MSc in Accounting is a programme designed for professional and academics seeking career advancement in accounting, finance, and other business-related areas. The programme comprises taught courses and a thesis.

Students are required to produce an accounting related thesis that demonstrates students understanding on the theoretical foundations, ethical judgments, and critical and strategic thinking ability of emerging accounting issues.

Key Research Areas

  • Sustainability accounting (e.g. environmental reporting, carbon reporting, environmental management accounting)
  • Corporate governance
  • Public Sector accounting
  • Financial reporting
  • Auditing
  • Earnings management
  • Risk management

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelors in the relevant domain with Upper Second Class Honours or CGPA 2.75 and above, or
  • CGPA 2.50-2.74 and 1 year experience in the domain and at least 1 publication in the domain or 2 years professional experience in the domain, or
  • CGPA below 2.50, and 5 years’ experience in the domain