The new syllabus of the Master in Accounting and Management Control is aimed at students who intend to assume in the future a relevant role in the financial and accounting area, within the scope of management and business business functions (eg, financial director (CFO), financial and/or investment consultant/analyst, controller, certified accountant, auditor and statutory auditor). The current economic environment is extremely volatile and demanding, and it is essential to have highly qualified staff capable of preparing and reporting financial and non-financial information to support decision-making, based on models and methodologies that enable the creation of long-term value. In this sense, this Master provides significant and up-to-date skills in Accounting and Management Control, as well as in the spheres of auditing and assurance, risk and taxation, also integrating sustainability and governance issues associated with business management . This aggregated, modernized and comprehensive vision of Accounting, supported by the understanding of numbers and their organizational role, is an important competitive advantage to enhance a successful professional career in national and multinational companies.
This program has a dual-degree partnership with Florida International University in the USA (accredited by the AACSB). For more information on dual degree programs, click here.
And a double degree partnership with a European (Triple Crown) Business School (more detailed information to be available soon).
5 Reasons to Choose the Master of Accounting at ISCTE Business School
1. Don't miss the opportunity to study at one of Europe's most reputable master's degreesThe Master in Accounting was ranked 35th out of the Top 60 in the “Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking” 2021;Possibility of completing a double degree with Florida International University, in the United States (accredited by AACSB)The Master in Accounting and Management Control continues the strong tradition of ISCTE Business School in teaching accounting, with an innovative proposal in response to the needs of companies, in a context of great change and increased demands.2. Learn from the most experienced and reputable professionals in the fieldOur teaching methodologies provide for seminars with the intervention of professionals in the areas of accounting, auditing, management control and tax management, with a view to ensuring regular contact between our students and the best business practices.3. Benefit from a highly qualified facultyThe faculty of ISCTE Business School is the author of more than 100 books in different management disciplines, many of which are part of mandatory reading in other Portuguese universities;An environment of great proximity between students and teachers. There is a weekly service schedule for students, providing permanent contact via e-mail and maintaining close contact with former students throughout their professional lives;Extensive experience of the teaching staff in teaching and research in the master's core areas;This master's study plan is carefully structured in order to fulfill the training needs necessary for high level professional performance in this area of specialization.4. Invest in your personal development and networkingParticipate in the Personal Development Program that includes workshops and thematic trainings made available throughout the school year, such as CV Workshop and Cover Letter, Interview Workshop, Psychotechnical Tests, Group Dynamics and CV Coaching, Personal Development Program, being the students informed of their dates;The host week will allow the student to get to know the set of initiatives and activities to be developed throughout the year, meet his colleagues in a relaxed environment conducive to personal contact and networking, discover the reality of IBS - the environment, infrastructures and support services and understand new challenges and professional opportunities;The ISCTE Business School Mentoring Program is aimed at students in the first year of full-time Masters, aiming to promote their personal development, betting on a close relationship between the current students and alumni of ISCTE Business School integrated in the largest national companies and international;Appreciation of the merit of candidates and students - admission prize for the best candidates and award for the best student in the Master of Accounting (sponsored by KPMG).5. Get excited about new career prospects