Qatar University

24 months
495 EUR/credit
495 EUR/credit
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The Master of Accounting (MAC) at Qatar University is a highly specialized program in Accounting. It provides a state of the art applied education in managing accounting information with the scope to allow its holders to get access to upper managerial and financial positions in a wide variety of industries.


The Masters program in Accounting at Qatar University will provide the candidates with high level technical, financial and managerial skills, essential to cope with the rapidly evolving and complex business environment.The MAC courses are practice base courses bridging the gap between theory and practice. Esteemed members from both academia and industry will provide instruction.


  • Provides in-depth knowledge of accounting in the new business context, enabling students to build a career in accounting, financial management or entrepreneurship.

  • Details different stages of economic and financial management and communication both for internal users and external stakeholders.

  • Outlines the ethical dimensions of financial reporting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Accounting
  • Accounting Research Methods
  • Advanced Cost Accounting
  • Fraud Detection and Prevention
  • Advanced Accounting Information Systems
  • Information Security
  • Business Information Consulting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Commercial Law
  • Business Ethics and Legal Environment
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Government and non-profit Accounting
  • Special Studies in Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Students apply to the MAC  program on specific dates assigned by the University. Incoming students must meet the following criteria: 

  • Complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from an accredited university with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.80 on a 4.00 scale. 
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate their English proficiency as part of the admission process by meeting one of the following: 
    • Earned a previous degree from an institution of higher education in a Program where English was the language of instruction. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    495 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    495 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National and International Students: QR 2000


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