Why study Accounting in Australia?
Accounting is one of Australia’s fastest-growing occupations, and the profession is predicted to increase by 13.3 percent by 2020.
No matter what shape the economy is in, there will always be a need for accountants, whether companies are in the red or the black. However, with the current strong economy, business in Australia is booming and with this growth comes the need for financial and accounting services.
Just one of the benefits of studying accounting is that it is a profession that is always in demand and at the heart of every business, across a huge variety of industries.
COURSES & PATHWAYS:
Certificate IV In Bookkeeping & Accounting | Diploma of Accounting
Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting
Master of Professional Accounting
There are three (3) professional accounting bodies for accountants in Australia:
- CPA Australia
- Institute of Chartered Accountants and
- Institute of Public Accountants.
Completing an accredited degree is the recognized pathway to associate membership to CPA Australia and Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Career opportunities: Accountancy can provide a pathway for the below job titles:
- Taxation officers
- Forensic Accountants
- Investment Managers
- Stockbroking Managers
- Investment Analysts
- Financial Advisors
- Management Consultants
- Finance Management
- Business Analysis
- Business Management
- Investment Advisory
- Risk Management Specialization