Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology

Program Description

Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology

Accounting and Auditing programme is an internationally acknowledged study programme, providing in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and audit for pursuit of prestigious internationally recognised ACCA qualification and becoming a professional accounting or audit specialist, senior accountant, financial director, company’s manager at national or international company of audit, accounting or other business branch, Lithuanian or EU public sector institution.

The programme is run in Vilnius, the capital city, where major international accounting companies are located. Outstanding links with them provides placements, collaborative research, and employment. The studies are organised in the way to combine both studies and professional development at the same time.

Competencies of international accounting standards

It is the only programme in Lithuania which ensures competences of international accounting standards for the work at international companies (University of Edinburgh, 2015).

ACCA examinations certificates

It is the only programme in the Baltic States, accredited by the International Association of Accounting Professionals; graduation of this programme provides a credit for 3 ACCA examinations (F5, F7 and F8).

Internships in leading accounting companies

The programme is run in Vilnius with the highest concentration of financial and auditing companies in Lithuania to match studies and professional development simultaneously.

Subjects

  • Consolidated accounting – financial statements, parent company and subsidiary
  • Audit – independent verification, methods, procedures, internal audit
  • Strategic management accounting – distribution of resources, budget planning, control procedures
  • Value-based management – concepts, methods, their application for assessment of the company's value

Testimonials

Ingrida Šimonytė, Deputy Chairwoman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania

Who else could tell us – owners and employees, investors and creditors, state and citizens – how things are, if not accounting specialists? And who could confirm that what is said by accounting specialists is true, if not auditors? Both of these professions are vertebra of market economy, they provide the most significant resource – information, required for decision-making.

Entrance requirements

  • Bachelor in finance/economics/management.

  • Degree diploma and its supplement (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified).

  • Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 %.

  • Research activities, articles are not required but gives higher entry score.

  • Motivation letter.

  • Proficiency in English: IELTS≥6.0/TOEFL iBT≥85/CEFR≥C1

Entrance score consists of:

  • 0.7 CGPA
  • 0.2 Research activities, articles, if any
  • 0.1 Motivation (skype interview)
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Kaunas University of Technology

Last updated January 4, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
2,370 EUR
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Deadline
Locations
Lithuania - Kaunas
Start date: Sept. 2018
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Sept. 2018
Lithuania - Kaunas
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Price
Lithuanian & EU citizens: free / Non-EU citizens: 3500 EUR / year
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