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The Master in Accounting, Control and Finance provides comprehensive training in accounting, auditing, management control and corporate finance. It is a joint programme between the University of Geneva (Business School and the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences) and the University of Lausanne (Business School) and trains accounting, control, finance, audit and tax experts. Employed students may study part time with the approval of the scientific committee.
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Master in Accounting, Control and Finance
3 semesters (max. 5 semesters), 90 ECTS credits
Required courses, 60 credits
E.g. Advanced cost accounting; market finance analysis; external auditing; strategic control; corporate finance.
Electives, 15 credits
Dissertation, 15 credits
Master´s students are permitted to go on exchange for one semester. Students may go on exchange as early as their second semester but may earn no more than 30 credits at another university. The dissertation cannot be substituted.
HEC Geneva graduates find work in all sectors both in Switzerland and abroad. Given the nature of the Geneva economy, opportunities are usually found in banking, financial institutions, fiduciaries, consulting firms, insurance agencies, local and international manufacturing, international trade companies (e.g. commodities trading, product distribution), international or global organisations (e.g. ICRC, UNHCR, WTO) and public administration.
Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences : Uni Mail, 40 bd du Pont-d´Arve, 1211 Genève
T. +41 (0)22 379 80 14/16/17/18/19
Mr Marc Pochon
T. +41 (0)22 379 80 78
Level of French required
Eliminatory general test for non-Francophones, with the exception of the following cases
A Bachelor in Management or Finance, or an equivalent degree. Applicants with a Bachelors in another field may also be admitted upon completion of a 60-credit complementary programme.