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Accountancy and Control

Universiteit van Amsterdam

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The intensive and selective MSc in Accountancy & Control is designed to prepare you for a financial position, not only in auditing and consultancy, but also in industry, banking or government.

It has a strong international focus with respect to content, academic staff and student population. The programme consists of an Accountancy track and a Control track. The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) 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 at the ABS 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.
The Accounting research programme is strongly multidisciplinary, and examines both the theoretical and social importance of accounting and accountability in a wide range of organisational contexts. The ABS's researchers are international experts and it has a thriving English-taught PhD programme, providing excellent opportunities for students who wish to go on to doctoral studies following their MSc.

job perspective

In the Master's programme in Accountancy & Control, you learn to look at various types of organisations from both a financial and economic perspective. You will acquire valuable knowledge, understanding, professional experience and expertise, resulting in excellent career prospects for accountancy & control graduates. ABS graduates are valued for their independent minds as well as their strong people and presentational skills.
Graduates can be found in a wide variety of business and public organisations and regulatory bodies, including:
* commercial organisations;
* non-profit organisations ;
* financial Markets Authority;
* Dutch Central Bank.

study abroad

Master's students are allowed to study abroad if they have no study delay. The study abroad semester will take an extra semester after having finished all obligatory courses of the Master's programme. This means graduation for a Master's programme with a semester abroad will take 1,5 year instead of 1 year.

Niveau WO
Vorm Full-time
Incompany Nee
Open inschrijving Nee
Doorlooptijd 12 maanden
Type MSc (Master of Science)
Kosten (indicatie) Geen opgave
Titulatuur MSc (Master of Science)
Benodigde taalkennis Engels
Gefinancierd Regering
Afronding Diploma
Credits 60