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Accounting

Dublin City University

12 months
Duration
14800 EUR/year
9955 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Accounting from Dublin City University is the leading graduate accounting programme of its kind in Ireland, an innovative partnership of learning which is informed and shaped by the needs of the accounting and taxation professionals of tomorrow. 

Overview

The MSc in Accounting from Dublin City University is designed for accounting graduates to combine study for a Master’s degree while gaining exemptions from professional examinations at the same time.

The one-year full-time Masters programme encourages critical and creative thinking, teamwork and communication, and develops a diverse range of professional attributes which equip graduates to excel in the accounting profession and to adopt leadership positions in their professional lives.  

Careers

Graduates of the MSc in Accounting are exempt from all subjects in the CAP2 Examination of Chartered Accountants Ireland. To qualify as chartered accountants, graduates of the programme will be required to pass the Institute's Final Admitting Examination and to serve a training contract of three years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business & Society 
  • Auditing and Professional Ethics 
  • Assurance Services: Theory and Practice 
  • International Financial Accounting & Analysis 
  • Advanced Management Accounting 
  • Research & Professional Portfolio 
  • Capital Taxes 
  • Corporation Tax 
  • Corporate and Investment Finance 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class
Upper Second Class (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Second Class Honours Grade 1 honours degree in Accounting (or with a significant specialism in Accounting), or international equivalent, together with full exemption from the CAP1 examinations of Chartered Accountants Ireland;

or

  • A credit award in the DCU Professional Diploma in Accounting (DC500) or equivalent qualification, together with full exemption from the CAP1 examinations of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
  • If you have achieved a Second Class Honours Grade 2 Honours degree in Accounting (or with a significant specialism in Accounting), or a Pass award in the DCU Professional Diploma in Accounting (or equivalent), you may still obtain a place. This will depend on availability of places.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9955 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9955 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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