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Accounting courses

Our accounting degree courses are nationally recognised by CPA Australia and the Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand. Our courses are designed to provide the skills to work in a range of accounting roles. Gain the skills to take your career further.


Our graduates find employment as:

  • accountants
  • business analysts
  • management.


Our accounting courses are provided by the College of Business and VU Polytechnic.

Short courses 3 courses

Duration: 12 weeks

Learn how to carry out business activity statement tasks and establish a payroll system with the BAS Agent Registration Skill Set.

Duration: 1000 hours
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.
Duration: 18 weeks

This skill set describes the skills and knowledge required to meet the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) educational eligibility requirements for a course in Australian taxation law.

TAFE certificates & diplomas 3 courses

Duration: 0.5 years
This course will prepare you for accounting jobs in the financial services industry and others requiring accounting support.
Duration: 0.5 years
This course will provide you with the training and knowledge necessary for a range of accounting career pathways.
Duration: 0.5 years

Gain practical and theoretical knowledge in bookkeeping and associated administrative duties with this Certificate IV in Bookkeeping.

Higher Education diplomas 1 course

Higher education diplomas

Study a one-year specialised diploma, with more focussed academic and English support to better prepare you for success in undergraduate study.

On completion, you will be guaranteed entry into the second year of a nominated bachelor degree.

Duration: 1 year
Gain a broad introduction to the industry and develop a range of skills relevant to working in the business sector.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Duration: 3 years

Get ahead in the fast-paced world of business and make an impact on a local or international level.

Postgraduate 3 courses

Duration: 1 year
Lay the foundation for a career in professional accounting with a Graduate Diploma in Business (Accounting) at Victoria University.
Duration: 2 years

Study a globally-recognised accounting degree with the Master of Business (Accounting).

Duration: 1 year

Gain the knowledge and skills for a fulfilling business career in accounting.

"In my home country I had no freedom to pursue an education. VU took me in and drastically influenced my future path for the better. VU attracts the most amazing students locally and from around the world."
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