Course Fee:

Australian: $9,040
International: $9,600

Entry Requirements:

English Entry Requirements: Academic IELTS Overall 6.0, with no individual band score less than 6.0) or; TOEFLiBT - 72 or; TOEIC - 700 or; FCE & CAE - Overall score of 169 (with no band less than 169) or; PTE Academic - Score of 54 or; EAP - Level 3


4 subjects: 3 core and 1 elective.

Subjects you can Study:


Study Pathways:

Graduate Certificate in Accounting graduates are eligible for 4 credits towards the Master of Accounting and Master of Professional Accounting.

Further information:

International students are required to undertake a full time study workload.

Who for:

Graduates who have majored in a discipline other than accounting and are now seeking an accounting qualification

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02426B

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Sydney No info Yes Full time 4 months
Adelaide No info Yes Full time 4 months
Brisbane No info Yes Full time 4 months
Melbourne No info Yes Full time 4 months
Kaplan Business School is a specialist provider of globally recognised higher education courses in accounting, business, management, marketing and hospitality & tourism.

KBS has four centrally located campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane, in addition to online study options.

It is their mission to maximise graduate employability by providing students with the tools they need to achieve their educational & career goals. Kaplan strive to be the most personalised business school that best understand a student's need.

Lead by a faculty boasting both academic credentials and industry experience, Kaplan ensure all subjects contain theoretical and practical relevance. Class sizes are small ensuring students enjoy a supportive learning environment and individual attention. The structure of their programmes as well as the standard and accelerated study options provides flexibility for students to suit their needs.

Provider CRICOS: 02426B

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