Kaplan Business School (KBS)

Graduate Certificate in Accounting

Kaplan Business School (KBS)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 063299K

Level of study: Postgraduate


The Graduate Certificate in Accounting provides an understanding of the framework and fundamental principles of the accounting profession. The course offers an opportunity to develop the basic statistical and numerical literacy skills required for data analysis in economics and business management.

Career Outcomes





The course is ideal if you have a qualification in a non-accounting discipline and wish to gain additional skills in accounting and finance. The skills developed will assist you to gain employment in accounting within private and public organisations, nationally and internationally.

Upon successful completion, you may be eligible for full credit towards our Master of Accounting and Master of Professional Accounting courses, or another course with an alternative higher education provider in Australia.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 11,040 for the entire course; Subject Fee: 2,760
Start date: 14 November 2022
Study mode: Full time

Brisbane Campus

Ground Floor, 369 Ann Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

An Advanced Diploma/Associate Degree (or AQF Level 6 equivalent course) plus completion of a Postgraduate Qualifying Program (or equivalent); OR A Diploma (or AQF Level 5 equivalent course) plus evidence of a minimum of two years’ relevant industry experience plus completion of a Postgraduate Qualifying Program (or equivalent).

ENGLISH ENTRY REQUIREMENT: Academic IELTS- Overall 6.0, with not less than 6.0 for Speaking and Writing and 5.5 for Listening and Reading OR KITE (Kaplan International Test of English) - Score greater than 426 Overall for listening, reading and grammar, and B2 for speaking and writing; OR PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) - Academic Score of 50 OR TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language- 60 OR Cambridge (Cambridge English: Advanced from Cambridge ESOL) – 169.


Kaplan Business School
Melbourne Campus
Level 4, 370 Docklands Drive Melbourne Victoria 3008