Master in Accounting and Audit

KIMEP University

Program Description

Master in Accounting and Audit

KIMEP University

About the MACTA

This program includes preparation for ACCA exams. ACCA – The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

The Master of Accounting and Audit program at Bang College of Business, KIMEP University is designed to prepare high-quality Accounting and Auditing professionals capable of solving complex business problems in today’s global markets. The program provides unique opportunities and a natural progression route necessary to gain the prestigious ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) qualification and to build a successful professional career in areas relevant to accounting, auditing, and taxation.

Unique characteristics of the program

The Master of Accounting and Audit program has an innovative and progressive curriculum that matches leading Graduate Accounting programs around the world.
Unique characteristics are:

The program allows achieving two objectives simultaneously:

  1. To obtain the Master in Accounting degree, thus completing the higher education in accordance with the state requirements.
  2. To prepare students for exams to obtain the internationally recognized ACCA certificate;
  • Students enrolled in the program can speed up the process of obtaining the ACCA certificate because they are eligible for 5 exemptions out of 16 exams.
  • Students who have previously taken some ACCA exams can speed up the process of obtaining the Master in Accounting degree by getting exemptions for the courses equivalent to the passed ACCA exams.

The ACCA professional qualification is the leading professional audit qualification in the world and gives its holders:

  • International recognition
  • Credibility and respect
  • Competitive advantage
  • Knowledge with a global perspective
  • Global connections

Curriculum

Program duration: The Master of Accounting and Audit program runs on a cohort system – each of the 4 semesters of the 16-month long program has a fixed schedule.
The language of instruction: English
A form of study: full-time (classes take place primarily during evenings)
Number of credits: 28-49
The program covers the fundamentals of accounting, as well as advanced topics in financial management, audit, and taxation. The program provides opportunities for some ACCA exemptions and prepares students for ACCA examinations.

Exemptions from ACCA:

  • F1 – Accountant in Business
  • F2 – Management Accounting
  • F3 – Financial Accounting
  • F4 – Corporate and Business Law
  • F7 – Financial Reporting

Core Courses 5 – 11
Business Communications 2
Organizational Behavior and Leadership Ethics 3
Financial Accounting 3*
Management Accounting 3*
*These courses may be waived for those with exemptions for relevant ACCA “F” level papers.
Specialization Courses 15 – 30
Corporate and Business Law 3*
Performance Management 3*
Taxation 3*
Financial Reporting 3*
Audit and Assurance 3*
Financial Management 3*
Governance, Risk and Ethics 3
Corporate Reporting 3
Business Analysis 3
Advanced Financial Management 3
Advanced Performance Management 3
Advanced Taxation 3
Advanced Audit and Assurance 3
Research Methods in Accounting 3
*These courses may be waived for those with exemptions for relevant ACCA “F” level papers.
Internship 4
Final Attestation 4
Comprehensive Exam 1
Master Thesis 3
Total 28-49

Careers

The Master of Accounting and Audit program has been specially designed for those seeking a rewarding career in accountancy, finance, and management, or aiming for positions within Kazakhstan or international companies at a management, control, or decision-making level. The program provides students with the invaluable professional knowledge, leadership capabilities and business management acumen for the field of accounting, while the industry-focused ACCA qualification will give students the professional accountancy skills they need to succeed anywhere in the world.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated July 17, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
4 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
103,700 KZT
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Locations
Kazakhstan - Almaty, Almaty Province
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Sept. 2019
Kazakhstan - Almaty, Almaty Province
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