This program is designed to provide deep specialist knowledge in particular fields of business. Some majors also satisfy the requirements for professional recognition. Content is continually revised to keep abreast of industry requirements. Each discipline study area includes core subject areas essential for the discipline and all study areas assure the graduate attributes required of all business professionals.

Course Fee:

Australian: $57,700
International: $69,200

Entry Requirements:

A completed recognised Bachelor degree with a minimum grade point average of 4.0 on QUT's 7 point scale; the Accounting major requires a completed recognised Australian or New Zealand bachelor degree in accounting.


Students with an undergraduate degree in a non-cognate discipline will complete 192 credit points (16 units) in their nominated discipline. Students with an undergraduate degree in a cognate discipline will complete 144 credit points (12 units) in the same discipline.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting; Applied finance; Human resource management; Integrated marketing communication; International business; Management; Marketing; Philanthropy and nonprofit studies; Professional accounting; Public relations; Strategic advertising

Further information:

Integrated marketing communication, Marketing, Public relations, and Strategic advertising may be completed online for domestic students.


Accounting: Certain units may assist with preparation for the professional programs offered by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants as part of their respective membership requirements, and for the Chartered Financial Analysts program. Management: Graduates will meet the membership entry requirements for the Australian Institute of Management. Professional Accounting: Graduates meet the academic component of the requirements for enrolment in the professional program offered by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants. Graduates are also eligible for exemptions in the qualifying program for membership of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Public Relations: This course is accredited by the industry's peak professional association, the Public Relations Institute of Australia.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gardens Point No info No Online 4 years
Gardens Point No info No Full time 2 years
Gardens Point No info No Part time 4 years

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession. Our courses will give you the knowledge, connections and agility to take advantage of whatever the future holds. You will gain experience in our labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with our industry partners. Our students rate the quality of their educational experience at QUT higher than the national average (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) Student Experience Survey, 2016 and 2017).

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. QUT ranks first in Queensland and second nationally for student entrepreneurs (Startup Muster Report 2017).

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked 20th in the world in the top universities under 50 years (Times Higher Education Young Universities Rankings 2018). We are also ranked in the top 25 for employer-student connections (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019) and support your career preparation with workshops, careers fairs, work experience placements, and the opportunity to be matched with a career mentor in your industry.

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, and the recently expanded Creative Industries Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus. A new Education Precinct is due to open at Kelvin Grove in 2019.

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