Accounting and Finance, Master | University of Adelaide | Adelaide, Australia
24 months
47500 AUD/year
35000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Combined knowledge in accounting and finance has never been more in demand. There’s a wealth of career opportunities for employees who can draw upon and synthesise the two. The Master of Accounting and Finance from University of Adelaide offers an intensive two-year path to financial expertise and a professional accounting qualification.


What will you do during your Master of Accounting and Finance?

  • Explore financial and management accounting, auditing, and taxation.
  • Study management theory, business maths, business law, and economics.
  • Learn how financial managers make investment and financing decisions.
  • Understand how financial instruments and capital markets are used to enhance returns and manage risks.
  • Build critical thinking, communication and leadership skills.

Where could a Master of Accounting and Finance take you?

You’ll graduate career-ready and able to adapt to the demands of a global economy. You might secure a job as a company auditor or finance manager. You could take on an accounting role in a flourishing organisation. Perhaps you’ll consult on corporate mergers and acquisitions.

The Accounting and Finance program from University of Adelaide satisfies the requirements for associate membership of CPA Australia, and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Career Readiness

Graduates can advance their careers in the accounting profession in a wide range of roles, including specialised fields such as taxation, auditing, management accounting and accounting systems.

The finance area enables graduates to seek employment as an analyst, consultant or manager in the financial services sector, including banks, investment institutions and financial planning consultancies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Accounting Concepts and Methods 
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Economic Principles 
  • Quantitative Methods 
  • Equity Valuation and Analysis 
  • Fixed Income Securities 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 053688B 

  • Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    35000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35000 AUD per year during 24 months.

Australian Full-fee place: $35,000

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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