Develop fundamental business skills in finance and quantitative analysis to launch your career in accounting and commerce.

The Master of Professional Accounting and Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced) courses are designed to meet the global demand for high-quality graduates in accounting. Students will integrate theoretical and technical knowledge of financial and management accounting, auditing, finance, economics, quantitative methods, information systems, business law and taxation law.

Study in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide or online and learn from our industry-experienced academics through practical and work integrated learning and gain knowledge in the fundamental areas of accounting, finance, economics, quantitative analysis, information systems and business and taxation law.

The Master of Professional Accounting and Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced) are accredited by the Chartered Accountants (CA Australia and New Zealand) and the Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA) Australia.

Choose your degree type:

  • Master of Professional Accounting

The Master of Professional Accounting course consists of twelve subjects and equips you with the skills and knowledge required to satisfy the educational entry requirements.

  • Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced)

The Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced) 090254K course consists of sixteen subjects and provides you with a solid understanding of various accounting and finance practices.

KEY STUDY OUTCOMES:

  • Understanding of ethical, legal, social and environmental responsibilities
  • Local and global context knowledge
  • Interpret and apply rules, regulations and theories of practice
  • Solve routine accounting problems in diverse contexts
  • Communicate accounting advice and knowledge
  • Skills in modern technologies

Admissions criteria

GENERAL ADMISSIONS CRITERIA

A bachelor degree (AQF7) or above in any discipline from an Australian institution or a recognised equivalent qualification.

OR

A Graduate Certificate in Business Administration from Torrens University Australia (or from another institution if deemed equivalent).

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ADMISSIONS CRITERIA

Torrens offers a free, personalised admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact our International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence.

Torrens University Australia is an inclusive institution that celebrates diversity in its student community. We provide international students with assistance in finding accommodation, academic support, counselling services and language assistance.

Please read our International Student information or contact us with any questions about studying at Torrens or living in Australia.

Approved English tests include:

  • CAE 58
  • IELTS 6.5, with no subscore less than 6.0
  • PTE 58
  • TOEFL 78

International students

Torrens offers a free, personalised admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact our International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence.

Torrens University Australia is an inclusive institution that celebrates diversity in its student community. We provide international students with assistance in finding accommodation, academic support, counselling services and language assistance.

Workload and assessment

NO. OF TIMETABLED HOURS PER WEEK:

Torrens University Australia operates on a trimester system comprising of 3 study periods per year.

It is expected that each subject, whether studied online or on-campus, will involve a combined total of 120 hours of structured and self-directed learning, which equates to approximately 10 hours a week per subject over a 12-week trimester.

TYPICAL ASSESSMENT INCLUDES:

Subjects have a range of assessment options to suit the student's requirements and circumstance. Methods of assessment may include time constrained, written examinations, individual assignments based on live briefs, group assignments, project reports, presentations, research reports, work integrated learning, scenarios and case studies, and reflexive logs.

Career opportunities

  • Auditor
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Relations Manager
Program taught in:
English

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