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Accounting with a Specialisation in ACCA Program

Macquarie University

18 months
39200 AUD/year
29200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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With its uniquely international perspective, this Master of Accounting with a Specialisation in ACCA Program at Macquarie University will enable you to obtain a university qualification that satisfies the accreditation requirements to commence the professional papers of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), CPA Australia and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).


You will complete advanced units that address the material in the ACCA. The Master of Accounting with a Specialisation in ACCA Program at Macquarie University has a strong focus on communicative competence, as well as technical skills.

Key features 

  • You'll be provided with extensive and detailed academic support to complete the ACCA international professional accounting qualification.
  • You'll have opportunities to engage with the business community and ACCA qualified professionals many of whom contribute to the course's learning materials.
  • You'll have opportunities to develop your research skills while undertaking a research project as well as a capstone unit.
  • This course is available on campus during the day or evening, online, or through a combination of both, which means you can continue to work full-time while studying.
  • If you hold a Bachelor's degree in any field (other than a Bachelor with an Accounting major), you'll find this course ideal if you wish to earn a widely recognised and reputable Postgraduate qualification in accounting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Company Law
  • Economic Analysis
  • Principles of Finance
  • Contemporary Accounting Practice
  • Managerial Accounting 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International - We recommend applying early for your course to ensure you have adequate time to arrange your student visa.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Australian level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent

To apply for an undergraduate program, international students will need to have completed one or more of the following academic qualifications:

  • A recognised senior secondary school qualification or university entrance examination, such as the New South Wales Higher School Certificate (NSW HSC) or other equivalent Australian or overseas high school qualification
  • A recognised university Foundation course
  • A recognised 2 or 3-year Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree
  • At least one year of a university degree from a recognised institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39200 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    29200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29200 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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