Master Of Financial Analysis/master Of Professional Accounting
Duration : 3 Years
Intake : Jul/Nov
Level : Postgraduate
Tuition & fees : $ 36,200 Per Year
IELTS : 6.5
TOEFL : 79
PTE : 64
About this course
This course is an ideal route to internationally recognized professional careers in accounting and finance, and prepares you to take the next step in your career in finance, banking and accounting.
The curriculum builds on a broad foundation of study in economics, accounting and finance, management, marketing and statistics. And equips you with the knowledge and training you need to specialize in areas such as auditing, costing, investigative accounting, taxation, financial advice, funds management, investment analytics, management consulting and more.
La Trobe's accounting and finance subjects are ranked in the Top 7 per cent in the world (QS world university rankings by subject 2015) and we’re among the top three universities in Victoria for research in accounting, auditing and accountability, banking, finance and investment (Excellence in Research for Australia, 2015). This expertise informs and enhances the content of our courses and our teaching.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognized in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.
High level finance, accounting and banking skills are keenly sought after by employers around the world, and graduates of our program can expect to move into a diverse range of roles in accounting, banking and investment analysis.
Graduates of the program are now employed in various roles within accounting and finance at a range of Australian and global organizations including ANZ, Ernst and Young, PwC, Telstra, AMP and NAB.
Once you complete the course, you can choose to specialize in areas such as auditing, costing, investigative accounting, taxation, financial advice, funds management, investment analytics, management consulting and more.
The Master of Financial Analysis/Master of Professional Accounting is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ). Students are required to complete specific subjects in order to graduate with the CAANZ accredited qualification, please refer to the Handbook for further details. Professional registration may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.
Graduates of the Master of Financial Analysis/Master of Professional Accounting may apply for membership with Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details. Graduates of the Master of Financial Analysis/Master of Professional Accounting may be eligible to apply for registration with the CFA Institute. Professional registration may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.
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Cost of Attendance
20,746 USD – 27,662 USD (annually)
Online application/Printed application, by post
Mode of Program
Full time; Part-time and Online
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La Trobe College International Admissions
International students must fulfil additional requirements before submitting an application to the La Trobe College. Some of them are as follows:
Application Submission Requirements:
International students must submit the ones listed below:
Proof of English Language Proficiency.
A copy of the bachelor’s degree certificate.
Letters of recommendation.
Official Transcripts of secondary school or university/ marks card.
Financial support documentation or sponsor’s affidavit of financial support.
Copy of official passport.
Completed application for admission
La Trobe College English Language Requirements
Students must have proof of their English language proficiency by providing scores of any one of the following tests given below, to be eligible for admission at the La Trobe College.
Minimum Score Required
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Visa Process for International Students
Students who are accepted into their course are required to apply to the Department of Home Affairs for a student visa.
Applicants are required to provide the following documents to receive the student visa as a part of the visa process:
Copy of the offer of enrolment paper.
Copy of the confirmation of enrolment (CoE) paper.
Evidence of Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) payment.
Passport and passport photographs.
Evidence of English Language proficiency.
Evidence of qualifications.
Complete an online application with an application fee.
Applicants are then required to attend the nearest visa application centre.
Post the documents to the Australian embassy once the confirmation is given.