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|Award granted||Master of Business Administration (International) / Master of Professional Accounting|
|Campus||Offered at Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Length||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake||March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2), November (Trimester 3)|
|Indicative annual fee 2014||$28,430* AUD|
|CRICOS course code||057657K|
IELTS overall score of 6.5 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent
|Deakin course code||D709|
|Faculty contacts||Deakin International|
Tel +61 3 9627 4877
Selecting the correct combination of units in one of our professionally accredited courses, provides an opportunity to be eligible to apply for admission to the:
CA Program of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA)
Associate membership for the CPA Program, CPA Australia
IPA Program of the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and
Exemptions may apply for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Students should consult with a Faculty course adviser to identify the units required by each professional body, and also consult with the professional body. Eligibility may depend on work place experience.
The Master of Business Administration (International)/Master of Professional Accounting comprises 16 credit points of study comprising 12 credit points of core units, 1 credit point from a specified list of three units, and 3 credit points of units not previously studied from the Master of Professional Accounting. Students must complete at least four credit points of units from the core of the Master of Business Administration (International) at Deakin.
|MAA703||Accounting for Management 1, 2|
|MAA716||Financial Accounting 1, 2|
|MAA725||Advanced Accounting Principles and Practice 1, 2|
|MPA701||Accounting 1, 2|
|MPE707||International Banking and Finance|
|MPT781/MPE781||Economics for Managers 1, 2 #|
|MPT753/MPF753||Finance 1, 2 #|
|MPM701||Business Process Management 1, 2|
|MPM703||Business Strategy and Analysis|
|MPT735/MPM735||International Business Management #|
|MPT732/MPK732||Marketing Management #|
Plus one unit from:
|MPE711||Global Trade and Markets|
|MPK701||Research Design and Analysis|
|MPR722/MPM722||Human Resource Management *|
Plus 3 credit points of units from:
|MAA705||Corporate Auditing 2, 3|
|MLC703||Principles of Income Tax Law 2, 3|
|MLC707||Commercial and Corporations Law 1, 2|
Other postgraduate units may be taken subject to the approval of the Course Team Chair.
1 Required by CPA Australia for Associate (foundation level) Membership.
2 Required by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia for entry to the CA Program.
3 For candidates who have completed an accredited degree in Australia, this unit may be taken as part of the CPA program. Other students must complete the unit before becoming an Associate Member of CPA Australia.
Students should carefully note the trimesters when units are offered to ensure that all required units can be completed in the appropriate time frame.
Students who wish to enter the CA or CPA programs are advised that it is their responsibility to ensure that they take the appropriate units required for entry.
Students who have completed prior undergraduate or graduate units in accounting or other core knowledge areas are advised to have their qualifications assessed by their preferred professional organisation to ensure they complete the correct units.
* MPR code denotes residential version of unit.
# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.
Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories.
In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant's previous academic record. The minimum requirements are successful completion of a three-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an approved university or other educational institution or successful completion of other equivalent qualifications gained by examination, or approved professional or industrial experience. International students must also meet the English language requirements.
Completion of a tertiary program equivalent to not less than 3 years of full-time study at a university or other approved educational institution -normally requires weighted average mark (WAM) of 65% or alternate admission is available via the Postgraduate Qualifying Programs (PQP):
IELTS / English language requirements
Please note that English language requirements exist for entry to this course and you will be required to meet the English language level requirement that is applicable in the year of your commencement of studies.
It is the students’ responsibility to ensure that she/he has the required IELTS score to register with any external accredited courses.
Credit for prior learning into the Master of Business Administration (International) may be granted to students who have successfully completed appropriate postgraduate studies in management. Students must complete at least four credit points of units from the core of the Master of Business Administration (International) at Deakin. There are negotiated credit arrangements for prior learning arrangements in place for CPA members.
Tracking your application
If you have already applied and wish to enquire about your application please refer to the relevant area through which you originally applied.