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Control (MSc Accountancy and Control)

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How can information help organisations reach their goals? This is the core question you will learn how to answer in the Control track. This is one of the tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Accountancy and Control.

Why choose Control?

  1. You have an excellent career prospect with a Master's degree worthy salary.
  2. With this track you will be prepared for a career as Register Controller (RC). After finishing your MSc, you can continue your studies at the Amsterdam Business School, to become a certified RC.
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Help organisations reach their goals

Controlling ensures the integrity of processes, procedures and information systems, and provides timely, meaningful and understandable financial information and analysis. Controllers assist everyone in working together in their respective roles efficiently to provide accurate and fresh financial data and analysis in a form everyone can understand. The study programme of the Control track will hand you the tools to help organisations reach their goals.

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Career prospects

Graduates of the Master's programme in Accountancy and Control/Control track have excellent job prospects for positions as:

  • Controller
  • Management Accountant
  • Finance Manager
  • Business Controller
  • Data Analyst
  • Consultant
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Is the Master's in 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 co-operate and communicate with other people. You need analysing- 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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Explore all MSc Accountancy and Control tracks

Control is one of the tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Accountancy and Control.

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Facts & Figures
Degree programme MSc Accountancy and Control
Type Regular study programme
Mode Full-time
Credits 60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction English
Starts in September
CROHO code 60900
Location Roeterseiland campus