Master Programme in Accounting and Control: Master
Bachelor's Degree of at least 180 ECTS credits with a major in Business Administration. Upper secondary level English 6 or B or equivalent.
Application and tuition fees
- Total fee: 90,000 SEK (approximately €10,000)
- Per semester / First payment: 45,000 SEK (approximately €5,000)
- Application fee: 900 SEK (approximately €100)
If you are an exchange student, or if you have citizenship in a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are NOT required to pay application or tuition fees.
EducationMaster (60 cr) students study accounting (30 ECTS cr), methodology (15 ECTS cr) and write a degree thesis (15 ECTS cr). Continuation Master students study accounting 30 ECTS cr), methodology (15 ECTS cr) and write a degree thesis (30 ECTS cr). Master (120 cr) students study accounting (30 ECTS cr), methodology (15 ECTS cr), electives (15 ECTS cr), electives in business administration (15 ECTS cr), mandatory course in business administration (15 ECTS cr) and write a degree thesis (30 ECTS cr).
Professional ContactThroughout the programme, students have the opportunity to make contact with representatives of the business world as guest lecturers and in other ways. Students usually complete their degree thesis in conjunction with one or several companies or other organisations, for instance.
Course of study
|Semester 1||ECTS credits|
|Accounting and Control (Obligatory)||7.5|
|International Financial Accounting (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Sustainable Business and Leadership (Obligatory)||15|
|Semester 2||ECTS credits|
|Business Administration - One-year Master's Thesis (Obligatory)||15|
|Introductory Statistics and Regression Analysis (Obligatory)||15|
Elective course: Students are free to choose among certain alternative courses, often depending on their choice of specialisation.
Optional course: Students are free to choose any course offered at Karlstad University or at other universities. Courses listed are examples of recommended or frequently chosen courses for a specific programme.