CPA Business Competitions
One of the world’s largest accounting bodies CPA Australia, runs event and business competitions that challenge undergraduates to get a head-start in their careers.
UC business students have opportunities to participate in CPA Australia's annual competitions including:
The CPA Big Break Project
Individuals or teams of two undergraduate students take on a real life business problem facing Make-A-Wish® in Australia and New Zealand. The best submissions proceed to the CPA Big Break Project finale in Melbourne.
Pip Widdon won the New Zealand Big Break competition and a trip to Melbourne to compete in the Grand Final.
Media release: Pip Widdon to represent New Zealand in final (2 Oct)
Left to right: Sam Stapley, Thomas Pearse and Pip Widdon represented UC at the 2012 New Zealand finals.
The Naked CEO
Make Your Mark
The CPA Australia Make Your Mark competition involves students making a one-minute video or providing a 250-word written statement on how they plan to make their mark in your chosen field.
For more information contact:
Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Phone: +64 3 369 3648