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Students are required to complete a total of 12 courses including:

MAcct Curriculumn Structure

Curriculum Structure

Programme Design

Remarks: Not all of the courses listed above will necessarily be offered each year and the above list is subject to further adjustments.

^Up to two elective courses may be taken from other taught postgraduate programmes offered by HKU Business School. Subject to availability and review by the Programme Director based on your profile, capabilities, and performance in the MAcct Programme.

Core CoursesElective Courses


Course Exemption

Course Exemption

Course exemption of up to two core courses, except the capstone course, may be granted (normally by examination) if candidates:

  1. Produce evidence, such as a transcript and course syllabus, that a course is equivalent in content to another course taken elsewhere for which a satisfactory grade has been obtained, or
  2. Are holding relevant professional qualifications which were obtained before admission to the programme.

No credits will be given for the exempted course and candidates shall be required to take an approved alternative course of the same credit value.