Accountancy and Control

Prepare yourself with the knowledge and skills for a career in financial reporting and/or financial planning and strategic decision-making in an international environment.

Is Accountancy and Control for you?

Working in the field accountancy and control is about much more than crunching numbers. In today's world you will often be part of a team, requiring you to cooperate and communicate with other people.

You need analyzing- and problem-solving skills to interpret financial figures, a broad insight in the organisation’s processes, a ‘feel for the business’ and a commercial mind.


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Career prospects

After graduation you will be ready for a successful career as:

  • Auditor
  • Finance manager
  • Business controller
  • or Financial analyst

Time to find a job after graduation   : 3 months

Starting salary                                        : € 2.800


Top-5 reasons to study Accountancy and Control at Amsterdam Business School (ABS)

  1. Excellent reputation in the economic field
    Making  employers recognize you as an outstanding professional.
  2. Strong link with international corporate sector
    Putting theory into practice with business cases and guest lectures.
  3. Top-level accountancy and control research programme
    Connecting you to the most advanced techniques, practices and insights.
  4. Accredited by international ACCA and IMA
    Making sure you have easy access to your next career step.
  5. First-class post-master programmes
    Choose from post-master Accountancy (register accountant in Dutch) or executive master Finance and Control (register controller in Dutch).


Degree programme
MSc Accountancy and Control
Regular study programme
Full-time, part-time
60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction
Starts in
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Published by  Economics and Business