A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time | Part-time
Location: On campus


Course name: Master of Accounting and Finance
Duration (full-time equivalent): 2 years
SATAC code: 2CM221
CRICOS code: 089466G



The Master of Accounting and Finance offers the right balance of practice and theory to prepare you for a successful career as an accounting or business professional and to cultivate research practices for independent, industry and discipline related research in a business context.

The role of accounting and finance professionals in contemporary society will be explored with reference to ethics, globalisation and sustainability issues.

Graduates are eligible for membership with CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants.


What will I study?

Refer to the course rule:

Entry requirements

applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline (other than accounting degree accredited in Australia).

Applicants with an Australian accredited degree in accounting are not eligible for admission into the Master of Accounting and Finance.

The University may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, consider others who can show that they demonstrate the experience, knowledge and aptitude required to undertake the course. Please contact the University for further advice.


International students: Entry and English language requirements


Domestic students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.



International students
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Semester 1 - 30 November of the year preceding admission
Semester 2 - 31 May of that year.


Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Master of Accounting and Finance Place type: Full fee paying

2018: $26,568
2018: $30,700
2019: $34,000


  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.