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MA International Accounting and Taxation

The IAT programme combines, within 3 or 4 semesters, in-depth, practice-oriented knowledge in

  • International Management
  • Finance
  • Accounting (Accounting und Controlling)
  • National and International Taxation
  • International (Business) Law
  • Business English

Lectures and work in multinational seminar groups is complemented by workshops in companies, a big business game at the end of the programme and a 6 month work placement (only in the 4 semester study path).The programme requires good knowledge of German and English. 

Key Facts about the Programme

Admission requirements good bachelor's degree in business studies, at least 6 months work experience, good command of German (proven by DSH or equivalent), good command of English (e.g. TOEFL, Level min. B2)
Admission procedure written application and interview
Application deadline 15 January for summer semeste, 15 July for winter semester
Semester begin summer and winter
Length of programme 3 semesters (210 ECTS from first degree), 4 semesters (180 ECTS from first degree)
Semester abroad possible instead of internship in 4-semester study path
Available places 15-20
Degree Master of Arts (MA)
Fees ca. 60 € student union fee + 86,10 € administration fee

"The master's programme International Accounting and Taxation (IAT) gives students the opportunity to specialise their knowledge from their undergraduate business degree and provides in-depth, practice-oriented expert knowledge"

Prof. Dr. Detlev Schrade, Programme Director MA International Accounting and Taxation