BP254 - Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

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Plan: BP254OSVN - Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)
Campus: RMIT University Vietnam


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: VNMRI RMIT University Vietnam
Owning school: Accounting (615H)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/accounting
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 ACCT2197 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

If you have prior qualifications you may be eligible for advanced standing allowing you to enter this degree program with exemptions and thereby complete the program in a shorter period. 

The following site provides current and detailed information on pathways to study at RMIT for both local and international students:  http://www.rmit.edu.au/programs  Refer to Information About Pathways

Students who enroll in the three-year  degree and find that they wish to change to the four-year BBus (Prof Acc) degree which includes a WIL/co-op year in year three, may do so prior to the beginning of the first semester in year three.

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Entrance requirements

For the RMIT Vietnam program you will have to have received the Bang Tot Nghiep Pho Thong Trung Hoc (Upper Secondary School Graduation Certificate) with a Minimum Grade of 7.0 to enter the program. For entry via the Diploma of Commerce RMIT Vietnam, you must have successfully completed all of the requirements of this Diploma to be given entry to the program. Some students may enter the program with credit granted on the basis of studies already completed at an equivalent level. This cohort of students typically enters the program in the second year.

English Language Requirements:

For information on English Language Requirements and acceptable English Language tests please see:


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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. The Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) has granted Accredited Degree status to the program.

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.

Graduates are also eligible to apply for module exemptions of the Foundation Programme (FP) for the Singapore Qualification Programme subject to meeting the exemption criteria.


The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has accredited the program and awarded credit for modules in the CIMA qualification program.

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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 a program at RMIT University Vietnam you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. Resources include collections of books, periodicals and other course related materials.

All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as e-books, e-journals, newspapers, and streaming media. Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments, or you can work through Library subject guides and web-based tutorials, or use our online Ask a Librarian service. 

Computers for study are available at every Library site and wireless access is available if you are working from a laptop or mobile device.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.vn/library

Online learning tools and content

Log in to the RMIT Vietnam Intranet https://online.rmit.edu.vn to access study resources for your program.

Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

RMIT University Vietnam provides the following resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals.

Services available include:

  • 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
  • living and wellbeing (including advice on health and personal matters)
  • opportunities for scholarships, leadership and study abroad
  • opportunities for participating in community engagement, arts, sport, recreation, fitness activities as well as student activism and university governance.

You can find more information at www.rmit.edu.vn/students

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