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Professional Accounting

Victoria University of Wellington

16 months
22843 USD/year
12355 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Make the move into accounting or get the certification you need to take the next step in your accountancy career. Learn to manage complex accounting and business issues, and gain the confidence to provide specialist expertise on the Professional Accounting course from Victoria University of Wellington .


Key facts

You’ll build an understanding of professional practice, ethics and procedures, and insight into the business landscape in New Zealand and internationally.

Become a chartered accountant faster

Victoria University of Wellington is the only university in New Zealand with a unique Chartered Accountants (CA) Master’s pathway. This Professional Accounting Program allows you to complete the CA Program requirements of Chartered Accountants ANZ as part of your MPA with no extra tuition fees, study, or certification.


As well as roles in accountancy firms, your professional Accounting degree from Victoria University of Wellington can set you up for a career in banking and finance, law, government, not-for-profits and companies large and small. You’ll be on track to move into roles including chief financial officer, financial controller, auditor and finance manager.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Professional Accounting Case Study
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • Management Accounting and Applied Finance
  • Auditing
  • Audit and Assurance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree.You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22843 USD per year during 16 months.
  • National

    12355 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12355 USD per year during 16 months.
  • Estimated international :NZ$31,671 per year
  • Estimated domestic  : NZ$17,130 per year

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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