• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
The M.Sc. in International Accounting and Finance is an advanced programme offered by EDHEC Business School, designed to provide you with the tools and expertise to begin a career as an auditor, financial controller or other important roles in the finance and advisory services areas. 

About

In the International Accounting and Finance M.Sc. programme offered by EDHEC Business School you will learn to handle complex, international accounting and reporting issues, design internal control mechanisms, and steer managerial performance. 

Completion of the programme will give you competency in corporate valuation and restructuring and allow you to make sound corporate financial decisions for international organisations.

Learning outcomes

  • Master international accounting and reporting standards 
  • Handle complex accounting, reporting and tax issues
  • Assess, design and make use of organization controls to steer performance in organization
  • Evaluate companies and master key financial management decisions in an international environment
  • Frame ethical issues in finance and understand the need for strong professional standards
  • Know the managerial skills that market demands and can assess one’s own competency level

Career center:

EDHEC Career Centre helps you to master your career plan.

A dedicated team organises numerous training and recruitment events, on- and off-campus, to prepare you for challenging international recruitment processes and to help you network with potential employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Modelling with Excel
  • Principles of Business Taxation
  • International Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Accounting & Analysis
  • Organisational Controls
  • Information Systems & Management Control 
  • Project Management 

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    95

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You only need to take one of these tests:

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

  • You need the following GMAT score:

    Required score: 550

    The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

  • 4-year bachelor degree in a finance (or accounting) related field (or equivalent) or an outstanding 3-year bachelor degree with advanced finance courses.
  • Acceptable English proficiency tests/certificates (TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS)
  • English native speakers or those holding a degree taught in English (minimum 3 years) are eligible for an English Test waiver.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23496 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    23496 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Application Fee: €100

Living costs for Nice

  • 917 - 1380 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

EDHEC offers various scholarships & financial aids based on merit and financial need of the student. The French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs also offers a large number of grants and scholarships. Lastly, students accepted to EDHEC are entitled to apply for private loans to cover the cost of their tuition fees.

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.

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