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Accountancy and Control: Control

University of Amsterdam

Master Postgraduate Amsterdam

Course description

Qualification Master of Science
Field of study Economics, commerce, management and accounting
Course summary During the Master's programme in Accountancy and Control, you will learn to analyse, interpret and research the flows of financial information within and across organisations.
Course description The Control track emphasises the role that information plays in the management of organisations, focusing on both departments and people. Control is therefore about managing organisations (and not checking data): how to make sure the organisation reaches its goals? The Control programme comprises courses in Management Accounting (a quantitative approach to accounting and control), Corporate Finance and Management Control Research, which reviews academic research in the Management Control field. The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) at the UvA specialises in providing students with the broad range of skills, in-depth knowledge and international expertise they will need in the business world and the public sector. One of the five research programmes is dedicated to Accounting, and students in the MSc in Accountancy & Control benefit from learning in an environment where developments in the field are constantly being explored.
Study subjects The tracks share a joint core curriculum consisting of courses in financial reporting, management control, accountability, and risk management. The Control track complements the core courses with courses in the field of management accounting and corporate finance. The programme concludes with an MSc thesis.
Course objectives -
ECTS credits 60.00
Duration 12 month(s)
full-time
Language of instruction English
Instruction modes case study, literature study, oral presentation, research, research project, research proposal, tutorial, lecture, working group, group assignment, group discussion, individual assignment, self study, seminar
Accreditation NVAO

About the institution

Department Faculty of Economics and Business
Information about the institution A modern university with a rich history, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) traces its roots back to 1632, when the Golden Age school Athenaeum Illustre was established to train students in trade and p

Admission

Admission requirements
  1. A certified grade list(s) is considered in the evaluation.
  2. Students holding an academic Bachelor's degree in Business Economics, with a focus in Accountancy and Control are eligible to apply for admission. Please note that a Bachelor's degree from a university of applied sciences or a Fachhochschule (Germany) will not be taken into consideration. Specific entry requirements apply to Chinese students and African students. A relevant academic Bachelor's degree. For more information about entry requirements please see www.uva.nl/msc-accountancy-control (Control / Application and admission / Entry requirements).
  3. A GMAT is compulsory for applicants to the Master's programme Accountancy and Control.
  4. Applicants should submit a motivation letter with their application form.
Language requirements
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English B2
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English B2
IELTS listening 6
IELTS overall band 6.5
IELTS reading 6
IELTS speaking 6
IELTS writing 6
TOEFL computer based 237
TOEFL internet based 92
TOEFL paper based 580
Professional experience required -
Duration 12 month(s)
full-time
Application deadlines
Start date EU/EEA Students Non-EU/EEA students
1 Sep 2019 1 Jun 2019 1 Apr 2019
1 Sep 2020 1 Jun 2020 1 Apr 2020
Tuition fees
Year EU/EEA Non-EU/EEA Institutional
2019 (FT)€ 2083n.a.n.a.

In short, the following rules apply:

  • The “EU/EEA rate” is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
  • The “non-EU/EEA rate” is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
  • The “institutional rate” is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
  • Note that FT, PT and D stand for "full-time", "part-time" and "dual", respectively.

Make sure you contact your institution to find out what rate applies to you. The rates listed here are estimates.

Scholarships

Alban Scholarship, Amsterdam Merit Scholarships, The Open Society Institute Programs, Colfuturo Scholarship loan programme, Erasmus Mundus

For more scholarships, visit: www.grantfinder.nl

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Contact

Contact information for the study programme

Secretariaat Abs

Contact information for the institution
Telephone number +31 020 5254174
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