• Application Deadline
  • 12 months


The Accounting (Data and Analytics) from  Singapore Management University comprises 12 courses taught over two years on a part-time basis or over one year on a full-time basis, commencing in August. 

It combines the practical use of the latest analytics technology and data sets, as well as real-world experience using actual company cases and innovative teaching pedagogy such as the SMU-X. 

This knowledge of how and where to apply technological expertise in authentic settings will enable our graduates to perform the higher-level tasks that are increasingly expected of accountants.


Full-time candidates may use the extended break between Term 2 and Term 3 to gain a first-hand experience working in the accounting industry. Internships are optional and subject to the employers' assessment of your suitability.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Reporting in the IFRS World 
  • Applied Statistics for Data Analysis
  • Forecasting and Forensic Analytics
  • Programming with Data
  • Analytics for Financial Instruments

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Applicants must demonstrate good prior academic performance in an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution of higher learning and preferably in a Business domain.
  • Applicants must have sufficient background in Mathematics/Calculus.
  • GMAT* or SMU Admission Test is compulsory for all applicants.
  • Applicants with post-undergraduate working experience will have an added advantage.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview by members of the MSA Admission Panel. 
  • Applicants must show proficiency in the English language. A TOEFL or IELTS test is required if the applicant's undergraduate degree was not conducted in English. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32824 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    32820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32824 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Singapore

  • 1878 - 3880 SGD/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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