Master of Accounting

Monash University

In this degree, students will extend their knowledge and expertise in accounting, and have the opportunity to focus on specific fields of practice, including accounting information systems, financial accounting, forensic accounting, auditing and management accounting. The course is designed for accounting graduates, building on the knowledge developed in their undergraduate degree to provide them with high-level expertise across key fields of accounting practice.

Course Fee:

Australian: $58,400
International: $88,000

Entry Requirements:

Australian Bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification with a major in accounting and a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65 or equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty. Applicants must prepare a candidate statement in which they are required to demonstrate that they possess the motivation and academic skills required to successfully complete the program. Applicants must also meet the English language requirements and will be ranked and selected based on their entire academic record.


The course comprises 96 points structured into three parts: Part A Advanced preparatory studies (24 points), Part B Mastery knowledge (48 points) and Part C Application studies (24 points). Students admitted at entry level 1 complete 96 points, comprising Parts A, B and C. Students admitted at entry level 2 complete 72 points, comprising Parts B and C. Students admitted at entry level 3 complete 48 points, comprising Part B. Note: Students eligible for credit for prior studies may elect not to receive the credit and complete the higher credit-point option.

Subjects you can Study:


Further information:

This course also offers a research pathway if students are interested in pursing a PhD. Students may exit this course early and apply to graduate with Graduate Certificate of Business or the Graduate Diploma of Business, provided they have satisfied the requirements for that award during their enrolment in this master's course.

Who for:

Accounting graduates seeking advanced knowledge and skills in accounting, and a portfolio of intellectual skills and attributes

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00008C

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Caulfield No info Yes Full time 2 years
Caulfield No info Yes Part time 4 years

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