This course covers topics related to financial reporting, how management accounting can be used to create value in companies, financial statement analysis and auditing. The course is given and examined in English.
This is a course at Master's level in a MSc-degree at Umeå University. The course can also be included in study programmes in Business Administration and Economics at Umeå School of Business and Economics. We are recommending that students who wants to deepen their understanding further take the two year master of science in accounting. (These four modules combined are the core courses in the one year master).
Courses in Business Administration (75 credits) At Basic level (A-level) and Intermediate level (B-level) a minimum of 60 credits in Management, Marketing, Accounting and finance. At least 7,5 credits in Finance courses and at least 7,5 credits in accounting. Statistics or similar 7.5 credits. At the C-level (Bachelor), a minimum 15 credits.
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B or the equivalent.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application and Tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.