24 months
33500 AUD/year
28500 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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If you are from a non-accounting background, the Master of Professional Accounting conversion program offered by Griffith University will give you the training in accounting and related areas needed to meet the academic requirements for Associate membership with CPA Australia and admission to CPA Australia's CPA Program, and the CA Program of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. 

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The Master of Professional Accounting  conversion program offered by Griffith University   will enable you to develop the technical and conceptual skills needed to become an accountant and will develop your ability to analyse, critique and synthesise various accounting and related principles, methods and techniques. 

This program will also provide academic support to help you prepare for CPA Australia's CPA Program and ACCA's professional level examinations.

Career opportunities 

You will be qualified for work in government administration, business planning, cost and management accounting, auditing, information systems, taxation, finance and banking, stockbroking, treasury, foreign exchange, superannuation, consulting, insurance, and manufacturing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting and Governance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Economics 
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Principles of Business and Corporations Law
  • Management Accounting and Strategy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS- 088233M 

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Professional Accounting, a student must:

  • hold any Bachelor degree from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 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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