The Master in Accounting is a daytime master's program, lasting two years and taught in Portuguese, which seeks to provide specialized training in the areas of financial accounting, auditing, management control and corporate tax management.
5 Reasons to Choose the Master of Accounting at ISCTE Business School
1. Don't miss the opportunity to study at one of Europe's most reputable master's degreesThe Master in Accounting was ranked 33rd in the Top 60 in the “Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking" 2018/2019;Possibility of completing a double degree with Florida International University, in the United States (accredited by AACSB)The Master in Accounting continues the strong tradition of ISCTE Business School in the teaching of accounting, with an innovative proposal in responding to the needs of companies, in a context of great change and increased demands.2. Learn from the most experienced and reputable professionals in the fieldOur teaching methodologies provide for seminars with the intervention of professionals in the areas of accounting, auditing, management control and tax management, with a view to ensuring regular contact between our students and the best business practices.3. Benefit from a highly qualified facultyThe faculty of ISCTE Business School is the author of more than 100 books in different management disciplines, many of which are part of mandatory reading in other Portuguese universities;An environment of great proximity between students and teachers. There is a weekly service schedule for students, providing permanent contact via e-mail and maintaining close contact with former students throughout their professional lives;Extensive experience of the teaching staff in teaching and research in the master's core areas;This master's study plan is carefully structured in order to fulfill the training needs necessary for high level professional performance in this area of specialization.4. Invest in your personal development and networkingParticipate in the Personal Development Program that includes workshops and thematic trainings made available throughout the school year, such as CV Workshop and Cover Letter, Interview Workshop, Psychotechnical Tests, Group Dynamics and CV Coaching, Personal Development Program, being the students informed of their dates;The host week will allow the student to get to know the set of initiatives and activities to be developed throughout the year, meet his colleagues in a relaxed environment conducive to personal contact and networking, discover the reality of IBS - the environment, infrastructures and support services and understand new challenges and professional opportunities;The ISCTE Business School Mentoring Program is aimed at students in the first year of full-time Masters, aiming to promote their personal development, betting on a close relationship between the current students and alumni of ISCTE Business School integrated in the largest national companies and international;Appreciation of the merit of candidates and students - admission prize for the best candidates and award for the best student in the Master of Accounting (sponsored by KPMG).5. Get excited about new career prospectsOur Careers Service will support your insertion in the job market through advice, access to opportunities and events to contact companies;The sectors most represented in the absorption of recent masters are Consulting and Auditing, Health & Pharmaceutical Industry, Banking and Insurance;From this range of sectors, some of the main recruiters are KPMG, PwC, Deloitte and Brisa.Curricular UnitsExamples of course units:Advanced Financial AccountingCost Management SystemsBusiness ReportBusiness Concentration and Account ConsolidationAuditAdvanced Management AccountingBusiness TaxationAnalysis of Accounting InformationQuantitative Methods Applied to AccountingApplicationAdmission to the Master in Accounting presupposes, in addition to academic qualification at the level of the Degree, two important requirements:Effective time availability, as it is a full-time Master's degree which requires a great deal of involvement in the set of teaching activities;Proficiency in English. Some curricular units are taught in English and working materials, bibliographic references and sessions with foreign guests will be presented.Applications are submitted exclusively online, through the ISCTE website. Candidates will be required to provide a variety of information that must be manually entered into the online form, such as Personal Data, Literacy Qualifications and Professional Experience. You will also need to upload some Documents on the online Application Form:Degree Completion Certificate, issued by the University or Higher Education InstituteIdentification documentPhotograph in jpg, jpeg, png formatEnglish language proficiency (optional)GMAT / GRE test results (optional)Would you like more information?Contact your Program Manager !Paulo Pires masters.ibs @ ISCTE -iul.pt Tel .: (+351) 210 464 115Consult the detailed information about the master's study plan, faculty, testimonies of alumni and registration process on our website!