Master of Professional Accounting

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
City: Canberra
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative academic journey with the Master of Professional Accounting at the University of Canberra. Meticulously crafted in collaboration with industry luminaries, this program is designed to elevate your university experience. Explore a curriculum that not only meets the highest academic standards but also aligns seamlessly with the dynamic landscape of the accounting industry. Immerse yourself in a learning environment where theoretical prowess converges with practical insights, preparing you to excel in the world of professional accounting.


The UC Master of Professional Accounting course serves as a pivotal pathway for individuals seeking diverse outcomes in their professional journey. Tailored for those holding a postgraduate degree in another field aspiring to transition into the realm of accountancy, and internationally educated accountants aiming to meet the rigorous standards set by CPA Australia and CAANZ, this program is a gateway to excellence. With a focus on essential skills and knowledge, graduates emerge as adept accountants ready to make a meaningful impact on the global financial landscape.

Admission Requirements

Prospective students must meet the following admission criteria:

  • Possession of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent approved by the University.
  • No mandatory work experience requirements.
  • Ineligibility for entry if an undergraduate degree in accounting with an Australian institution has been completed.
  • English language proficiency: IELTS Band 6.5, PTE Academic 58.
  • Accounting Systems & Practices
  • Auditing
  • Business Finance
  • Business Law
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting
  • Economics for Managers
  • Management Accounting

The programme fee is $AUD 35,000 per year.

Future Career Outcomes

The Master of Professional Accounting opens doors to a myriad of future career outcomes. Graduates are poised to ascend the ranks as financial leaders, auditors, consultants, and strategists. The program equips individuals with a profound understanding of global financial systems, nurturing the skills required to adapt to evolving industry trends. With a strong foundation in ethical practices and innovative financial strategies, our alumni are prepared to shape the future of professional accounting.

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