Accounting is known as the language of businesses. The field of accounting offers a future-proof career, meaning no matter whether there is global financial crisis or recession, you will hardly see companies or organisations cutting back accounting vacancies. Accounting profession weighs more in the countries like Australia, where there is a shortage of expert accounting professionals.
Keeping all these prospects in mind, Nepalese students prefer to study accounting in Australia. In fact, Australia is the first choice for Nepalese students aspiring to study abroad. As far as studying accounting in Australia is concerned, the number of overseas students who want to pursue their career in the field of accounting has reached to a whopping 500 percent between the year 2001 to 2014.
So, what are those reasons that allure international students to make a career in accounting, especially in Australia? Let us find out!
Where there is a business, there is the accounting. The primary role of an accountant is to maintain the financial health of an organisation and produce data to help companies making important decisions. Accountants make it possible for the organisations or companies to measure their performance and progress.
In short, rising number of businesses will lead to the broadening of scope for accounting graduates or the ones who have studied accounting courses in Australia.
Advance Up the Career Ladder
In recent times, accounting professionals are rapidly making their way to the top of the corporate ladder. A significant rise of the CFO (Chief Financial Officer) is unrivalled by other job position, and giant companies like Phillip Morris, Applebee’s and Krispy Kreme have promoted their CFOs to CEOs over the past few years.
Diversity of the Field
There are plenty of fields available to students who pursue an accounting degree in Australia. You could go to cost accounting, internal auditing, management accounting, forensic accounting – and the list goes on. With an accounting degree, your pathways are far and wide.
Being an accountant means that you will get the opportunities to interact and forge relationships with other departments of the company. Your diversity within an organisation will make it easy for you to move to another department if you ever feel like a change.
So, if you are a wizard with numbers, have a passion for performance and a knack for data- why not study accounting?
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