Letterkenny Campus

Master of Arts


1 year  /    Level 9  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

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Our Master of Arts in Accounting will enhance your analytical skills and teach you advanced accounting subjects in theory and practice. The course provides postgraduate education and training at the forefront of accounting and accounting-related practice.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

9 Tax Practice Mandatory 10 6
Audit Practice Mandatory 10 4
Performance Measurement Mandatory 5 3
Research Methods Mandatory 5 2
Academic Writing Elective 5 1
10 Advanced Finance Mandatory 5 3
Integrated Case Studies in Accounting Mandatory 5 0
Advanced Financial Accounting Mandatory 10 6
Corporate Governance Mandatory 5 0
IT Applications for the Professional Accountant Mandatory 5 2
Work Based Learning Project Elective 15 0
Dissertation Elective 15 0

Professional Recognition

Generous exemptions from ACCA,CPA, CAI ad CIMA.

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at other Institutions and universities at home and abroad

Key Information

Non-EU Application Deadline: 31st August 2021 Non-EU applicants can apply online by clicking here to access our online application system.


EU Fees: €5,750
Non-EU Fees: €10,000

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6211 / +353 (0)74 918 6210

Head of Department Patricia Doherty
Email: Patricia.Doherty@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186202

School and Department
School of Business
Department of Business Studies