About This Program
Do you want to start a new career in Accounting but don't know where to start?
Enroll in this postgraduate conversion program in Accounting of University College Cork created specifically for individuals who want to work as accounting professionals, in Ireland and internationally.
And if you are nervous about the prospects of a career post-graduation, don't be. With an accounting placement of up to five months or 20 weeks, you'll get sufficient time to practice what you've learned during lectures, projects and papers.
CONSIDER Studying in IRELAND if you haven't made up your mind on where to begin a career overseas.
This MSc International Accounting Practice program is comprehensive and requires significant student participation and engagement. You will be required to:
This course consists of traditional classroom-based lectures across two semesters. You may have to spend up to three hours preparing and studying for each hour of lectures.
Your assessment will be made from:
Upon completion of the MSc International Accounting Practice, you can expect to have excellent career prospects in an accounting role, with a wide range of organizations, including:
In addition to acquiring technical skills in accounting and business analysis, this MSc International Accounting Practice program also offers academic credits to prepare you for professional examination.
You also get to develop key competencies to:
Course Code : CKL43
College : Business and Law
Duration : 1 year
Qualifications Level : NFQ Level 9
All fees listed below are in Euros (€).
|Student Contribution Charge||3,000|
|International Tuition Fee||18,000|
The above figures represent what UCC expects will be your reasonable international fees. Other fees may not have been included.
You may have to estimating living expenses such as insurance, rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, health, books and materials.
As expenses are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by UCC. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa or Education Counselor periodically for any changes.
Intake Dates :
The next intake date is September 10, 2018.
IVC will be accepting applications only until APRIL 5, 2018. This 5-month preparation period includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may be over-subscribed. Please note the following protocol:
Make sure you apply early! We allow two month to coordinate with the university, arrange accommodation, insurance, pay your tuition fee, and process your education bond. The next three months is reserved for the visa application process.
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of University College Cork. As an international student, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:
If you did not meet the academic requirement or there is no equivalency for your country, let us know! Share your inquiry about this MSc International Accounting Practice program with IVC.
Why Study in University College Cork
The greater metropolitan area of Cork, Ireland's second largest city, has a population of almost 300,000.
Cork has a number of "sister cities" around the world; these include San Francisco, Shanghai, Rennes and Cologne. UCC receives many students from these cities who experience a warm and friendly welcome and a sense of being "home from home".
Cork City is a cosmopolitan modern city with all the advantages of a capital city with none of the disadvantages! It has the cafe, restaurant and nightlife culture of a vibrant European city while its inhabitants can still easily walk down its main street and bump into friends and acquaintances. The city is also the principal commercial and banking centre in the South of Ireland. It is a busy, thriving seaport and home to a large number of modern industries.
As a small city, everything is easily accessible and a full range of amenities, be they recreational, business, shopping or sport, abound in the city itself. Cork City however, does not stand isolated from its county - the largest in the country. Therefore, 'city and 'county' life merge effortlessly together bringing the beauty of County Cork, water sports and ourdoor pursuits right to your doorstep. According to National Geographic, you'll find one of the best walks in Cork!
UCC's main campus is within walking distance of this mass of activity and life. What's more with the beauty of its campus, UCC is considered not only a respected University but also one of the nicest 'gardens' belonging to Cork as a whole.
Cork was also very proud to have been designated 'European Capital of Culture 2005', reflecting the strong tradition of music, art and theatre in the city.
Cork international airport is only 6 kilometres from the University. This allows for constant access to the international destinations and also highlights Cork itself as a globally attractive and exciting location.
If you intend to enroll in UCC especially in research, you would enjoy working with state of the art facilities and a hands-on approach to learning. And as an applicant, you would be happy to know that UCC:
Aside from stylishly-furnished rooms that can accommodate 1,200 students, you may want to consider studying in University College Cork for the following reasons:
You might be qualified for immigration and not know it!