Accounting and Control, Master | University of Karlstad | Karlstad, Sweden
Master On Campus

Accounting and Control

24 months
4465 EUR/year
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Do you want to become an accountant, financial manager or controller? In that case, a study programme in Business Administration, specialising in Accounting and Control from University of Karlstad, could be perfect for you.


With a masters in Accounting and Control from the University of Karlstad, you will have up-to-date knowledge about the latest developments in the field, as well as skills that will make you well-equipped for a future career within both the private and public sectors.

Karlstad Business School at Karlstad University is AACSB certified, which means that students receive an education that meets international requirements and will be well equipped for any future challenges. It also provides the option of being an exchange student at internationally reputable higher education institutions.


As a student at Karlstad Business School, you will receive an education tailor-made for work related to auditing, accounting and control within both private and public organisations.

A master's education demands a total of five years at the university, where the student will receive a master's degree at completion. A master's degree gives you a competitive edge on the labour market, as well as the tools to handle complex assignments within the field of auditing, accounting and control. Additionally, in many international businesses, a master's degree is a prerequisite in order to hold senior positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • International Financial Accounting
  • Auditing 
  • Management Control Systems 
  • Responsible management and leadership 
  • Statistics and Regression Analysis
  • Frontiers of accounting and control research 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor-level degree of at least 180 credits, specialising in the main field of study Business Administration, including a bachelor's thesis of 15 credits. 
  • Upper secondary school level English 6 or B, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4465 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8931 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Tuition fees for international master programmes range from 95.000 to 235.000 SEK.

Living costs for Karlstad

4000 - 8500 SEK /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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