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Accounting and Taxation

Introduction

The master's degree in Accounting and Taxation provides the practical training required to specialize in the fields of accountancy, taxation and auditing. On completion of the course, students will be able to apply their skills effectively to manage and complete tasks associated with these fields in any kind of company.
In the near future, changes will be introduced as a result of the harmonization of accounting and tax regulations in Europe, and the increase in transparency requirements in all areas. Consequently, organizations will need experts in this field, with the skills to adopt the new regulations and rapidly adapt to the new situation, in a highly competitive global market.

The course is particularly aimed at holders of bachelor's degrees and pre-EHEA degrees in business administration and management, economics, financial and actuarial sciences or business sciences and at chartered accountants. It will enable them to gain advanced knowledge of accountancy, taxation and auditing.

This master is recognised by the Instituto de Contabilidad y Auditoría de Cuentas as it is said in the document attach.

Learning objectives

The objective of the Master's Degree in Accounting and Taxation is for students to acquire advanced training in specialized fields such as accounting and taxation, as well as the audit of accounts. Special emphasis is given to the application of this knowledge to the analysis and resolution of practical cases and similar situations that can be found in professional activity. A participatory method is encouraged, approaching cases that address real-life situations applied to the company. Students also complete a final project, through which they develop the ability to systematize the concepts that have served as a reference in the different subjects throughout the course.
Completion of the master's degree implies achieving an academic level that supports the continuous and autonomous activities of professional accounting, fiscal advisory services and account audits, as well as other positions related to the accounting and taxation field.

Basic Information

Number of ECTS credits awarded:
 60
Language(s) of instruction:
 Spanish (80%) and Catalan (20%)
Number of places available:
 25
Approximate price:
 27,67 euros per credit (95 euros for students who are not EU or China nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2021-2022.
Faculty or school:
  Faculty of Economics and Business
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