The Master of Science in Accounting, Audit & Control is designed for students wishing to achieve long-term career success, based on a solid foundation in financial reporting and analysis; in management accounting and decision-making; and financial advisory services.
Master of Science in Accounting, Audit & Control provides students with an understanding of modern financial reporting functions from a technical and institutional point of view enabling graduates to work in a wide variety of industries.
Graduates benefit from the built-in fast-track preparation for admission to global professional accountancy bodies (e.g. exemptions towards the ACCA Professional Examinations, alignment with the CIMA’s Masters Gateway and coverage of a significant part of the IMA’s Body of Knowledge).
Accredited with the French National Association of Grandes Ecoles (La Conférence des Grandes Ecoles).
Program Advantages: - Comprehensive accounting foundation combined with tailor-made elective course options - Professional accountancy body preparations and exam exemptions - A blend of theory and practice delivered by experts in the field
Career Opportunities: - Financial Controller - Finance Director - Financial Analyst - Audit and Assurance Partner - Management Accountant - Management consultancy - Advisory positions - Tax Consultant
MSc in Accounting, Audit & Control contains a wide range of courses on fundamental and advanced issues in financial reporting and management control.
The program is designed to equip students with a solid foundation in financial reporting and analysis as well as management accounting and decision-making.
The MSc in Accounting, Audit & Control is aligned with prerequisites of international professional accountancy institutes (e.g., ACCA, CIMA and IMA) and shapes the students’ understanding of contemporary financial reporting and advisory functions.
Students on the IÉSEG MSc in Accounting, Audit & Control course will benefit from the program’s dedicated faculty which balance relevant academic and business experiences. The curriculum features a series of elective courses allowing individual students to specialize in different areas within the domain of accounting, audit & control.
Admission & fees
The choice to study abroad is not only an academic decision, but also a financial one. Students need to be aware of the various cost involved in pursuing a master’s at IÉSEG.
Application process -
Admission to MSc in Accounting, Audit & Control is based on students’ online application available at https://application.ieseg.fr/ and the examination of the required documents. Admission is offered on an ongoing basis to qualified students. Decision release date: from Mid-October 2016.
Application deadlines: May 26th 2017
Tuition 2017-2018: € 15,000 for domestic and international students. International merit-based scholarships are available.
Funding and scholarship -
IÉSEG has a merit-based International Scholarship Program with a tuition waiver of 15 to 50% per year. Selection is based on the applicant’s previous academic performance and overall application portfolio.
The scholarship application is automatic; students do not need to apply separately.
All international students are encouraged to check with Campus France and their own government to see if there are any scholarships available. For American students please check with Sallie Mae for private loan options.
"If you’re thinking of pursuing an MSc in Accounting in France, IÉSEG is definitely one to apply for. The program is tailored to comply with the prerequisites of international accounting bodies, ensuring that you make a smooth transition to your professional life. The application process is very easy and quick, and the admissions staff is more than happy to help you out if you have any problems."