Experience. The Difference.
Today, many accountants take on more complex
roles within organisations providing business
management information rather than purely
The Accounting programs available at UniSA
have been designed for graduates from other
disciplines looking to obtain the necessary skills and
knowledge to help them make a career transition
and for those with some experience in accounting,
looking to formalise their qualifications to enhance
their career opportunities. Graduates obtain a
recognised accounting qualification.
Students who are already employed and looking
to obtain a qualification can upgrade their skills
in order to enhance their career prospects.
While career opportunities vary depending on the
level of experience that a student has before and
during their studies, a number of our students
have been able to move into senior management
positions with postgraduate qualifications
Why study at UniSA?
UniSA has a long and proud history of providing
quality professional postgraduate education in
accounting dating back to the 1940’s and our
programs have a highly regarded reputation
among industry. Our teaching staff has relevant
industry experience and close connections with
the professional and qualifying programs of both
CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered
Accountants in Australia (ICAA).
We ensure that course content is constantly
up-to-date through regular reviews, taking into
account changes in industry standards. This means
our students learn a combination of theory and
practical application of models and methods that
can be used to help make better decisions or
develop better strategies within the workplace.
Our Accounting programs are offered over three
study periods each year allowing students to
accelerate more quickly through their studies if
Courses have been designed to allow for flexibility
for those working full time and are offered both on
campus and online.