Bachelor of Accounting

University of Technology Sydney

Undergraduate course details table
Campus Course code Fee type Pattern of
Course start date
City 601010 CSP 3F 20 Jan 2020


This is a scholarship degree intended for recent school leavers. You can only apply or add this course to your preferences until Monday 18 November 2019.

This course is a specialist degree for high-achieving students who view an accounting career as an excellent foundation for future business leadership. All students in the course receive a scholarship of up to $51,500 over three years and a year of full-time industry experience, and are encouraged to complete a second major or sub-major in another business discipline. Historically the course has a graduate employment rate greater than 95 per cent.

Areas of study: Accounting plus a second major or two sub-majors in other business disciplines. Students can choose a second major from the list of majors offered in 601030 B Business.

Career opportunities: Accountant, auditor, business analyst, investment manager, management accountant, taxation adviser. Experienced accountants are highly sought after in all industries as well as government and not-for-profit organisations.

Professional recognition: Students successfully completing B Accounting meet the educational membership requirements for entry into CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Institute of Public Accountants.

Practical experience: This course includes two full-time, six-month industry internships, with two different sponsoring employers.

The first internship is in the second half of the first year of the course; the second internship is in the first half of the third year of the course. Students are not paid by the sponsoring employer during these internships, but continue to receive their scholarship.

Honours: Available as an additional year to meritorious students.

Fees and charges: Visit the UTS website for current fee information.

Essential requirements for admission

This is an intensive scholarship course for current school leavers.

Applicants are selected based on their ATAR, a compulsory online application form, an interview, as well as taking part in a group assessment. UTS will contact shortlisted applicants in November 2019 to organise interviews. To access the online application form and for instructions on how to submit it, visit the UTS website.

The closing date for round 1 applications is Monday 18 November 2019. You must also include the course as a preference on your UAC application by this date. If compulsory additional course application requirements are not submitted by the relevant closing dates, your application may not be considered for this course.

Admission criteria

Applicants with recent secondary education

Assumed knowledge: Mathematics, any 2 units of English.

Other applicants

This is an intensive scholarship course for current school leavers only.

Student profile

Visit the UTS website.

Further information

Visit the UTS website.

How to apply

Read about how to apply through UAC.

Check UAC application and offer round dates.

Course updates
Courses are added and cancelled throughout the admissions year and course details are subject to change. Check the course search on the UAC website or the My UAC app regularly throughout the 2019–20 admissions period.

UTS Online Handbook
For further details about UTS courses listed below, including course content and structure, subject and elective choices, attendance patterns and credit point requirements, visit the UTS website.

UTS cross-faculty and combined courses
UTS offers many cross-faculty courses and combined courses in the areas of Arts and Social Sciences, Business, Design, Engineering and Information Technology, Health, Law and Science.

UTS also offers a B Creative Intelligence and Innovation, and a B Arts in International Studies in each discipline area.

ATAR profile table

ATAR-based offers only (semester 1, 2019)
ATAR profile data table
Course code Lowest ATAR (LA) Median ATAR (MA) Highest ATAR (HA) Lowest selection rank (LSR) Median selection rank (MSR) Highest selection rank (HSR)
601010 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A


  1. Use all ATAR profile data as a guide only; it provides a broad overview of the ATARs and selection ranks of previous Year 12 students admitted into that course. ATARs and selection ranks required for entry in 2020 may be different. If you are unsure about including a course among your preferences, contact the relevant institution.
  2. This ATAR profile table is in line with Commonwealth Government transparency requirements. It is based on offers to recent school leavers (ie completed Year 12 in 2015 to 2017) who were selected solely or partly on their ATAR. Note that some institutions further differentiate this information on their websites by publishing:
    • separate data for 2017 Year 12 students and 2015/16 Year 12 students
    • data relating to an entire year's intake (eg all offers made in 2017 – semesters 1 and 2).
  3. The ATAR values exclude any adjustment factors.
  4. The selection ranks include the ATAR and any adjustment factors.


– = data is not available.
<5 = less than 5 ATAR-based offers were made.
N/A = no offers were made on the basis of ATAR.

LA - Lowest ATAR
MA - Median ATAR
HA - Highest ATAR
LSR - Lowest selection rank
LSR - Median selection rank
LSR - Highest selection rank