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Accountancy

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

18 months
Duration
19226 EUR/year
14419 EUR/year
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About

This Accountancy programme at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University familiarises students with contemporary and up-to-date accounting knowledge and issues. It aims to build up their accounting knowledge base, enabling them to develop sound analytical skills and judgement, and make efficient and effective business decisions. 

Overview

This Accountancy programme at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a flexible specialist programme providing a progressive and deepening understanding of major accounting issues for accounting practitioners and executives. The focus is on real world-related and contemporary academic studies, and practical applications. Two of the key elements are PRC accounting and the contemporary application of information systems in accounting. 

Characteristics

  • The programme adopts both a deepening and broadening approach in enhancing students' knowledge and skills. The deepening approach is adopted for most of the Core Subjects, whereas a mix of deepening and broadening approaches are applied to Elective Subjects.
  • To obtain the MSc, students are required to complete 4 Core Subjects, 3 Elective Subjects and either a Dissertation or 3 additional Elective Subjects (30 credits).
  • Those who are unable to complete the MSc programme may graduate with a Postgraduate Diploma upon completing 4 Core Subjects and 3 Elective Subjects (21 credits), or a Postgraduate Certificate upon completing 4 Core Subjects (12 credits).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Theory
  • Applied Econometric Methods in Accounting & Finance Research
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting Information Systems
  • Theory & Practice of Accounting in China
  • Business Environment in China
  • Contemporary Issues in Attestation & Assurance Services
  • Contemporary Issues in Information Systems Audit & Control
  • Contemporary Issues in Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • International Accounting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Initial Registration Credits - 6

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • As for the Master's degree or Postgraduate Diploma, the basic requirement is a Bachelor's degree from an institution that is recognised by PolyU. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19226 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28839 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    14419 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21629 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.

HK$207,000 per programme (HK$6,900 per credit) for local studentsHK$276,000 per programme (HK$9,200 per credit) for non-local students

Funding

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