Duration

1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1969

Highlights

  • The Department of Accounting and Finance (ACFN) in the Collat School of Business offers a Master of Accounting (M.Ac.) program that holds separate accreditation by the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • Courses in the program are offered in the classroom primarily in an evening format, with some classes having an online option
  • The program offers year-round internships provide opportunities to explore career options and gain valuable experience
  • Generous scholarship support is also available for students
  • Year-round internships will provide opportunities to explore career options and gain valuable experience
  • Students will study courses like Financial Accounting I, Cost Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Financial Accounting II, etc

Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #301-400

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #651-700

      - QS 2023

    • #169

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021

    • #137

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #160

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 16,82,659
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 2,29,217
TotalINR 2,29,217

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.69

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 8ᵗʰ February 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

Graduation

CGPA - 3/4

  • A bachelor's degree in accounting from an institution accredited by AACSB received within the five-year period immediately preceding the desired term of enrollment (or a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a regionally accredited institution) with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and minimum of B in all accounting courses
  • Applicants who do not have an undergraduate accounting degree will be required to complete up to nine courses (Principles of Accounting I, Principles of Accounting II, Financial Accounting I, Financial Accounting II, Accounting information systems, Cost accounting, Income taxation I, External Auditing, Financial accounting III)  in addition to the classes and will be required to maintain a grade of B or better in the foundation courses

TOEFL

Marks - 80/120

  • A minimum score of 20 for each section

GMAT

Marks - 500/800

PTE

No specific cutoff mentioned

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

  • with minimum of 6.0 in each section

Duolingo

No specific cutoff mentioned

Other eligibility criteria
  • GMAT is waived for UAB accounting graduates and other students who take all the foundation accounting courses at the undergraduate level at UAB and have a minimum GPA of 3.4
  • The MAc program team may be contacted for possible GMAT waiver for applicants meeting one of the following:
    • Applicant with undergraduate accounting degree from an AACSB accredited institution and achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher
    • Applicant completing the UAB Accounting Bridge Certificate program
    • Applicant with an advanced degree in business related field (e.g. MBA) from an AACSB accredited institution
    • Applicant has a terminal degree in another discipline
    • Applicant has a professional accounting certification (CPA or equivalent) which requires continuing professional education
    • Applicant has significant (3-5 years) experience at the executive level
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

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  • Three professional references are required

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarships
Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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