Master Program in Accounting in Europe

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Accounting

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

The process of accounting is a vital component to successful and financially sound businesses and organizations. By definition, accounting is the measurement of an organization’s financial activity. These measurements are used to analyze economic trends and can provide vital information to management and investors.

There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.

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Master in Accounting

University of Minho - School of Economics and Management
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 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, in 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, in 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.... [-]


Master of Finance

Hult International Business School
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 USA Boston San Francisco United Kingdom London United Arab Emirates Dubai China Shanghai New York Cambridge + 9 more

Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of business and the tactical financial skills needed to make an impact in corporate finance and accounting. [+]

Pursue a career in corporate finance and make an impact within a multinational company.

Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of business and the tactical financial skills needed to make an impact in corporate finance and accounting.

Locations

Start your program in Boston and have the option to rotate to up to two other Hult campuses for your electives as part of our Global Campus Rotation.

Your Master of Finance at a glance

Who is this program for?

Candidates who have recently graduated from university or college, as well as individuals with up to three years of work experience who want to launch a career in the finance function of multinational companies.... [-]


2-year Master in Finance and Accounting

Kozminski University
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Poland Warsaw + 1 more

The MSc program prepares students for active careers in international, multicultural business environment. [+]

In 2017 our Master in Finance program was ranked 15th in the world by the Financial Times!

The Master's in Finance and Accounting program is designed in close cooperation with practitioners - representatives of companies and financial institutions. It Delivers in-depth specialized knowledge and develops skills of analyzing complex business problems through combining financial and accounting information with knowledge from other areas. Students will get knowledge about advanced financial tools and techniques and develop skills of their application through workshops and real-life case studies. Through the program, students will be able to develop data gathering and analyses skills, communication skills and ability to use IT tools effectively.... [-]


Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)

Barcelona School of Management · Pompeu Fabra University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)* at UPF Barcelona School of Management will train you as an expert professional in finance and accounting, thinking especially about companies with an international presence. Basic aspects such as detailed knowledge of international accounting regulations, multinational financial management or international taxation will be discussed in depth. [+]

The Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance)* at UPF Barcelona School of Management will train you as an expert professional in finance and accounting, thinking especially about companies with an international presence. Basic aspects such as detailed knowledge of international accounting regulations, multinational financial management or international taxation will be discussed in depth.

*Pending approval AQU.

While studying the Master in Accounting and Financial Management (specialization in International Finance), taught both in Spanish and English, you will acquire the necessary knowledge to align the evolution of the economic and financial environment with the management of companies with a strong internationalization. Throughout the course, you will deepen international financial reporting standards, aspects related to the financing of international operations and management control systems of multinational companies.... [-]


Master in Accounting and Auditing

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Master in Financial and Management Accounting

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Oulu

In the world of international business, there is a growing need in financial and management accounting for professionals, who meet the requirements set by the firms operating in a global business environment. Department of Accounting and Finance at the Oulu Business School organizes a full two-year Master's program in Financial and Management Accounting (FMA) that will give students the required skills and knowledge to work in firms having business relationships and operations in different countries. [+]

Master in Financial and Management Accounting

In the world of international business, there is a growing need in financial and management accounting for professionals, who meet the requirements set by the firms operating in a global business environment. Department of Accounting and Finance at the Oulu Business School organizes a full two-year Master's program in Financial and Management Accounting (FMA) that will give students the required skills and knowledge to work in firms having business relationships and operations in different countries.

Financial and Management Accounting

Financial accounting investigates the information and reporting systems of firms that are used by various interest parties outside of the firm. Management accounting develops and investigates information and reporting systems needed in the decision-making inside the firm. Scientific research in financial and management accounting focuses on the usefulness of the information provided by these reporting systems in different decision making contexts including the firm valuation, performance evaluation, pricing of the products of the firm, among others. A recent trend in financial and management accounting is the integration of local reporting systems towards the common international financial reporting system.... [-]


Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin)

University of St.Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Switzerland St.Gallen

The Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. [+]

Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) Why MAccFin

The Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective.

Our programme is characterised by its proximity to entrepreneurial practice: topical and relevant issues with case-related approaches to solutions play as important a role as do reputed guest lecturers and close cooperation with selected companies. The MAccFin programme thus creates optimal conditions for a successful career start.

Objectives

The Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) prepares you for responsible activities in the field of financial corporate management. No matter whether you look at it from the perspective of a consultant, a controller, an auditor or a banker:... [-]


Master In Finance, Accounting And Insurance

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Management
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Poland Warsaw

Studies on "Finance, Accounting and Insurance" are intended for people who have a bachelor's, master's or equivalent in each direction. The second cycle complement the knowledge gained at the undergraduate level [+]

Master in Finance, Accounting and Insurance

Finance, Insurance and Accounting, Master Degree of Finance, Accounting and Insurance Full-time (daily) - the limit of 200 Duration: 2 years - 4 semesters

Studies on "Finance, Accounting and Insurance" are intended for people who have a bachelor's, master's or equivalent in each direction. The second cycle complement the knowledge gained at the undergraduate degree in finance and accounting as well as broaden the knowledge directional by selecting one of two specializations: "Corporate Finance and Accounting" and "Management of financial institutions." Specialization is chosen during the first semester; Specialization classes start of the second semester. Specialization will be launched in case of reporting on it at least 50 candidates. After passing the exam courses, writing a thesis and passing the examination, students are awarded the Master's degree in Finance, Accounting and Insurance. Broad international cooperation of the Faculty of Management with more than 60 European universities in the framework of the ERASMUS program and with many universities from the USA and Asia, allows students to download the study at foreign universities. Faculty of Management applies the European Credit Transfer System (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS). Studies on "Finance, Accounting and Insurance" to educate a professional profile with full qualifications in finance, accounting and insurance. This knowledge is to be of a general nature, firmly rooted in contemporary theories of the functioning of financial markets, accounting and its international standards. At the same time, they achieved qualification, consisting of acquired learning outcomes are the basis... [-]


Master's Programme in Accounting

Umeå University, Umeå School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Umeå

This Master's in Accounting programme is given by Umeå School of Business and Economics. The goal of this programme is to provide students with managerial and analytical skills and an understanding of the rules and standards governing conduct in accounting and auditing. [+]

Master's Programme in Accounting, 120 ECTS

This programme is given by Umeå School of Business and Economics. The goal of this programme is to provide students with managerial and analytical skills and an understanding of the rules and standards governing conduct in accounting and auditing. The programme offers a thorough grounding in management accounting, financial accounting, auditing, financial statement analysis, and valuation. During the elective periods, students can expand their field of interest by studying in such areas as corporate governance or tax law. With the exception of some elective courses, the programme is offered in English. Level of education second-degree studies.... [-]


Master in Accounting & Financial Management

Stockholm School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

The MSc in Accounting and Financial Management is designed to prepare students for careers such as financial analyst, business controller, chief financial officer (CFO), investment banker, consultant, and auditor. [+]

As a graduate from this program, you will have a deep understanding of how financial and non-financial controls can be integrated and used for steering purposes in multinational companies, how large companies report to external share- and stakeholders and how those evaluate the financial and non-financial performance of companies.

Key topics include financial reporting principles, business control, capital budgeting, financial analysis and corporate valuation. In all these courses SSE will take an analytical and international perspective. For example, in the financial reporting core courses SSE does not teach Swedish GAAP but rather focus on the main concepts and principles that lie behind most international accounting standards such as IFRS. Consequently, the insights you get in the program remain valuable also when concrete financial standards change. SSE sees accounting as a language you need to understand in order to properly analyze and understand a business corporation.... [-]


Mestrado Em Contabilidade

ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

O Mestrado em Contabilidade prossegue a forte tradição da Escola de Gestão do ISCTE-IUL no ensino da contabilidade e qualificação dos futuros profissionais para as áreas da contabilidade, auditoria, controlo de gestão e fiscalidade. [+]

O nosso programa representa uma proposta inovadora na resposta às necessidades das empresas, num contexto de grande mudança e exigências acrescidas. A contabilidade e matérias afins são determinantes da qualidade das decisões e, consequentemente, da melhoria da performance organizacional. Por isso, o Mestrado em Contabilidade proporciona aos seus participantes uma formação teórica e prática, atual e rigorosa, capaz de reforçar as suas competências e alavancar a inserção no mercado de trabalho.

Plano de Estudos 2013/2014

1º Ano

1º semestre

Contabilidade de Gestão Avançada Reporte Empresarial Auditoria Fiscalidade Empresarial Análise da Informação Contabilística Métodos Quantitativos Aplicados à Contabilidade ... [-]

Master in International Management · Accounting & Finance

IUBH Campus Studies (for NON-EU students)
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Germany Berlin Bad Honnef + 1 more

The Master International Management · Accounting & Finance prepares you for working in and with global financial markets. Over four semesters, you will gain... [+]

Master of International Management · Accounting & Finance

The Master International Management · Accounting & Finance prepares you for working in and with global financial markets. Over four semesters, you will gain skills in planning, deploying and monitoring financial resources in international organisations.Focus on Accounting & FinanceBusiness activities on international markets have much to do with investment, financing and financial risk. This major develops the competencies you will need to make international financing decisions. You will also learn how to record them in financial statements in accordance with international financial reporting standards.There is a strong focus on financial options on international capital markets as well as on international reporting standards. The programme also builds a foundation for investment analysis and portfolio management. This will allow you to manage investment portfolios and to optimise the financial performance of organisations.... [-]


Master's Degree in Accounting and Finance (Business Administration Curriculum)

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Venice

This Second Cycle Degree Programme produces experts in accounting data, planning management control systems, setting out finance strategies and auditing business risk. [+]

This graduate programme produces experts in accounting data, planning management control systems, setting out finance strategies and auditing business risk. It offers any necessary effective grounding in order to operate within companies and local authorities in positions related to corporate accounting, finance, and management control. The Business Administration curriculum is fully taught in English.

This degree programme offers the possibility to get a double/joint degree with other European Universities.

Double Degree with Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris-Europe (France). At the end of their study programme, students can be awarded a double degree: Laurea Magistrale in Amministrazione, Finanza e controllo of Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia and Master in Management of ESCP-Europe. Link to the Degree Programme page Link to the application procedure page Access to the programme ... [-]

MIFA Master in Finance and Accounting

University of Economics Prague - Faculty of Finance and Accounting
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Czech Republic Prague

The original idea of the MIFA programme was to offer a high-quality programme for all students who see their future in Finance and Accounting. This became a vision that created an exceptional opportunity for those students that take their future into their own hands. [+]

A two-year (four semester) full-time Master’s Programme taught in English.

The original idea of the MIFA programme was to offer a high-quality programme for all students who see their future in Finance and Accounting.

This became a vision that created an exceptional opportunity for those students that take their future into their own hands.

Our mission is to open access to all, who seek a career in an international environment and who wish to become banking and financial services managers, financial analysts, chief accountants, auditors and consultants.

The structure of MIFA programme: 1st semester (30 credits): Intermediate Accounting: Generally Accepted Principles (6 credits) Performance Management (6 credits) International Finance (6 credits) Economics II (6 credits) Corporate Finance (6 credits) 2nd semester (30 credits): Financial Derivatives (6 credits) Understanding Economic and Social Indicators (3 credits) Taxation in the CR and EU (6 credits) Business Valuation (6 credits) Business Ethics (6 credits) One elective course (3 credits) 3rd semester (30 credits): Elective courses (24 credits) with Project (6 credits) or Exchange programme or Internship (30 credits) 4th semester (30 credits): Audit and Assurance (6 credits) Economic Integration (6 credits) Master Thesis and Final state exams (18 credits) Optional courses: Financial Contracting, Financial Reporting under IFRS and US GAAP - Comparison and Case Studies, Fiscal Policy, Taxation of International Employment, Bonds Theory and Praxis, Contemporary Rhetoric, Public Economics, Corporate Governance, Public Economics, Corporate Governance, International Business Strategy, International Trade, Project Management, International Mergers and Acquisitions. Final state exam consists of:... [-]

Master's Degree in Business Administration, Professional and Managerial Accounting (taught in Italian or in English)

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The AAG curriculum is designed to motivate and inspire students to think and search for innovative responses to changes in the contemporary societal, business and organisational context. [+]

The Master's Degree in Business Administration, Professional and Managerial Accounting is part of the International program of the University of Bergamo and is organized in two curricula, one taught in Italian and the other one in English:

Economia aziendale, direzione amministrativa e professione (EADAP) [taught in Italian] Accounting, Accountability and Governance (AAG) [taught in English] that includes, two 'Majors': Financial Accounting for International Professionals (FAIP) Sustainability, Accountability, and Governance (SAG) ADMISSION INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

In order to be admitted to the curriculum taught in English, applicants are required knowledge of English corresponding to level B2, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Applicants should submit to an individual interview in order to test if they satisfy the admission requirements. For information on how to apply, pre-enrolment form, admission test, and enrolment, please follow the links below:... [-]