Upon successful completion of all requirements of the course, you will gain full exemption from all but the Final Admitting Examination (FAE) of Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI).
The Accounting course offered by University College Cork offers more than exemptions. As well as intensive tuition in the core technical materials assessed in the professional examinations, you will gain exposure to the emerging contemporary issues in accounting and finance that will shape your working environment and the future economy. Personal competencies and skills in commercial judgment are also developed to give you a competitive edge as you embark on your career in accounting.
The course prepares you for employment as a trainee accountant and it has been designed with significant contributions from partners, directors and training managers in major accounting firms.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Computer Applications for Accountants
- Management Accounting
- Corporate Finance
- Auditing Principles and Methodologies
- Application of Auditing Principles
- Presentation of Financial Statements
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
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- at least 2.1 in a degree with a significant accounting specialisation AND expect to qualify for exemption from the CA Proficiency 1 examination of Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI)
- Applicants who do not meet the exemption requirement in full by the registration date may only be admitted in exceptional circumstances following approval by the Programme Board and the School of Business.
International18000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA10500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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