36 months
28224 AUD/year
13292 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Accounting from Charles Sturt University will provide you with the analytical, communication and leadership skills you need to become an in-demand business professional. Whatever industry you'd like to work in and wherever you'd like to live, the Bachelor of Accounting can take you there.  


Our flexible and professionally accredited Accounting course is offered full-time and part-time on campus, or you can study your accounting course online from anywhere in the world. You can also choose from a range of joint study options. Gain a competitive edge over other job applicants when you graduate from the university with the highest graduate employment rate in the country.

Want to see the world while you work? An accounting degree can take you anywhere, from large multinational organisations in the world's most exciting cities to small- and medium-sized businesses across regional Australia. 

When you study the Charles Sturt accounting course online or on campus, you'll undertake a work placement program of 100 hours. All your accounting subjects will feature work-integrated learning and assessment. You'll be job-ready as a highly employable graduate. 

As well as having campuses across regional NSW, Charles Sturt University is one of the largest and most experienced online higher education providers. Online and on-campus classes offer personal engagement and support from our industry-aligned professional educators. Charles Sturt University also gives you the opportunity to graduate sooner by offering select subjects in the summer session.

Charles Sturt University's undergraduate accounting course is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. You'll be ready to take the next step and join a worldwide network of chartered accountants and certified practising accountants.

Charles Sturt University's flexible program of study gives you room to specialise in a second discipline through joint studies. Add options to your accounting qualification by also studying finance, financial planning, human resource management, industrial relations, information systems, international business and culture, legal studies, management, marketing, communication and digital media, online business technologies, psychology, advertising, agribusiness, cultural heritage management, ecotourism, leisure and health, organisational communication, public relations or sociology.

Career opportunities

Accountants hold some of the most dynamic and influential positions in the world. That's because every organisation, in every industry – from agriculture to mining, from global finance to not-for-profit – relies on innovative people who can solve complex business problems. Accounting qualifications are also highly sought after in the community.

Beyond your day job, you could contribute your expertise to a local community organisation through a board or committee position, or another worthy cause close to your heart. Choose your own path with a Charles Sturt University accounting degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting and Financial Literacy
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • Management Accounting for Sustainable Decision-Making
  • Accounting Standards Interpretation and Disclosures
  • Professional Practice in Accounting 
  • Strategic Accounting for Enterprise Management 
  • Accounting in a Global Environment
  • Risk Based Audit & Assurance 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


192 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 074611E (Albury-Wodonga, Port Macquarie) 

  • A completed High School Certificate (or equivalent) with an ATAR of at least 60 (including adjustment factors), OR
  • Successful completion of at least two Bachelor degree level subjects (or Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) equivalent) or higher in any discipline, OR
  • A completed Vocational Education and Training (VET) Certificate III or higher, studied at a TAFE or Registered Training Organisation (RTO), or equivalent, OR
  • Work experience of at least two years with some elements of business management or supervision, demonstrated by a detailed resume.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28224 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28224 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    13292 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13292 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Online International: $26,160
  • Domestic students: Commonwealth supported place


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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