M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Accounting and Finance

12 months
28039 USD/year
20392 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Applied Accounting and Finance course from Hong Kong Baptist University is a master's degree programme in Hong Kong that integrates applied knowledge and skills in accounting and finance to train professionals who will be at home in both fields. 


The Applied Accounting and Finance course from Hong Kong Baptist University emphasizes real, practical international cases. Students acquire an in-depth understanding of and updated knowledge in both accounting and finance. This makes the programme suitable not only for accounting and finance professionals, but also for managers and executives in other business areas.

Programme Objectives

  • To enhance students’ understanding of the state-of-the-art knowledge in accounting and finance;
  • To develop students’ analytical, judgmental, and conceptual minds;
  • To equip students with the solid accounting and finance knowledge and practical skills needed for managing their organizations;
  • To prepare students to advance further in their professional careers, or to continue their studies in the relevant fields, and
  • To facilitate students to prepare for relevant professional qualification examinations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Corporate Financial Reporting
  • Strategic Management Accounting and Controls
  • Issues on Internal and External Auditing
  • Accounting Theory and Policy
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment and Portfolio Analysis
  • Financial Strategy
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation
  • Corporate Governance and Disclosures
  • Financial Regulations and Compliance

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • 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 bachelor's degree with honours in Business from a recognised university or comparable institution, or a professional qualification deemed to be equivalent (e.g., a professional qualification in accounting or finance field such as CPA/ACCA from designated accounting bodies, CFA from Institute of Certified Financial Analysts, CMA from Institute of Management Accountants, etc.); or
  • A bachelor's degree in other disciplines with relevant experience and/or training in Accounting, Finance, Management or related fields.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28039 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28039 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20392 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • HK$220,000 (HK$22,000 per course) for non-local students 
  • HK$160,000 (HK$16,000 per course) for local students 

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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