Graduate Diploma in Accounting
Universal College of Learning (UCOL)
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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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.
Key Information for Students
Applicants must hold a bachelors degree in any field excluding Accounting OR a Level 6 or 7 Diploma and relevant work and or life experience equivalent to a Bachelors degree OR evidence of equivalent practical, professional or educational experience e.g. 3 to 5 years full time work experience relevant to business studies. International Students 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.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$46,125 - $64,730|
|In further study||3%|
|On a benefit||1%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
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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.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.