Department of Accounting, Data Analytics, Economics and Finance

Our courses are delivered by academics who produce high-impact research that transforms business and policy.

Our students get access to the latest technology, get experience in business environments, and learn from practicing professionals.

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Our curriculum and teaching is future focussed, applied, innovative and responsible.

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We undertake research that transforms business practice and drives social change.

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Our  partnerships with industry give students professional experience while they study.

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our students get access to the latest databases, software tools and information services.

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World-class research

We’re ranked 'significantly above world standard' for our research in finance, and at world standard for our research in accounting and economics.

Australian Research Council, 2019, Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Outcomes 2018

Innovative and world-class teaching

The innovative and world-class teaching offered within the department has been recognised though five AAUT Teaching Citations and three HEA Fellowships.

Impactful research

As part of La Trobe's Net Zero program, the Centre for Data Analytics and Cognition has developed a platform to monitor and reduce energy consumption across the University.

Strategic Plan, 2023-2025

We champion transformative education and research that delivers social impact for people, business, government and communities and strategic partners.

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Indigenous Acknowledgement

La Trobe University proudly acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands where its campuses are located in Victoria. We recognise that Indigenous Australians have an ongoing connection to the land and the University values their unique contribution to both the University and the wider Australian society. Find out more