Master of Professional Accounting in Auckland University of Technology

Auckland University of Technology

Campus: Auckland

Duration: 16 months

Intake: March and Oct

*Fee: $49,995

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The degree provides you with the knowledge to alter careers and become a senior accountant. It can be finished in 16 months.

It’s introduced for people who want to work towards registration with professional accounting entities such as the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ).

It will boost your skills of accounting from a planning business view and give the financial advice required for future career roles.

To complete the course, you must complete the papers below:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting for Business
  • Taxation in New Zealand
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Auditing
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Strategic Management Accounting
  • Finance for Accountants
  • Professional Accounting Practice
  • Economics for Business
  • Statistics for Business
  • Business Law
  • Law of Business Organisations
  •  Managing Organisations and People
    Career Outcomes:

    There are ample employment opportunities both in New Zealand and overseas. There’s strong need of skilled accountants and senior managers,

    Careers Options:

  • Chartered accountant
  • International accounting firms
  • Management accountant
  • Chief financial officer
  • Finance manager
  • Forensic accountant
  • Senior management
  • Business consultant
    Eligibility criteria

    Academic eligibility:

    Candidate must have done BCom.

    English language proficiency score:

    1. IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0

    Speaking, Reading, Writing and listening score required is 6.0

    1. TOEFL Score of 90 is required
    2. PTE required score is 58

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