Master's Degree in Auditing in Europe

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Auditing

A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

The academic area of auditing refers to the analysis of financial records of an organization. Some common courses may include public auditing, law, finance and accounting, the auditing process and economy of the public sector.

In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.

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Executive Master of IT Governance and Assurance

Antwerp Management School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Antwerp

This program’s objective is educating the next generation leaders in IT governance and assurance. This international program continues where the applied research of Antwerp Management School (IT Alignment & Governance (ITAG) Research Institute) and Maastricht University School of Business & Economics left off. This program offers sustainable, innovative and grounded concepts with proven practical applications. [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. Executive Master of IT Governance and Assurance Information Technology (IT) has made its way into current dynamic and fierce business environments. More and more educated and assertive stakeholders are concerned about the governance, risk and compliance (GRC) challenges regarding IT. They now focus on how business benefits can be realized by IT-enabled innovation and how IT-related business risks will be diminished. Regardless of the many available models and frameworks, organizations still struggle with the challenge of turning these ideas into practice. As there are no simple solutions, organization are looking for advanced expertise grounded in research. In order to meet this demand, Antwerp Management School and Maastricht University School of Business & Economics have established a unique co-operation to offer this state-of-the-art “Executive Master in IT Governance and Assurance”. Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School? Both small and large organizations are on the lookout for talented IT governance and assurance professionals. These specialists understand, establish and evaluate the necessary leadership and organizational structures and processes that ensure that IT sustains and expands the enterprises objectives and strategies. These professionals require an in-depth understanding of IT governance and assurance and have to capabilities of integrating IT governance within the overall organization. This program’s objective is educating the next generation leaders in IT governance and assurance. This international program continues where the applied research of Antwerp Management School (IT Alignment & Governance (ITAG) Research Institute) and Maastricht University School of Business & Economics left off. This program offers sustainable, innovative and grounded concepts with proven practical applications. Antwerp Management School offers the only master degree program on business and technology accredited by NVAO and AACSB, compliant with E-Competence Framework, Euro CIO, ISACA – making it the best value in Benelux. Alumni of this program now hold leading positions in the IT governance and assurance profession. What can you expect? Content level: deepening expertise After attending this program You will have a broader and deeper understanding of general management and IT governance, management and assurance You will be able to identify and communicate IT related business value opportunities and risks of the organization You will be able to prepare and make management decisions in the field of audit, control, security and governance of IT You will be able to develop and execute IT related governance, management and audit/assurance projects You will be able to apply the international IT governance and assurance framework COBIT 5 You will be able to deliver a master project that is relevant for your daily work You will be prepared to successfully obtain professional certifications such as CISA (Certified Information Security Auditor), CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CGEIT (Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT) and CRISC (Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control); You will be awarded an official and internationally accredited Antwerp Management School masters’ degree and a University Certificate of the Maastricht University School of Business & Economics. Dublin Descriptors and Learning outcomes Executive Master of IT Governance and Assurance Dates Starts: 29th of September 2016 Duration: 2 years, part-time In-class sessions are organized every 3 weeks in blocks of 2 days: Thursday from 14:00 - 22:00) and Friday from 09:00 - 17:00). Fees € 19500 (VAT exempted) Includes: documentation, books and residential opening seminar. Location Antwerp Management School Sint-Jacobsmarkt 9-13 BE-2000 Antwerp Belgium Requirements Applicants should hold a masters’ degree (or an equaled by sufficient working experience) and have at least 3 years of working experience. Degree/certification The master degree “Master of IT Governance and Assurance”, is officially acknowledged by the Flemish Community and will be awarded upon successful completion of the program. The program is AACSB and NVAO accredited and alumni can demonstrate their “Msc” (master of science) title. In addition, you receive a University Certificate of Maastricht University School of Business & Economics. [-]

Master in Accounting

University of Minho - School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Portugal Braga

Accounting is increasingly seen as a scientific domain with great impact both on the social and economic areas. The organization, through Accounting, can get useful and timely information which will help scholars, and practitioners, on their decision making processes. [+]

Justification and Purpose Accounting is increasingly seen as a scientific domain with great impact both on the social and economic areas. The organization, through Accounting, can get useful and timely information which will help scholars, and practitioners, on their decision making processes. Nonetheless, constant changes in the legislative framework, in the accounting thought and theory development, compel those who have chosen this area of knowledge as a professional activity or as a tool for decision making, to undergo a continuous process of learning. Holders of our Master degree in Accounting should be highly skilful and competent in Accounting, Auditing and Taxation. This advanced and thorough qualification, will improve their scientific education and professional performance and will help them to evolve as active members within the decision making process in private or public, national or international companies and in dynamic and competitive environments. In addition, this programme does also envisage to: Acquire in-depth scientific training in Accounting. Develop avanced scientific research in Accounting. Apply some underlying principles to the constitution of an European High Education Area, within the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), whilst supplying updated flexible curricula. It is a four-semester-long Master Programme, which corresponds to a total of 120 ECTS. Throughout the 1st year, the expected learning outcomes and the programme coursework, address the needs of graduates from areas such as Accounting, Auditing and Taxation. It also accommodates the needs of recent graduates wishing to be experts in Accounting and, in particular, Chartered Accounting Technicians, Auditors, Accounting Lecturers and Researchers. In the 2nd year of the programme, future holders of this Master Degree should have a full command of the theoretical and practical aspects of their area of specialisation by completing and defending a dissertation, a project or an internship + report (60 ECTS). Do you intend to strengthen your skills and competences in the fields of Accounting, Auditing or Taxation, and have better prospects of a future career in the labour market? This Master Degree in Accounting is the solution you are looking for! You may find further information in the Pedagogical Guide of the Master Programme in Accounting [-]

Specialized Master Control, Audit and Corporate Finance

ESC Clermont Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2017 France Clermont-Ferrand

The MSc. in Control, Audit & Corporate Finance is a 2-year Master degree Programme (100% English Programme, fast-track of 13-months) that provides both recent graduates and experienced professionals with the knowledge and tools necessary to optimize the various sides of the functions of Auditing, Finance and Control. [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. The MSc. in Control, Audit & Corporate Finance is a 2-year Master degree Programme (100% English Programme, fast-track of 13-months) that provides both recent graduates and experienced professionals with the knowledge and tools necessary to optimize the various sides of the functions of Auditing, Finance and Control. They also address challenges of major international companies operating in today’s changing environment through managing risk, ensuring appropriate checks in the audit system and taking advantage of financial opportunities. Classes last from September to May, followed by an internship of a minimum of 4 months along with an executive report. Obtaining a dual-degree is possible from Portugal. The Programme is fully-accredited by ‘Conférence des Grandes Ecoles’. Strengths Taught entirely in English. Ranked in Best Masters by SMBG Eduniversal. Practical knowledge about financial analysis and risk control. Real time Auditing project delivered in a company. Member of the ‘Anti-Fraud Education Partnership’. Partner of the association of Certified Fraud Examiners. (ACFE) Admission Admission Requirements for International students: 4-year Bachelor degree Proficiency in English (Official TOEFL score of 550 at least, or IELTS 6.0) *Exemption of the language requirement for students who completed their Bachelor in English All applications are to be submitted online through the following link: http://www.esc-clermont.fr/en/apply-online Documents required to submit online: Copy of Passport Graduation certificate Transcript of records CV Letter of motivation Two Reference Letters Language certificate Candidates will be invited for a Skype interview with the Director of the Program after completion of the online application procedure and submission of the required documents. For more information International Admission – Please contact Audrey Villerette – Audrey.villerette@esc-clermont.fr – 0033473982408 [-]

MSc in International Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Management

International Hellenic University (IHU)
Campus Full time Part time 12 months October 2017 Greece Thessaloniki + 1 more

The International Hellenic University is Greece’s first state university, where programmes are taught exclusively in English. It already attracts a strong international academic faculty [+]

The International Hellenic University is Greece’s first state university, where programmes are taught exclusively in English. It already attracts a strong international academic faculty and outstanding students from Southeast and other European and Black Sea countries. As a state University, all degrees awarded are accredited by the Government and are recognized in the European Union and internationally. The Programme The MSc in International Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Management has been developed by experts with experience in international accounting, auditing, and finance in both academia and industry. The MSc combines accounting and auditing knowledge with expertise in finance, which helps students gain the necessary knowledge of the international accounting and finance environment. Ideal Career Path The Careers Office of the International Hellenic University provides you with focused events, access to career information, vacancy information, career fairs, Erasmus opportunities and internships. The programme supports students who aim for careers as: - Accountants - Auditors - Consultants in accounting, auditing, tax and financial management - Tax revenue officers - Corporate Lawyers Programme Structure Core modules: Accounting and Financial Analysis| Auditing| Accountability, Governance and Regulation| Management Accounting| Credit Analysis for Bank Loan Decision Making| Foundations of Finance |Corporate Finance | Quantitative Methods Elective modules (you can choose four): Taxation | | Advanced Auditing | Accounting Information Systems | Transfer Pricing | Advanced Company Valuation | Corporate Governance Sustainability: Accounting and Reporting | Accounting Fraud Examination | Ethics in Accounting Banking Legal Environment | Financial Regulation | Accounting for Derivatives | Cost Planning and Analysis for Competitive Advantage Mergers and Acquisitions |Global Capital Markets |Behavioral Finance | Entrepreneurship Dissertation: As part of the MSc programme, students submit an individual project on a subject relating to their studies and career. Target Audience: The programme is designed for students who have an Accounting or related degree and/or background in quantitative research who are aiming for a career in accounting, auditing, finance, business, management, and law in the international market. Also, it is designed for students with critical & analytical skills and an inclination and/or interest in related career paths. Admission Criteria/Entry Requirements - a good university degree from a recognised university - proof of English competence (recently acquired IELTS /TOEFL/TOEIC or Proficiency). Application The University operates on a rolling admissions basis. This means that candidates apply for and are admitted to the MSc all year round until all the available places are filled. The programme begins in October 2015. [-]

PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AUDIT AND CONTROL

Danubius University
Campus Full time 2 years Romania Galați

This program aims at meeting the following objectives forming qualified specialists in conformity with the current requirements of the Romanian and EU job markets, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, equity, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. This program aims at meeting the following objectives: - forming qualified specialists in conformity with the current requirements of the Romanian and EU job markets, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, equity, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; - providing a number of specialists in the economical field, in conformity with the national and international standards. The specialized competences that the graduate students can obtain after gaining their Master’s diploma are: - Knowledge of the elements regarding the profession of auditor, that of deontologist, as well as how these professions are organized and pursued; - The capacity to analyse and interpret problems that are typical for the audit and the control and foundation of decisions based on accounting information; - The development on an operating level of a deep vision of accounting in the context of applying European directives and international standards of financial reporting; - The development of skills in the field of consulting for activities of public and private audit; - The cognitive professional capacity to apply concepts, theories and investigation methods from the fields of accounting, audit and internal control. In this program students will study subjects such as: Financial Audit, Commercial and tax law, Accounting laws in conformity with the European directives, Financial audit standards, Statistical methods of scaling in audit, the Management and audit of European projects. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Manager in the finance-accounting field - Economic manager - University professor - Internal auditor - Researcher - Consultant - Trainee financial auditor CAFR Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

Master Controlling And Financial Management

Fachhochschule der Wirtschaft FHDW
Campus Full time 31 months October 2017 Germany North Rhine Westphalia

The master's degree program controlling and financial management * with the degree "Master of Arts" (MA) provides both generalist business skills and specific knowledge. This is [+]

Part-time studies for Master of Arts The master's degree program controlling and financial management * with the degree "Master of Arts" (MA) provides both generalist business skills and specific knowledge. Thus, the graduates are able to prepare business decisions with advice and support in their companies, in collaboration with departments. As experts in management accounting and financial management, they often act as a mediator between various divisions and interest groups. Take an analytical view on business decisions and developments and are therefore essential for companies in the efficient pursuit of corporate goals. With the degree, graduates are well prepared to assume leadership responsibility or qualified staff functions in the sense of support and advice to decision-makers. * Currently in the accreditation process Duration 31 months target group The course is aimed at graduates a business degree programs who wish to identify themselves as the experts in controlling and finance. In addition to the deep and professional orientation, students are prepared for the first transfer of management responsibility. Pre-requisites 1) Professionally qualifying, business-oriented university degree with a circumference of at least 180 credit points, with a grade point average as a rule of at least 2.4. In higher education with a different type of farming as a business knowledge (see 4) to prove. 2) curriculum vitae and letter of application, from which the study motives and personal goals emerge 3) Successful completion of the aptitude test in the form of a job interview 4) Basic knowledge in the areas of organization and management of enterprises, micro-economics and accounting and business mathematics / statistics (Proof of certification or professional experiences) 5) English language (Proof of certificates, foreign language proofing or external language tests. If proof as part of the aptitude test a language test is performed.) Organization The master's program is for career professionals in 31 months. The first four semesters start each week with a presence. More class lectures are scheduled on Saturdays. In the week synchronous e-learning takes place. The fifth and sixth semester are available for the completion of a Master's thesis and the colloquium is available. Tuition and Fees 31 months x 600 € = total € 18,600; off examination fee: 2.400 € [-]

Master in Management - Specialization in Financial Analysis & Audit

HEC-ULg Management School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Liege

The "Financial Analysis & Audit" option aims to train future company and organization directors and managers who will be specialized in the professions linked to both internal and external auditing. [+]

Master in Financial Analysis & Audit

The "Financial Analysis & Audit" option aims to train future company and organization directors and managers who will be specialized in the professions linked to both internal and external auditing of organizations.

With a transversal, global vision of the different professions and functions that coexist within businesses, these specialists understand the techniques of accounting, finance, audit and law necessary to appreciate the risks involved in the daily life of organizations. They are capable of judging the relative size of those risks in relation to the competitive, strategic, and economic context in which these organizations operate.... [-]


Specialised Master in Auditing and Consulting

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 France Paris

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Studies at Paris campus. Scientific Director: Prof. Anne Le Manh Objectives of the programme With this programme, we intend to show our students a 360° view of the auditing and consulting world and give them both the professional skills and the know-how to work at their best in an international context. Career opportunities Graduates from the MS in Auditing and Consulting work in Auditing in International Practices which offer fast and bright careers for highly motivated people. But they can also choose to branch out in other activities: working in a consulting practice, in the finance services of international corporations or banks, or in the Internal Auditing department of an international corporation. Curriculum Beyond the teaching of technical knowledge, this programme promotes enterprising spirit, the taking of responsibility, networking, and team work. A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: Financial Audit Internal Audit and Control System Financial Accounting Mergers and Acquisitions Corporate Finance Business and Tax Law Cost Analysis and Management Control International seminar Last year the class went to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Class Profile Business: 45% Economics/Finance: 41% Engineering: 7% Political science: 7% 21% international students 34% women, 66% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 42K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 100% are employed. 72% have a job with an international dimension. In which sector: Auditing/Accounting: 72% Consulting: 22% Finance/Banking: 6% How to apply Online application TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS score Personal interview if eligible [-]

Master in Accounting and Audit (académique)

University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Luxembourg

The academic Master programme in Accounting and Audit has been developed in partnership with leading academics and practitioners. The programme offers scientifically based in-depth knowledge of all specialist areas that are relevant to the field of accounting and auditing, without neglecting the practical relevance of the teaching content or the preparation of candidates for the job market. [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. The academic Master programme in Accounting and Audit has been developed in partnership with leading academics and practitioners. The programme offers scientifically based in-depth knowledge of all specialist areas that are relevant to the field of accounting and auditing, without neglecting the practical relevance of the teaching content or the preparation of candidates for the job market. Students completing the degree course acquire the expertise to solve practical problems on a scientifically sound basis. To become a statutory auditor in the European Union and a réviseur d’entreprises in Luxembourg candidates attain university entrance and achieve theoretical knowledge of subjects relevant to statutory audit and the ability to apply such knowledge in practice. Candidates aiming to obtain the professional qualification of réviseur d’entreprises will comprehensively have completed the theoretical stage of their training on a high academic level when they graduate. Auditors play a role in society as a whole. Therefore, a responsible approach in this profession is of great importance. The Master's foundations for working responsibly are already laid as part of the degree course. The teaching provided must offer a balance of theoretical, research and practical aspects in training auditors. Stringent requirements in terms of the comprehensive development of the required social skills are paramount and knowledge must be conveyed in the core specialist subjects of accounting and auditing as well as the supplementary specialist subjects (law, IT and computer systems, business studies and economics, corporate finance, mathematics and statistics) with the following structure: Basic knowledge: students know basic definitions and can express the prevailing opinion. Comprehension: students are able to order their knowledge and present it systematically as well as recognise problems. Application: students are able to apply the knowledge they have gained and prepare their own calculations and interpretation. They are able to assess individual cases appropriately and evaluate the findings. Analysis: students are able to recognise complex problems and analyse these on the basis of the experience they have gained. Synthesis: students are able to intervene in processes with corrective measures, develop new procedures and propose improvements. This also includes the ability to present their own performance adequately and develop it towards finding a solution. Evaluation: students are able to make a judgement, contemplate comparisons and draw accurate conclusions. They are also able to make forecasts and justify their statements. Contemporary teaching and learning arrangements are applied: The course does not therefore stop at pure knowledge transfer, but promotes independent problem solving, reflection, evaluation, analysis and the synthesis of specialist areas. Individual and high-quality support of students by lecturers is very important on this course. This is partly ensured by the low intake number of only 25 students per batch. Faculty is composed of Academics from the University of Luxembourg, in particular from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, and from abroad. Professionals from Luxembourg and abroad (accountants, auditors, lawyers etc.) Why study Accounting and Audit at Uni.lu? The low intake number of only 25 students per batch enables students to participate in discussions. Courses do not therefore stop at pure knowledge transfer, but promote independent problem solving, reflection, and evaluation. In addition, it guarantees an excellent support by the academic director and the administration. The business environment of the programme is unique. Luxembourg plays a sophisticated key role in the world financial system: the country’s fund administration sector is the second largest worldwide, the private banking sector is the largest in Eurozone, and is ranked sixth in the world. This provides students with a wide range of excellent opportunities to apply their gained academic knowledge directly into practice. The programme offers an exquisite combination of research based seminars and courses hold by experienced professionals coming directly from the business and financial sector: in 2012 and 2013 leading managers from Deloitte and Ernst & Young provide students with insights from today’s business challenges. In the Accounting and Audit degree course at the University of Luxembourg, scientific and applied training do not therefore conflict, but complement each other. Both the content and the composition possess a strong international orientation: Academics come from top universities located in the U.S. Germany, France, and other European Countries. Students who started in 2012 come from Luxembourg, Italy, Sweden, Greece e.g. Career opportunities This Master's programme offers advantages in terms of subsequently starting a professional or academic career, mainly because many relevant companies and important organisations are based in Luxembourg. Leading international accounting, auditing and tax firms maintain key branches in Luxembourg. The Master in Accounting and Audit offers graduates direct opportunities for an international research career. Graduates will be qualified for careers in various sectors: Accounting firms Tax advisers Consultancy companies Industrial companies Banks and insurance companies in the field of external/internal accounting and/or the financial management of the relevant company European Court of Auditors National courts of auditors Financial administration Academia Semester 1 & 2 During the first two semesters, students acquire basic knowledge, comprehension and application skills in accounting and auditing.These are the core specialist subjects.Students are expected to transfer the knowledge acquired in accounting and auditing and their method expertise in the form of dissertations (e.g., seminar projects). These need to be completed regularly throughout the entire duration of the course. Additionally, basic knowledge, comprehension and application skills are conveyed in the first two semesters of the studies regarding the supplementary specialist subjects.These are mathematics, statistics, corporate finance and law. Semester 3 & 4 During the semesters 3 and 4, specialist and detailed knowledge in the core specialist areas of accounting and auditing is conveyed and analysis, synthesis and evaluation are promoted. Courses are offered in the supplementary specialist subjects of IT and computer systems, business studies and economics. The culmination and conclusion of this stage of the studies is the Master thesis. Target group Students who wish to specialise in the field of accounting and auditing and aim for a career in finance or accounting/auditing or the financial management of companies. Students with a first degree in business studies, economics, law or mathematics who wish to obtain the professional qualification of réviseur d’entreprises. The Master offers optimum preparation for this professional qualification, as the teaching content required by the legislator for the theoretical part of the training is comprehensively implemented. In addition, the formation complémentaire des réviseurs d’entreprises is integrated. Students who want to become an auditor in another EU member state. The Master's programme provides optimum preparation for the professional aptitude test (often also called “audit exam”) in the relevant member state. Students who intend to pursue a career in research in the field of accounting and auditing, as the Master attaches particular importance to research-based education and therefore provides optimum preparation for a subsequent doctorate. Entry requirements First degree qualifying for working in the fields of business studies, economics, law, and mathematics (e.g., Bachelor, diploma or Staatsexamen) corresponding to a minimum of 180 ECTS, or completed equivalent, recognised level of education corresponding to a minimum of 180 ECTS. Proof of excellent written and oral English language skills (B2) is also required. As part of the application process for the Master’s degree course in Accounting and Audit, all applicants have to complete an entrance examination [-]

Master In Assessments, Appraisals And Judicial Expertise

Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM)
Campus Full time 9 months September 2017 Spain Alcobendas

The construction sector (Architecture, Building and Engineering) is living in these years worldwide a crisis and rapid changes required at the same time, a number of opportunities and professional challenges they will have to deal these changes. [+]

The the construction sector (Architecture, Building and Engineering) is living in these years worldwide a crisis and rapid changes pose the same time, a number of opportunities and professional challenges that will have to cope with these changes. Consider issues such as the global market, internationality, multidisciplinarity, multiculturalism, integration, new technologies, diversity management, change management, etc., is becoming more necessary and required. Masters of the art in Spain The Graduate School of the European University, offers an innovative training in the areas of Architecture and Building, Civil, Industrial, Aerospace and ICT. Our qualifications are focused on the student receives an international training, where the company is actively involved in the development of content and professional practices. Why study at the European University The rate of employability of our graduates is much higher than those of the current job market: "93% of our students find employment in the first year after completing their studies," in places like Fermoso Laura Dominguez, Technical Manager Lledo Group UK, or through the case of Alba Fernández Arias, Consultant in Architecture and Environment in the Consortium of Santiago. We have agreements with more than 3,500 companies to offer more internship to our students and our graduates employment. leading companies in their sectors such as Acciona, Movistar, BMW Ibérica, Vodafone, Sony Spain, Bp Oil, Iveco Spain, Airbus Spain, Endesa, Ferrovial, Sacyr, etc. We provide a comprehensive, international university education, designed to help students adjust to the workplace and personal development. The largest private university by number of students. Our fundamental principle is academic quality, which reinforced with practical classes and use the latest technology in the classroom. The faculty is highly qualified and has extensive teaching experience, professional and research that enriches the education and training of the student. The small groups allow permanent and direct contact with the teacher and can make the most of the practices of each of the degrees facilities. We are part of Laureate International Universities, a global leader in higher education, with over 1,000,000 students in 80 institutions in 28 countries. This schools network power your international presence, facilitating your trip abroad exchange programs. [-]

Master in Audit and Financial Analysis

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Portugal Tomar

This master's degree was designed so as to develop competencies in the following technical-scientific areas. [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue doctoral studies. Objectives This course of study includes: A master's program organised into course units corresponding to 77 ECTS credits; An original project or a professional internship including final report. corresponding to 43 ECTS credits. This master's degree was designed so as to develop competencies in the following technical-scientific areas: Accountancy (69 compulsory and 180 optional ECTS credits); Finance (19 compulsory and 13 optional ECTS credits); Management (4 compulsory and 5 optional ECTS credits); Law (5 compulsory ECTS credits); Mathematics (5 compulsory ECTS credits) Professional Goals Holders of the master's degree in Audit and Financial Analysis are prepared to perform in such areas as: Financial; Insurance; Auditing (working as auditors with societies for chartered certified accountants); Accountancy (working as auditors with societies for chartered certified accountants); Financial Analysis Qualification Requirements The master's degrees are regulated by Portuguese Law and applicable program regulations established by the ESGT-IPT. In order to complete the master's degree it is necessary to accumulate 120 ECTS credits distributed throughout 4 curricular semesters as according to the course curriculum. Each ECTS credit corresponds to 27 hours of work. Graduation requirements Successful completion of the course of study requires a pass in all its constituent modules including public presentation and defence, i.e. 120 accumulated ECTS credits, of which 102 are compulsory and 18 are optional modules to be selected among the ones available in the course curriculum. Learning outcomes Holders of a master's degree in Auditing and Financial Analysis should be able to: Understand issues related with the evolution of audit across time and how it has been meeting organisational challenges. Relate the shifts in organisational models with audit requirements and reflect on present and future trends. Be familiar with the main aspects of the internal auditor's profession including activity scope, activity requirements and differences and similarities to external audit. Evaluate the internal control system and be able to implement it in any organisation. Be familiar with the peculiarities of audit in such sectors as public, financial and insurance. Be aware of the importance of prospective and strategic audit in the context of market instability. Be familiar with the basic principles of market operation and financial instruments particularly in what concerns the main financial products (shares, bonds, etc.) Evaluate the best investment alternatives taking into account the profitability and risk of financial products; Use the main equilibrium models to analyse and assess financial assets. Make proposals for business recovery. Be familiar with and apply international accounting standards for business. Be acquainted with the main taxes applicable to businesses. [-]

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [+]

A student gains comprehensive knowledge of accounting and audit, is able to recognize conceptual problems of accounting and audit, to deal with problems of consolidation of accounting, control of enterprise performance ensuring true and fair view of financial reporting and reducing asymmetry of information in traditional and network based organizations, to reason methodology, to perform applied researches and to communicate their results. [-]

Master in Accounting, Analysis, and Audit

Saint Petersburg State University - Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

Main objective of the program is to train high qualified professionals in accounting, financial analysis and auditing, experts, with fundamental economic knowledge, able to analyze, research and teach in these areas, effective in financial, tax and auditing services both in Russian and foreign companies, capable to make a career. Working language: Russian [+]

Masters in Auditing in Europe 2017. Main objective of the program is to train high qualified professionals in accounting, financial analysis and auditing, experts, with fundamental economic knowledge, able to analyze, research and teach in these areas, effective in financial, tax and auditing services both in Russian and foreign companies, capable to make a career. Program-specific Disciplines Problematic issues of theory and practice of management accounting Accounting and Audit (Advanced Level) Statistics for Business Research Management Accounting and Control Finance (Advanced Level) Business Valuation and Value-Based Management Financial Management Analysis and Interpretation of Financial Reports International Financial Accounting for Multinational Companies Computerization of Accounting and Taxation at 1C Accounting and Financial Reports for Group of Companies Budgeting Consolidated Financial Statements Learning outcomes Program graduates possess deep theoretical knowledge and practical skills of formation and analysis of information generated on the basis of national and international financial reporting standards; logic of construction accounting systems oriented to the information needs of different groups of economic agents; methods of generating information to predict the dynamics of the main financial indicators of enterprises, industries in innovative changes and deepening globalization; analytical skills for evaluating the effectiveness of management decisions; ability to assess the impact of accounting methods on the financial position and financial results of enterprises; theoretical knowledge and skills of Russian and international practice of auditing, skills identification and development of methods, techniques and audit tools, the ability to evaluate and justify the level of materiality and risk in the process of auditing. Internships companies of the real sector of the economy: accounting, analytical, financial departments; Audit companies; directorate of the Federal Tax Service in St. Petersburg; opportunity to participate in research projects, including the project of St. Petersburg State University, such as project aimed to harmonize accounting and statistical methodology in order to improve the reliability of economic information. Key aspects the ability to create individual learning paths, by selecting from a wide variety of special subjects (teachers of the program will help students to determine the direction of research area because of its professional and career interests); learning on this program allows the exemption of some examinations included in the list of mandatory of diploma ACCA qualification "International Financial Reporting"; education on this academic program enhances employability in leading audit firms, including PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Ernst & Young, KPMG, «MCD»; It is the best form of training to the postgraduate education, as it provides academic and methodological commitment to independent research work in the specialty 08.00.12 - Accounting and Statistics. [-]

2 Master Control Accounting Audit

IAE Bordeaux University School of Management
Campus Full time September 2017 France Bordeaux

The Master Control Accounting Audit 's IAE Bordeaux, preparing the main business of accounting and finance: Chief Accountant, Accounting Director, Chief Financial Officer [+]

2 Accounting Master Control Audit The Master Control Accounting Audit 's IAE Bordeaux, preparing the main business of accounting and finance:

Chief Accountant Director of Accounting Finance and Administration Manager Controller Internal Auditor Auditor Chartered accountant Consultant in Financial Engineering The non-profit organizations (Management Controller headquarters or subsidiary management controller industry, services or bank internal auditor)

It prepares the strategy, the evaluation, diagnosis, 'applied engineering, finance and accounting, according to new programs nationaux 's accounting.

Training content The Master Control Audit Accounting is designed to achieve a balance between theoretical and practical lessons essential to validate the field of theoretical knowledge. Without any teaching academic content can not persist over the long term. Accounting systems and an EU 's information - 60 hours, 10 ECTS ... [-]


Master in Financial Auditing and Risks

IEB - Instituto De Estudios Bursátiles
Campus Part time 1 year February 2017 Spain Madrid

The Master not only goes into depth of accounting and other aspects of the auditing field but also devotes various chapters to thorough knowledge of those financial products most used by financial [+]

Master in Financial Auditing and Risks

The Master not only goes into depth of accounting and other aspects of the auditing field but also devotes various chapters to thorough knowledge of those financial products most used by financial institutions and by the treasury departments of big companies. Finally, it also covers those aspects related to the different types of risks faced by people who operate in financial markets and of which an auditor should have in depth knowledge.

Duration, Calendar and Schedule

The Master Specialised in Financial Auditing lasts for 501 lectur hours.

The timetable for the classes is:

Fridays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. ... [-]