About ECA

ECA is a diverse education group that operates at the forefront of Australia’s higher education sector. Over the past two decades, ECA has helped tens of thousands of students from around the world transform their lives through English language courses, undergraduate degrees, postgraduate degrees and targeted internships.

As experts in international student education, ECA is committed to provide quality educational experiences, project-based learning opportunities and professional internships.

ECA Professional Year

Your First Professional Step Towards a Rewarding Career

ECA Professional Year helps you gain:

  • Critical skills for the Australian workforce
  • Business communication skills
  • Professional internship in Australia
  • Free Professional Development classes

Courses Offered At ECA

  • ACS Professional Year
  • Accounting PYP
  • Internships
  • Workshops

What PY At ECA Offers?s?

  • Unique Combination of Qualified Teachers
  • Real-World Business Experience
  • Highly Focused and Specially-designed Modules
  • ECA Advantage Program
  • Additional Courses
  • Free Support Services

Salient Features Of Professional Year At ECA

Proven Success

One of the most experienced providers in the market with a proven success rate of producing highly employable graduates.

Facilities & Services

Convenient centralised locations in three of Australia’s largest cities boasting modern facilities and excellent student services.

Employment Outcomes

Partner to a range of host companies to offer students internships which often lead to industry-based employment.

Internship Placements

Supportive staff to assist students find suitable and rewarding internship placements.

Free Workshops

Free professional development workshops as well as free English support classes.

Flexible Options

Weekday and weekend classes available

Flexible Payment

Range of flexible payment options available


  • PY Course Structure delivered over a 44-52 weeks
  • 245-hour internship in an Australian company working in your industry
  • Compulsory online program for IT students
  • All-year round intakes in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane


Professional Year in Accounting

  • Tuition Fee – $7,000
  • Enrolment Fee – $200
  • Total Fee – $7,200

Professional Year Program in Information Technology (ACS)

  • Tuition Fee – $11,500
  • Enrolment Fee – $200
  • Total Fee – $11,700