MSc in Accounting - University Institute of Lisbon - ISCTE Business School

University Institute of Lisbon - ISCTE Business SchoolLisboa - PORTUGAL

Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 50 €
Course cost: 6 850 €

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Feb 2017
May 2017

Available slots: 

Available spots: : 30
Places available per academic year: 30

Program Language

  • Portuguese

Course length: 

2 years (24 months)

Start of the program: 

November 2017

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years



It is a full time program which continues the tradition of IBS in accounting education. The program is adapted to current issues and challenging environment of the field. The core topics concerned are financial accounting and audit on national and international level, accounting and managerial control of value creation, taxing management.

  • 1st Year
    • 1st Semester
      • Advanced Management Accounting
      • Business Report
      • Auditing
      • Business Taxation
      • Analysis of Accounting Information
      • Quantitative Methods Applied to Accounting
    • 2nd Semester
      • Cost Management Systems
      • Concentration of Business and Account Consolidation
      • Advanced Financial Accounting
      • Option 1
      • Option 2
  • 2nd Year
    • Research Seminar in Accounting
    • Project / Dissertation

Elective Courses:

  • Corporate Valuation
  • Brand Identity
  • Business and Brand Strategy
  • Evaluation and Management of Business Performance
  • Design of Management Control Systems
  • Management Consulting
  • Accounting of Financial Institutions
  • International accounting
  • Public Accounting
  • Public management
  • Organizational Culture and Leadership Processes
  • Labor Law
  • Entrepreneurship and Venture Creation
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Communication Tools in Marketing
  • International Finance
  • Management and Accounting Intellectual Property
  • Quality management
  • Knowledge Management and Innovation in Organizations
  • Risk Management
  • Management and Team Development
  • Project Management Laboratory
  • Forecasting Methods
  • New Product Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Principles and Procedures Tax Litigation

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree
  • Full availability during the courses
  • English language proficiency - as some of the courses taught in English

Admission criteria: 

Admission selection is based on academic and professional background as well as skills (interview is organized).


Doctor Pedro Viana