12 months
44608 USD/year
44608 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Accountancy course at The Chinese University of Hong Kong has garnered respect as a leading accounting programme, recognised and accredited by all major professional accounting bodies. 


The Master of Accountancy course at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is designed for accounting and non-accounting graduates, with the aim to nurture professional accountants who can apply accounting knowledge and data analytics to develop business insights.


We leverage our extensive connections in the industry and powerful alumni network to enhance the career opportunities available to our graduates. As a MAcc student, you will graduate with a high proficiency in both practical and theoretical accounting, ready for a range of promising career options.

Some of our graduates continue in the accounting industry, developing expertise in auditing, taxation, forensic accounting and consulting. Others choose to work in finance, banking and related areas, becoming management trainees, financial analysts, risk-management consultants and investment analysts in private funds, investment banks and consulting firms.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting and External Reporting

  • Cost and Management Accounting

  • Auditing and Professional Practice

  • Business and Company Law

  • Taxation and Tax Planning

  • Financial Management

  • Financial Accounting Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Application will be processed on a rolling basis until all places have been filled. 
  • Part time - 30 Apr


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recognised bachelor’s degree with second-class honours or B grade and above, or a professional qualification equivalent; and a GMAT/GRE score (compulsory for full-time mode, optional for part-time mode)

  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44608 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44608 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    44608 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44608 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • HK$350,000 for the whole programme full time
  • HK$280,000 for the whole programme part time

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


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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