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Business (Professional Accounting), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration

About

 Why choose this  Master of Business (Professional Accounting) offered at Queensland University of Technology course?

You will be introduced to contemporary issues facing modern businesses such as the impact of international differences in accounting policies and practices, forensics and accounting factors that contribute to an effective governance and accountability framework.In undertaking this study area you will acquire advanced technical knowledge in financial, management and computerised accounting, auditing and taxation law.

 You will exercise your skills in critical thinking, reflection, analysis and judgement to solve real world problems in complex accounting and global business contexts. Working individually and in groups, you will become experienced in professionally and effectively communicating accounting and legal knowledge and advice to diverse audiences.

Real-world learning

Developed in consultation with industry, our programs incorporate real-world case analysis, activities and workplace projects. You will also benefit from meaningful connections with industry leaders and practitioners as they share their insights into essential skills and attributes needed for professional practice.

You will learn how to exercise creativity, independent judgement and critical reflection, to plan, design, adapt and implement strategies and solutions that contribute to real world business practice and research.

Your knowledge and research skills are taken to an advanced level in the capstone unit of this course. In this unit you will learn the process of how to deal with the problems typically faced by professional advisors and consultants.

Career outcomes

Accountancy is a great platform for a dynamic and exciting business career. Accountants work in a diversity of areas—in commerce, local, national and international firms, government organisations, law firms, banks, merchant banks, stockbrokers, charitable organisations, hospitals and churches, film, television and media or they run their own business. A career in accounting can lead to more strategic and leadership roles such as general manager, chief financial officer and chief executive officer. As a QUT accountancy graduate, you will have a huge range of interesting career options.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Business and Corporations Law
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting Processes
  • Managerial Finance
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Taxation Law and Practice
  • Accounting Information Systems and Analytics
  • Economics and Data Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Sem 1 Off shore deadline application - 27.01.2020
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description
      1.5 - 2 years
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • 3-4 years
      • Part- time option is available only for domestic students
  • Credits
    140 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    58

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

CRICOS- 085448J

As part of QUT's application for admission process, you will be automatically assessed for the 1.5 year program.  If you wish to be considered for the 2 year program only, please indicate this on your application form.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31700 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    27200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27200 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Next year fee National: $28,400
  • Next year fee International:$33,100

Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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