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Accounting, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #501 (ARWU) Armidale, Australia| Online
Why study the Bachelor of Accounting at University of New England  ?Accounting is at the centre of business and finance - from tracking the flow of money to analysing financial activities. The skills you develop through the Bachelor of Accounting are fundamental to making strategic business decisions and helping people stay in control of their money.
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Bachelor of Accounting at University of New England g is a premier undergraduate degree accredited with CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ). 

Upon completion of the core units you will meet the entry requirements for these professional accounting bodies and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

You will develop specialised knowledge of the accounting discipline, including technical skills and critical thinking, as well as the skills to collect, measure, and communicate financial information in a range of situations.

This degree comprises a set of core units in accounting, auditing, information systems, economics, finance, business, statistics, and law. 

In addition to the core, there are optional majors in Advanced Accounting, Agribusiness, Finance, or Managing Organisations and People.

Career Opportunities

UNE's Bachelor of Accounting will give you the technical and theoretical accounting knowledge as well as the analytical, communication and financial skills to succeed in a wide range of careers across all sectors. 

An accountant doesn't necessarily work in an accounting firm - retailers, charities and record labels all need accountants, just to name a few.

Career opportunities include:

  • Agribusiness Consultant
  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Tax Consultant
  • Forensic/Investigative Accountant
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Officer
  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Institution Manager
  • Stockbroker
  • Financial Advisor

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 120 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      Up to 10 years 

  • Credits
    144 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Finance 
  • Management Accounting 
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting 
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Accounting Information Systems 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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.

General Requirements

CRICOS Code 061316G

A candidate shall:

  • be qualified for admission (see Admission Undergraduate and Postgraduate (Coursework) Rule and Admission Undergraduate and Postgraduate (Coursework) Procedures); or
  • hold an approved overseas qualification under the Articulations Programs; or
  • hold an approved qualification from an Australian TAFE under the Articulation Programs.
  • Assumed knowledge is any two units of English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28216 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28216 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Armidale

  • 1500 - 2100 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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


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