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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 VU Business School and VU Polytechnic.

Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 1 course

Duration: 3 years

Bachelor of Business specialisations include accounting, banking & finance, event management, financial risk management, human resource management, information systems management, international trade, management & innovation, marketing, supply chain & logistics management, tourism & hospitality management.

Postgraduate 2 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).

TAFE certificates & diplomas 4 courses

Enhance your career prospects by developing a broad range of accounting and professional finance skills with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting at Victoria University Polytechnic.

This course will prepare you for accounting jobs in the financial services industry and others requiring accounting support.

This course will provide you with the training and knowledge necessary for a range of accounting career pathways.

Build connections in the financial services industry and develop a broad range of payroll skills with the Diploma of Payroll Services at VU Polytechnic.

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.

Short courses 2 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: 20 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.

"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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