Accounting and Finance

You can count a career in accounting and finance

Do you love to work with numbers and formulas? Are you a great problem solver who always keeps a calculator close? The accounting and finance industry has multiple career paths and prospects to explore.

There continues to be strong growth in the accounting and finance industries in a range of career areas on the TAFE NSW and across Australia. You could find work in a small business or a large international corporation.

Top 4 careers under Accounting and Finance

  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Accountant (General)
  • Finance Manager


What kind of students pursue this career?

  • Like computers
  • Good at maths
  • Enjoy problem solving


Adding up your options in the finance industry

If you’re after a short course in bookkeeping or looking to develop a career in finance, TAFE NSW has a range of qualifications to suit your needs. Explore to find out more.

Accounting and Finance

Possible career outcomes:

  • Accountant (General)
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Finance Broker
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial and Insurance Clerks
  • Financial Dealer
  • Financial Investment Adviser
  • Financial Investment Manager
  • General Clerk
  • Payroll Clerk

Accounting and Finance  

Hear from our students


Certificate III in Accounts Administration


Certificate IV in Accounting and Diploma of Accounting

Pick a category & get started on a career in the finance industry

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