Master of Accounting

The University of Adelaide

Modern economies depend on good accounting. We need experts who understand and can explain financial and social business environments to others. Our Master of Accounting offers an intensive two-year path to careers in accounting, financial management, auditing and business advising. Accounting graduates are in demand and enjoy both stability and variety. Due to changes in reporting practices, career opportunities are increasing across public and private sectors. With your degree you might work with a charity, in education or for the government. Perhaps you will become chief financial officer at a company or manage budgets in the sporting world. You could even unmask financial deceptions as a forensic accountant.

Course Fee:


International: $88,000

Entry Requirements:

A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent

Structure:

The degree provides you the opportunity to develop broad-based knowledge and skills essential to accounting and deeper learning through advanced elective courses. You will: >learn the fundamentals of financial and management accounting >study advanced accounting concepts and techniques >take courses in taxation and auditing >explore relevant business areas such as economics, finance, information systems and business law >work on a large-scale applied research project.

Subjects you can Study:

Accounting

Recognition:

Our Master of Accounting satisfies the requirements for associate membership of CPA Australia, and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Related Careers:

Accountant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info Yes Full time 2 years

Walk in remarkable footsteps

The University of Adelaide’s international reputation for breaking new ground has been forged by a continuous stream of exceptional people. We count among our alumni five Nobel Laureates, over 140 Fulbright Scholars and more than 100 Rhodes Scholars, including Australia’s first female Indigenous recipient. The country’s first female prime minister also studied here, as did the first Australian-born professional astronaut in space.
Today, our high-achieving culture continues to attract the world’s best and brightest, including students from more than 90 countries.

Be ready for the future workforce

Although many of the jobs you could be doing in a decade’s time don’t yet exist, your best preparation for them does at the University of Adelaide. We’re constantly updating and refining our degrees to ensure that — wherever your passions lie, you’ll gain the flexible capabilities to explore every opportunity tomorrow brings.
Importantly, our degrees’ recognised quality that opens career paths everywhere. We’re ranked inside the world’s top 50 universities in four subject areas; in the top 100 for another 12, and the top 150 for 10 more.*

Learn from world-leading research

As South Australia’s only member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) research-intensive universities, our researchers collaborate with industry, government and leading institutions around the globe to address the world’s greatest challenges.
Our research—rated 5/5 in over 40 distinct fields^ informs all our degrees. Importantly, it also generates a tangible community benefit. Our total contribution to South Australia’s economy is over $4.23 billion†.
 
* QS World University Rankings By Subject, 2019. ^ Excellence in Research for Australia, 2018. † London Economics, 2018. 
 
CRICOS No. 00123M

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