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Bachelor of Accounting
Bachelor of Accounting

Bachelor of Accounting

  • ID:ANU610001
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements


International Baccalaureate:29

Applicants who complete a recognised secondary/senior secondary/post-secondary/tertiary sequence of study will be assessed on the basis of an equivalent selection rank that is calculated upon application.

English requirements

  • Academic IELTS and IELTS Indicator:  An overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component of the test.

  • TOEFL - internet based test : An overall score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening.

  • PTE Academic:  An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 55 in each of the communicative skills.

  • TOEFL - paper based test: A score of 570 with a TWE* score of 4.5.

  • Cambridge CAE Advanced (Post 2015):  An overall score of 176 with a minimum of 169 in all sub-skills.

Course Information

The Bachelor of Accounting is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in reporting, analysing and managing financial resources in business and government entities. In addition to meeting the education requirements for membership of the Australian accounting professional bodies, the degree offers flexibility for you to study in related disciplines of your interest, including finance, business information systems, management, marketing, international business and corporate sustainability.

You will be equipped with the ability to critically analyse emerging accounting issues, and be inspired by the professional and scholarly accounting research that provides you with insights into issues underlying the accounting numbers, thus fostering your academic and professional competence. Gaining these academic and professional attributes will enhance your accounting career opportunities, or pursuance of advanced accounting studies.


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The Bachelor of Accounting requires completion of 144 units, of which:

A maximum of 60 units may come from completion of 1000-level courses

The 144 units must include:

24 units from completion of minor in Business and Economics Essentials

30 units from completion of the following compulsory courses:

  • BUSN1002 Accounting Processes and Systems

  • FINM1001 Foundations of Finance

  • BUSN2011 Management Accounting

  • BUSN2015 Company Accounting

  • BUSN3001 Accounting Theory

18 units from completion of courses from the following list:

  • BUSN1101 Introduction to Commercial Law

  • BUSN2101 Law of Business Entities

  • BUSN2036 Financial Statement Analysis

  • BUSN3008 Financial Reporting By Corporations

  • BUSN3017 Corporate Social Responsibility, Accountability and Reporting

  • INFS2005 Accounting Information Systems

  • 18 units from completion of courses from the following list:

  • BUSN3002 Auditing

  • BUSN3003 Advanced Management Accounting

  • BUSN3006 Public Sector Accounting

  • BUSN3008 Financial Reporting By Corporations

  • BUSN3014 Principles of Tax Law

  • BUSN3017 Corporate Social Responsibility, Accountability and Reporting

  • BUSN3051 Accounting Analytics

6 units from completion of courses on List 1 of the ANU College of Business and Economics

48 units from completion of elective courses offered by ANU

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ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.

We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 609 $ per year

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