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Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business Master of Accountancy (MAcc)
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

1 Years


Full time, Part time

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Sep 2024

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* Applications for the 2024-25 intake (i.e. programme commences in September 2024) have started. Review of applications will start before the deadline and continue until all places are filled. Therefore, early applications are strongly encouraged.


This programme aims to equip bachelor’s degree graduates with the necessary accounting knowledge and skills to pursue a career in professional accounting and to provide a learning environment to develop students for executive positions in the accounting area in Hong Kong and the Greater China region. It also nurtures students' ethical decision making and corporate social responsibility for being professional accountants. The faculty and students, originating from a mix of countries, cultures, academic and professional backgrounds, are vital contributors to the rich and diverse communities and perspectives. In addition, this programme has been recognised by many global accounting organisations such as HKICPA, ACCA, CPA Australia, CIMA and AIA.

Key Features

  • Planning for Professional Accounting Examinations: Students are equipped with a solid knowledge base for professional examinations.
  • Being an Ethical Accountant: Nurturing students with ethical decision making and corporate social responsibility.
  • Opportunities to Work in Hong Kong: Non-Hong Kong graduates of this programme can apply to stay and work in Hong Kong for 12 months after graduation, no matter they have been secured an offer of employment or not.
  • Accounting Internship Opportunities: This programme provides curriculum-related internships to students who will receive concrete training in the Accounting industry.

Professional Recognition

  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA): Exemption of 10 modules from HKICPA New Qualification Programme
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA): Exemption of 9 papers from ACCA
  • CPA Australia: Fast-tracked to becoming CPA Australia associate member
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA): Exemption of 11 papers from CIMA
  • The Association of International Accountants (AIA): Exemption of 12 papers from AIA

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