Figuring out options in Finance and Accounting
Interested in the art of measuring and analysing business performances, or a career of helping businesses with financial decision-making?
Consider a degree program in Finance and Accounting at a university in Australia, which has been attracting international students seeking a career in either of these fields.
Australia has one of the world’s strongest open market economies and observes high, international professional standards.
It also has Finance and Accounting study programs that are ranked among the top in the world, led by The University of New South Wales and the University of Melbourne which both placed 10th in the recent QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018.
Qualifications gained in Australia are also easily transferable to other countries.
These make Australia a desirable destination for students wanting to launch a career in either the Australian finance industry with its strong local and international financial institutions and businesses, or in the international arena.
Finance and accounting courses in Australia cover many areas, allowing students to discover how businessowners, managers, shareholders, creditors and even governments use financial information to function and flourish.
Australian accounting courses especially help the international student to gainpractical skills while acquiring theoretical knowledge in major areas that include financialaccounting,management accounting, auditing and assurance.
International students participating in accounting studies will be exposed to e-business and use accounting to address the changes and challenges of a globalised, digitised world.
Depending on the level of education, experience, and the course, graduates can gain membership with professional bodies such as CPA (Certified Practising Accountants) and CA (Chartered Accountants). Holding a professional membership allows graduates to enter a job market in Australia and other countries with higher remuneration.
With a dynamically growing economy in Australia, accountants and finance specialists are always in demand,offering various work opportunities and permanent residency pathways for graduates.