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What will I learn?

If you are interested in changing your career direction or enhancing your career options, this course provides you with a solid core in accounting studies and ensures you meet the academic requirements of the Australian professional accounting bodies.

Professional accountants are in increasing demand nationally and internationally by organisations throughout the commercial, public and not-for-profit sectors.


Complete the course in one year full-time and study online
Opportunity to progress on to the Master of Business (Professional Accounting)
Complete in 2 semesters full-time or 4 semesters part-time.
Study business and corporations law, cost and management accounting, financial accounting, managerial finance, electronic commerce cycles, and economics and data analysis

Possible careers


Which department am I in?

QUT Business School



Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$34,500.00 (18,46,895) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected February, July 2022


Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Gardens Point Campus,

2 George Street,



4000, BRISBANE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher qualification) in the relevant discipline. IELTS Academic - Overall 6.5, Listening Reading Writing Speaking - 6.0; Pearson PTE (Academic) - Overall 58, Listening Reading Writing Speaking - 50; TOEFL iBT - Overall 79, Listening Reading -16; Writing - 21; Speaking - 18. Cambridge Advanced English Score - Overall 176, Listening Reading Writing Speaking - 169.

For international students

A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher) in any discipline other than accounting with a minimum grade point average (GPA) score of 4.00 (or equivalent on QUT's 7 point scale).

IELTS Academic score of 6.5 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 6; TOEFL iBT score of 79 with Listening, Reading score of 16, Writing score of 21 and Speaking score of 18; Pearson PTE (Academic) score of 58 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 50; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) score of 176 with Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking score of 169.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

QUT is a young, research-intensive university, ranking in the top 200 universities globally (THE World University Rankings 2021).

  • Australia’s top young university (THE 2020)
  • A world-class institution with a global outlook
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