Graduate Diploma in Accounting


Subject area

Business Management

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Entry requirements

* A bachelor's degree in any field excluding Accounting



Level 6 or 7 Diploma and relevant work and/or life experience (equivalent to a Bachelor's degree) or Evidence of equivalent practical, professional or educational experience e.g. 3 - 5 years full time work experience [relevant to business studies].

English Requirements - International Students
The minimum entry requirement for international students is IELTs academic score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5 (or equivalent). IELTS scores used must be taken from a single IELTS Test Report Form (i.e. combining scores from more than one test is not permissible).

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the graduate diplomas is to provide students with hands-on applied specialised knowledge in their chosen field. Students will have the opportunity to 'apply' knowledge, skills and capabilities in a variety of ways and contexts during their study. Underpinning this, graduates will build an ethical and social framework which will assist them in responsible business operations.
A work ready graduate will be developed who has experienced the work place, gained specialised knowledge and resolved a business issue through research and the application of knowledge and theories to practice.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

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Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 952 7000
Fax: (06) 952 7023

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