Master of Professional Accounting


Subject area




1.5 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of the Master of Professional Accounting is to produce highly skilled graduates who can practice as accountants in a range of industries and communities within Aotearoa and overseas. As a conversion Masters, the qualification is aimed at graduates and professionals from diverse disciplines who desire to pursue a career in accounting and provides a pathway to membership with professional accounting bodies. The qualification seeks to meet the needs of small to medium enterprises along with those of larger organisations.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants must have a recognised Bachelor s degree (or higher) with merit achievement deemed to be a grade average of B- or higher OR a professional qualification in a relevant discipline, recognised as being equivalent to merit achievement in a bachelor degree or equivalent. Applicants must also meet the English Language Admission Requirements specified in Unitec s Admission Requirements Policy.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$5,473 $8,210
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,435 $12,652
Total $13,908 $20,862

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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