Course details

Master of Professional Accounting
NZQF Level 9

About the course

Graduates will be able to reflect critically on philosophical issues in accounting; synthesise and analyse different theoretical approaches to accounting topics; and carry out and communicate independent research on projects relevant to accounting. The MPA meets the academic requirements for pursuing membership of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA) and CPA Australia. Graduates may work in chartered accounting firms, smaller accountancy practices, government organisations, not-for-profit organisations, and commercial enterprises including those offering banking and financial services.

About the provider

Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city university, located at the centre of culture, creativity, government, technology and lawmaking.

Ranked number 1 for research quality, we are one of New Zealand's oldest and most prestigious tertiary institutions with a proud tradition of academic excellence. We carry out world-class research and teaching that has global impact.

At Wellington's University, you’ll be pushed to think independently and inspired to succeed. Be part of our diverse and friendly community in the thriving capital.


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