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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Professional Accounting

Deakin University 

6 months
19700 AUD/full
14500 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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Graduate with an understanding of accounting, finance and business principles when you apply to study a postgraduate Professional Accounting from Deakin University.   

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This Professional Accounting from Deakin University enables you to study the principles of accounting and finance or take the first step towards becoming a qualified accountant.

Our Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting gives you the flexibility to choose units that are right for you. For example, if you’re just looking to add accounting skills to progress your career, you have the option to study units that match your interest. If you aspire to apply for the CA program of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, you might undertake the units required for this pathway.

After completing this course, you can progress to the Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting, Master of Professional Accounting, Master of Commerce or Master of Professional Accounting and Finance.


Deakin's graduate learning outcomes describe the knowledge and capabilities graduates can demonstrate at the completion of their course. These outcomes mean that regardless of the Deakin course you undertake, you can rest assured your degree will teach you the skills and professional attributes that employers value. They'll set you up to learn and work effectively in the future.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice 
  • Accounting
  • Finance  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


4 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum admission criteria:

  • Bachelor degree or higher, OR
  • two years of relevant work experience, OR
  • evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
CRICOS code: 073433D    

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19700 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19700 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    14500 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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