University College Cork


Course Name Accounting
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MCAC
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MACC
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is €10,630.
The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,500.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

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Entry Requirements

To apply for this course you must have:
• at least a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8)
with a significant accounting specialisation AND expect to qualify for exemption from the CA Proficiency 1 ...


Expand+Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting - NFQ Level 9, Major Award
Students who successfully achieve the pass standard in Part I may opt not to proceed to Part II and may opt instead to be awarded the Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Acc...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
This one-year full-time course offers a postgraduate route to a career in professional accounting. It offers you the chance to complete much of the study and examination requirements involved in qualifying as an accountant. Upon succe...

Subjects Taught

Expand+PART I
• AC6200 Financial Reporting 2
• AC6206 Computer Applications for Accountants
• AC6210 Management Accounting 1
• AC6211 Management Accounting 2
• AC6212 Corporate Finance 1
• AC6213 Corporate Finance 2
• AC6214 Audit...

Assessment Method

Assessment for the taught modules is by a combination of end-of-year written exam and continuous assessment in the form of interim exams and projects. For a fuller description of these, please go to the Book of Modules.
• AC6206 is p...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
• The accounting profession is the largest single employer of graduates in Ireland
• An accounting qualification is a primary entry route to senior roles in general management
• Opportunities in the financial services sector internationally have provided a demand for accountants qualifying in Ireland far in excess of the requirements of professional practice alone
• Irish-qualified accountants are in demand to fill varied roles worldwide.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Mr John Doran
+ 353 21 490 2555 or +353 21 490 3783

Mr. Michael Farrell
+ 353 21 490 2614 or +353 21 490 3783
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