Bachelor of Accounting

Secure your toptier future in accounting

The Bachelor of Accounting is designed to give you the skills and accreditation you need to become a professional accountant in Australia. You'll also be able to select an open major from any field within the university allowing you to customise your degree to meet your special interests.

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Admission open to

Domestic students and International students

Level of Study


Full-time Study Duration

3 years

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Course code


CRICOS number


Career Outcomes

Study a Bachelor of Accounting at UC and you will:

  • prepare for accreditation with professional accounting associations including CPA Australia, the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants
  • study the fundamentals of critical thinking and enhance your research skills
  • access specialist units that will develop your business skills to ensure you have freedom of choice with your career
  • assess career path specialisation in professional accounting, public sector accounting, management accounting and financial accounting.

Career Opportunities

  • Accounts officer
  • Tax accountant
  • Financial accountant
  • Management accountant

Work Integrated Learning

We offer an optional six-month internship as a great way to apply your learning in the workplace and build valuable professional connections.

Course details

Sample study plan


  • Accounting for Managers
  • Government-Business Relations
  • Information Systems in Organisations
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Introduction to Management
  • Problem Analysis and Statistics
  • Problem Evaluation and Resolution


  • Accounting Systems and Practices
  • Business Finance
  • Company Accounting
  • Law of Business Associations
  • Management Accounting
  • Revenue Law
  • Open Major (x2)


  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting
  • Internship
  • Open Elective (x4)

Course specific

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this course you can apply for a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in accounting. You'll then have the option of transferring at the end of your first year if your grade average is strong.


Looking for more detail about the units you will study? Want to know more about fees, admission requirements and delivery modes?

Create your personalised course guide

Head over to our Personalised Course Guide for detailed information presented in a simple-to-get PDF.

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