What will I learn?

This course has been designed to give you the skills to undertake the role of a contract bookkeeper within a large organisation.

You will learn how to perform duties such as establishing and maintaining accounting systems, assisting with business or business activity statements, processing payroll and developing management systems for organisations.

Major study areas

  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial services industry
  • Budgeting
  • Small business financial accounting
  • Business law
  • Computer accounting
  • Business Activity Statements (BAS)
  • Business computer applications
  • Taxation
  • Accounting for stock

Study pathways

Diploma of Accounting

Career pathways

Graduates may seek employment as a :

  • Professional Bookkeeper
  • BAS provider
  • Payroll officer
  • Accounts payable or receivable officer
  • Inventory clerk



Study options

Full Time (6 months)

Tuition fees
A$6,500.00 (US$ 5,006) per year
Annual Amenities Fee: AUD $200: Books and Equipment: Approximately AUD $1,000

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

Start date

12 July 2021, 4 October 2021


Broadmeadows Campus

Pearcedale Parade,



3047, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognized equivalency; TOEFL iBT: 55 overall (Listening: 9, Speaking: 16, Reading: 10, Writing: 10); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 42-49 overall (no band less than 40); Cambridge English – Advanced (CAE): 162 overall (no band less than 154).Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher
(IELTS) Academic: Overall score (no band less than) 5.5 (5.0); TOEFL Internet Based (iBT): Test score (no section score less than) 55 (Listening 9, Speaking 16, Reading 10, Writing 18); Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score (no section score less than) 42-49 (40); Cambridge English – Advanced (CAE): Overall CAE score (no band less than) 162 (154).

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


About Kangan Institute

Kangan Institute’s strong industry connections are aligned with the programmes taught in each of its classrooms.

  • Has five campuses across Melbourne
  • Offers pathways to university degrees
  • Dedicated English Language Centre located in Docklands
  • Extensive student support and assistance