The MIT Bachelor of Business, major in Accounting, provides worldwide career portability due to the rigor and contemporary nature of the course which is valued internationally. This is particularly important as uniform accounting standards are now being adopted globally. The MIT Bachelor of Business major in Accounting is accredited by industry peak bodies such as: CPA Australia (CPAA) and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) which provides graduates with an opportunity to apply their skills around the world.
Students who enrol in the Bachelor of Business course have the opportunity to major in:
The Bachelor of Business, major in Accounting, provides a detailed study of the accounting discipline which includes various theories and models of accounting, the roles and traditions of accounting, internal and external financial reporting, management and financial accounting, auditing, taxation, regulatory compliance, international accounting standards and an awareness of ethical issues.
The Bachelor of Business, majoring in Marketing is designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to deal with the competitive global market. The degree provides core marketing units that cover the practice and theory of marketing. Students develop creativity and flexibility in the application of their knowledge.
The Bachelor of Business, major in Management explores the body of knowledge required by future managers. Some of the key areas of study include: management theory and practice, human resource management, budgeting and planning, organisational behaviour, change management, leadership skills, strategic management, knowledge management and international business. Graduates of this program have an excellent platform to proceed to a career in management.
- VTAC Code
- 9470194732 (DFP)
- 9470194733 (IFP)
- UAC Code
- CRICOS Course Code
- 067439D (VIC)
- 072668D (NSW)
Duration: 3 years [6 Trimesters]
Intake: March, July, November
The Bachelor of Business is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) - www.teqsa.gov.au.
Professional accreditation and membershipThe Bachelor of Business with Accounting major is accredited by CPA Australia - Certified Practising Accountant Australia (see www.cpacareers.com.au), ICAA – Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (see www.charteredaccountants. com.au), and IPA – Institute of Public Accountants (see www. publicaccountants.org.au). Upon successful completion of the course graduates will be eligible to apply for associate membership of both CPA Australia and IPA. You will also be eligible for entry into the CPA Program of CPA Australia and the CA Program of the ICAA.
All applicants must meet the minimum entry requirements as well as the course prerequisites.
Course specific entry requirements is available at course page.
Prospective students applying to higher education programs at Melbourne Institute of Technology are assessed using one or more of the following.
2. A. Applicants with Higher Education Study
Applicants are eligible for admission if they have satisfactorily completed at least six months of full-time equivalent study at a recognised higher education institution.
Applicants who do not meet this requirement will be assessed on a case by case basis, taking into account the applicant’s previous academic history. These include:
- Recent higher education study results
- Senior School Certificate study scores
- Personal Statement–outlining the motivation for applying for the course
2. A.1 Enabling/Bridging courses
Applicants are eligible for admission if they have satisfactorily completed a Foundation Studies program offered by a university, a registered TAFE or a private provider accredited as compliant with the Australian National Standards for Foundation Programs.
2. B. Applicants with vocational education and Training (VET) study
Applicants are eligible for admission if they have satisfactorily completed one year of a VET (Vocational Education Training) Australian Qualifications Framework accredited award at Diploma or above. Applicants must meet pre-requisites, if any, prescribed for the course.
2. C. Applicants with Recent Secondary Education (within the past two years)
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Successful completion of Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or equivalent
2. C.1 Applicants with International Baccalaureate (IB) results
For applicants studying IB, a notional ATAR is provided by the local Tertiary Admissions Centre (TAC), which is used in the same way as ATAR for determining eligibility. You must ensure that your school has submitted the necessary request to International Baccalaureate organisation to release their results directly to UAC.
2. C.2. Interstate Year 12 students
Interstate Year 12 applicants are assessed in the same way as Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE). For more information, visit your local Tertiary Admissions Centre (TAC) website.
2. D. Applicants with work and life experience
The following applicants may be considered under work and life experience category:
- Applicants who have not completed Year 12 or equivalent
- Applicants who completed Year 12 more than two years ago
2. D.1.Requirements for applicants who have not completed Year 12
Applicants under this category will be assessed on a case by case basis based on one or more of the following:
- Substantial relevant work experience that demonstrates that the applicant has satisfied the entry requirements
- Any relevant non-formal courses
- Personal statement- outlining motivation to study the course, details of personal circumstances including life and work experiences. Applicants should provide any aspect of their personal history that may support their application, including community services, work experience, and achievements.
2. D.2. Requirements for applicants who completed Year 12 more than two years ago
Applicants who completed Year 12 more than two years ago and have not completed any VET or higher education studies are assessed according to their Year 12 results.
International students must meet the following requirements:
Academic requirements: Successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent. For country specific requirements, contact MIT Admissions Department.
English language requirements:
English language Proficiency tests Results Required IELTS (Academic)
Overall score 6.0 (no band less than 5.5)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Overall score 60‐78 with minimum scores: Reading 12, Listening 11, Speaking 17, Writing 20
Overall score 50 with (no score less than 46)
CAE Score of 169 (no band less than 162)
Even though MIT endeavours to provide correct information, this information may change throughout the year. You are strongly advised to verify the accuracy of this information with the relevant schools before making a decision.