24 months
36265 AUD/year
26330 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Professional Accounting - Business Administration is a Coursework combined program from University of Newcastle and is designed for students with a degree in a field other than Accounting who wish to obtain a sound introduction to accounting and business concepts and procedures.

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The Professional Accounting - Business Administration program from University of Newcastle provides students with a range of analytic, strategic and leadership skills which will prepare them for increasingly competitive careers in business management in the corporate and public sectors. 

Key Features

  • The program offers a grounding in fundamental business areas such as organisational behaviour, leadership, marketing and management. 
  • Analytic and problem solving skills are emphasised through an applied understanding of the theoretical framework within which today’s managers must operate, as well as the acquisition of practical skills in teamwork, writing, presentation and time-management. 
  • The ability to cope with rapid organisational and technological change is developed through an understanding of organisational behaviour, information systems and organisational change and development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organisational Behaviour and Design
  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing Management and Planning
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility
  • Leadership in Contemporary Organisations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For all international students deadline: 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096750A

Entry into the Master of Professional Accounting/Master of Business Administration will be available for applicants who have:

  • Bachelor (Honours) Degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification; or
  • Bachelor Degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, in a related field such as accounting, business, commerce, economics, finance, human resource management, industrial relations, management, marketing; or
  • Bachelor Degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, not in a related field and 1 year relevant organisational experience; or
  • At least 7 years' relevant organisational experience, including 2 years in a management position.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36265 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36265 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    26330 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26330 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /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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