BP254 - Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

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Plan: BP254UPH - Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)
Campus: Universitas Pelita Harapan


Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)
Award abbreviation: BBus(Acc)
Total credit points: 288
Career: UGRD
Duration: 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Location: Universitas Pelita Harapan
Owning school: Accounting (615H)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/accounting
Partnered offering / Corporate client: Universitas Pelita Harapan
ASCED code: 080101
CRICOS code:

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Purpose of the Program

In the program Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) you will develop the knowledge and skills required of professionally qualified accountants. The broad curriculum in the program covers accounting, finance, economics, marketing, management, with the focus on professional training in accounting as a social practice. The program develops the knowledge and skills valued by employers and which you require to operate successfully in a contemporary business environment.

In the final year of the program the capstone course ACCT2245 Performance Analysis and Simulations will give you the opportunity to critically reflect on and consolidate what you have learnt. This capstone experience enables you to critically reflect on and consolidate your theoretical and practical learning in this program, and promotes work readiness or entry into graduate studies for further learning.

This program will prepare you to work as a professional accountant in diverse organisations. This program is available for on-campus study only.

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Articulation and pathways

This program articulates from the RMIT program DP003 - Diploma of Commerce. As a graduate of the Diploma you will receive exemptions from the first year (8 courses, 96 credit points) of the RMIT program BP254 Bachelor of Business (Accountancy).

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Entrance requirements

Minimum Entry

Academic requirements

  • Completion of SMA3 with average of 6; or
  • SKHUN with final year results for the STTB: SMA or STTB: SMK: Average of 6.0; or
  • RMIT criteria for the respective country of secondary education study as approved by RMIT, and as listed on the RMIT website under entry requirements by country  www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/international-students/apply-to-rmit-international-students/entry-requirements/english-requirements/english-language-proficiency-tests/; or
  • RMIT Foundation Studies or equivalent with a GPA of 1.0.

English language requirements                              

  • IELTS 5.5 with no band lower than 5.0; or
  • TOEFL score of 530+ (TWE 3.5+); or
  • PTE (A) 42 (no band less than 36); or
  • RMIT English Worldwide (REW) EAP Upper Intermediate certificate or equivalent; or
  • RMIT Foundation Studies - English 50% (average English A, B, C); or
  • Successful completion of a recognised secondary school award, or higher award, where the language of instruction was English.


Non-conditional entry

Academic requirements 

  • An average of 8 out of 10 (or 80%) from the combination of Surat Keterangan Hasil Ujian Nasional (SKHUN) (Certificate of Graduation) and the final year results for the STTB: SMA; or
  • STTB: SMK - as listed on the RMIT website under entry requirements by country - www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/international-students/apply-to-rmit-international-students/entry-requirements/english-requirements/english-language-proficiency-tests/; or
  • Alternative secondary school qualifications equivalent to Australain year 12 with an average result of at least 65%; or
  • An approved Business diploma from a recognised Indonesian Higher Education Institution where the language of instruction is English; or
  • RMIT Foundation Studies or equivalent with a GPA of 2.0.

English language requirements                         

  • IELTS 6.5 with no band lower than 6.0; or
  • TOEFL score of 580+ (TWE 4.5+); or
  • PTE(A) 58 (no band less than 50); or
  • RMIT English Worldwide (REW) Advanced Plus or equivalent; or
  • CAE Grade B (no band less than Good); or
  • RMIT Foundation Studies - English 65% (average English A, B, & C).
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External accreditation and industry links

The Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and recognised by the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA). The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has recognised the program and awarded credit for modules in their ACA qualification.

Graduates of the program may be eligible for associate membership and entry into the professional bodies qualification programs, subject to completion of required courses, and to apply for entry and receive exemptions into the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification program.

Graduates wishing to undertake the ICAEW chartered accountants qualification are eligible to apply for Credit for Prior Learning and may receive credit for Certificate Level modules.


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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

Library resources and services

As a student enrolled in an RMIT University program you can access many of the extensive collections of electronic resources and services provided from RMIT University Library. Resources include e-books, e-journals and newspapers and product data. Your RMIT student number will allow you to access all online resources through RMIT University Library.

Library subject guides and web based tutorials will support your learning. Electronic resources and the online Ask a Librarian reference service are accessible on and off campus 24 hours per day.  

You can find more information on RMIT University Library resources and services at http://www.rmit.edu.au/library/outside-Australia

Online learning tools and content

Log in to myRMIT https://my.rmit.edu.au/portal/ and select the myStudies tab to access study resources for your program. 

Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

RMIT University offshore partners provide resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals. The range of services available will vary at each RMIT University offshore partner. Enquire locally.

Services are available online to assist you with:

  • transition to tertiary student learning
  • study skills, academic skills including academic literacy, writing for academic purposes, research, exam preparation and much more
  • career development and employment.


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