• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #356 (QS) Christchurch, New Zealand
The accounting profession and agriculture industry require a future workforce with the expertise and the skills you will develop in the Commerce (Agriculture and Professional Accounting) programme at Lincoln University Canterbury.

Overview

The Commerce (Agriculture and Professional Accounting) programme at Lincoln University Canterbury encompasses the core requirements of the B.Com(Ag) degree as well as the accounting and business courses required to enable you to qualify as a professional accountant.

After graduation

On completion of the degree you will meet the academic requirements for these professional accounting bodies:

  • CPA (Certified Practising Accountants) Australia
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ)
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Introductory Statistics
  • Financial Information for Business
  • Economies and Markets
  • Introduction to Commercial Law
  • Primary Industry Systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    60

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General Requirements

  • NCEA level 3 (i.e. a minimum of 60 credits at level 3 or above plus 20 credits at level 2 or above); and
  • A minimum of 14 credits at level 3 or higher in each of three approved subjects; and
  • Literacy – 5 reading credits and 5 writing credits at Level 2 or higher from standards on the NZQA list of university entrance literacy standards; and
  • Numeracy – 10 credits from standards on the NZQA list of numeracy standards

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16307 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16307 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    3776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3776 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • National students: 6600 NZD
  • International students: 28500 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

  • 1300 - 2000 NZD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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