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Why HKU Master of Accounting

The Master of Accounting Programme at the HKU Business School combines a rigorous academic core with tailored practical skills and knowledge. It is accredited by Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Australia, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA).


Students on this programme benefit from our professional partnerships with both the ACCA, whereby we incorporate its Strategic Professional level exams into our curriculum, and KPMG, which exposes our students to the company’s analytics technologies and real-life business experience.


Our comprehensive curriculum structure covers accounting, finance, management and business analytics, and explores theories that explicate the important roles of accounting in economic decisions. Through exploring data analytics, students will learn how to take insights and information and convert this into executable actions.


The HKU Brand

The HKU Heritage

Become one of the future leaders by studying at the first university in Hong Kong, and one of the most reputable universities in the world. You will join a family of influential alumni that hold prominent positions in various sectors across the region.

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Well-Structured Curriculum

Well-Structured Curriculum

You will build a strong foundation of accounting knowledge in finance, management, auditing, law, and taxes to fulfill the requirements of professional examinations.

Curriculum Structure


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The HKU Master of Accounting has been well recognised and accredited by major professional accounting bodies where exemptions to professional exam papers will be granted to our graduates.



Professional Partnership

Professional Partnerships

We offer professional training in business leadership, strategic management reporting, and advanced financial and performance management, aided by our partnership with the ACCA and KPMG.

Professional Partnerships