Murdoch University

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

On Campus - Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Murdoch University
Murdoch course code B1003
3 Years
$22,500; Discoverers fee AUD$19,000

Course description

Lead the way to good business management with an Accounting degree

Good accounting is essential to the success of any organisation – as not only does it help us manage financial positions and maintain cash flow – but it also plays a key part in helping determine where to go into the future as part of our strategic planning process.

So forget the boring bean counter label – as a business accountant you could find yourself at the Fremantle, Western Australia, Australiacutting edge of decision-making, whether you are helping small businesses manage growth, or in the big businesses arena managing large-scale acquisitions or divestments.

Get into the real nuts and bolts of how a business works

Learn how businesses really work and what it takes to make a successful organisation by examining the efficiency and effectiveness of operations through to how to evaluate employee performance.

You will also learn how to use accounting to assist you make crucial capital investment decisions for purposes including the acquisition or sale of shares, lending of money and provision of goods on credit.

Make your first good business decision by studying with Murdoch

Our courses can be tailored to fit your needs:

  • Choose to study full-time, part-time or even remotely.
  • Complete your degree as a double major or double degree by combining it with other related business units.

You will also benefit from our small class sizes, deliberately limited to ensure you receive high quality, dedicated teaching.

On graduating you will also gain professional recognition by CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

Entry requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate competency in the English language. This requirement can be met by achieving the following scores in one of the following English language proficiency tests*. Other forms of English proficiency may be accepted.
Please contact to check your eligibility.
English language proficiency tests Score
Academic IELTS** 6.0 (no individual band less than 6.0)
TOEFL*** (paper based) 550 (with the Test of Written English 5)
TOEFL (internet based) 80 (no band less than 20)
Pearson Test of English (Academic) 57 (No band less than 50)
Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 50% or above
GCE O Level C+ or above in English
GCE A Level 1119 General Paper C6 or above
Murdoch Institute of Technology EAP Program 60%
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English Grade C or above
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency of English Grade C or above
*Requirements are subject to revision and should not be taken as firm indicators.
**International English Language Testing Service
***Test of English as a Foreign Language

Murdoch University

Murdoch University was established in 1975 as a research university. It is approximately 20 minutes by car (15 kilometres) from Perth’s city centre and 10 minutes (eight kilometres) from the port city of Fremantle. The University is committed to the pursuit of excellence and has an international reputation for quality teaching and research.