Master of Accounting

Kaplan Business School

The Master of Accounting is ideal for those from a non-accounting background who require a pathway into professional bodies such as the CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and ACCA. Students hone general management skills and knowledge related to contemporary accounting issues and its practices. Graduates are able to analyse accounting issues effectively and strategically within a range of theories and frameworks. Graduates are typically employed in taxation, financial advice, costing, investigative accounting, strategic management and management consulting. Many company directors and managers have graduated with accounting qualifications.

Course Fee:

Australian: $39,200
International: $41,600

Entry Requirements:

An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent). English Entry Requirements: Academic IELTS Overall 6.0, with no individual band score less than 6.0) or; TOEFLiBT - 72 or; TOEIC - 700 or; FCE & CAE - overall score of 169 (with no band less than 169) or; PTE Academic - Score of 54 or; EAP - Level 3


16 core subjects

Subjects you can Study:


Study Pathways:

Graduates may apply for credit entry into the Kaplan Business School's Master of Business Administration or a related graduate degree at another Australian higher education provider.

Further information:

International students are required to undertake a full time study workload.


All Bachelor and postgraduate accounting programmes are outcomes-focused and accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Accountant Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and Certified Practicing Accountants Australia (CPA).

Who for:

Students who have not completed an undergraduate degree but who wish to qualify as professional accountants

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Melbourne No info Yes Part time 2 years
Sydney No info Yes Part time 2 years
Sydney No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Adelaide No info Yes Part time 2 years
Adelaide No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Brisbane No info Yes Part time 2 years
Brisbane No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Melbourne No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Kaplan Business School is a specialist provider of globally recognised higher education courses in accounting, business, management, marketing and hospitality & tourism.

KBS has four centrally located campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane, in addition to online study options.

It is their mission to maximise graduate employability by providing students with the tools they need to achieve their educational & career goals. Kaplan strive to be the most personalised business school that best understand a student's need.

Lead by a faculty boasting both academic credentials and industry experience, Kaplan ensure all subjects contain theoretical and practical relevance. Class sizes are small ensuring students enjoy a supportive learning environment and individual attention. The structure of their programmes as well as the standard and accelerated study options provides flexibility for students to suit their needs.

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