Choose Rewarding Careers in Accounting:

  • Accountant

  • Business analyst

  • Auditor

  • Financial adviser


CRICOS Provider Number 00124K  |   RTO Code 3113

Victoria University

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

  • CRICOS Course Code: 092944A

  • Duration: 3 Years (6 Semesters)

  • Location: Footscray Park Campus and City Flinders, Victoria 

  • 2021 Intake: July 2021

  • 2022 Intakes: February & July 2022

  • Course Fees:

    • 2021 Original Tuition Fees: AUD 14,950 / semester 

    • For Enrolment in 2021 Only:

      • First Year Scholarship:

        • AUD 11,960 / semester (x2) for 2021 first year tuition fees (after 20% Tuition Scholarship). 

        • AUD 13,455 / semester (x4) for second, third year tuition fees (after 10% scholarship, conditional upon good academic performance).
      • Fees may be subject to changes in 2022

Course Entry Requirements:

  • Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent); OR:

  • Successful completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent); PLUS

  • A minimum of IELTS overall score of 6.0 (with no band less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking); OR

  • Successful completion of a Foundation course or equivalent

You will gain a range of Accounting Skills including:

  • Develop a solid foundation in core business studies and help inform better business decisions for companies in Australia and overseas.

  • Improve your intellectual, analytical, organisational and interpersonal skills.

  • VU's extensive network of local and international partnerships, overseas exchange programs, and our mix of students from across the globe will help you grow an international network of contacts – expanding your global career opportunities well into the future.

  • VU's strong industry links, workplace learning opportunities and industry-expert lecturers will also help you to graduate work-ready.

Units of This Course:

First Year

  • Accounting for Decision Making

  • Information Systems for Business

  • Economic Principles

  • Business Statistics

  • Introduction to Marketing

  • Business Law

  • Management and Organisation Behaviour

  • Integrated Business Challenge


Second Year & Third Year

Major Studies

  • Accounting Information Systems

  • Corporate Finance

  • Financial Accounting

  • Corporate Accounting

  • Management Accounting

  • Corporate Regulation OR Auditing

Capstone Units:

  • Advanced Financial Accounting

  • Applied Business Challenge OR

  • International Business Challenge

Accreditation and Professional Recognition

  • VU's Accounting major is accredited by CPA Australia, one of the world's largest accounting bodies and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ), a worldwide network of finance leaders.

  • CPA Australia offers membership to VU students upon graduation when the appropriate sequence of units is completed. Complete the same units and you can also gain entry into the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) Chartered Accountants Program, with the addition of the Taxation Law and Practice and Auditing units.