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EDHEC Business School

MSc in International Accounting & Finance

The MSc in International Accounting & Finance is designed to provide students with the tools and expertise to begin a career as an auditor, financial controller or other important roles in the finance and advisory services areas. Students will learn to handle complex, international accounting and reporting issues, design internal control mechanisms, and steer managerial performance. The programme includes a core curriculum, blended learning (lectures, tutorials…), applied learning and personal.
Entry Requirements: 4-year bachelor degree in a finance (or accounting) related field (or equivalent)
Duration: 1-year full time + 3/6 months internship
Location: Nice
Language: English
Selection: academic dossier + GMAT or GRE or TAGE MAGE or CFA Level III or CAT* official test score report. English proficiency tests/certificates (TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS)
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles

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2019-04-23

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Participants:

  • Laurent DEVILLE - PhD in Management Sciences Director, Financial Economics Track Associate Professor of Finance
  • Patrick Carter - American, current MSc in International Accounting and Finance student
  • 00:15

    The Pitch

    01:40

    Do I have to have professional experience for admission to this master?

    03:10

    I am confused whether I should go for MIM Financial Economics and choose my specialization in 3rd year or should I directly apply to specialized master's program. How should I decide?

    05:08

    What does this master offer that other international accounting and finance degrees don’t? What sets it apart besides the beach in Nice?

  • 07:06

    Is there any module taught on stock trading in this program?

    09:41

    In what particular ways does this program “embrace latest technologies” as your site says it does?

    13:40

    Your program description mentions “work placement.” Is the school able to really place students directly in jobs at companies?

    16:26

    Three Words Max Taboo

  • 18:01

    As a program partner, what is PricewaterhouseCooper’s active role and what good is it to students?

    19:23

    How much do pay packages vary between different Msc programs after completing program?

    21:01

    What is the international element of this master apart from the students?

    23:42

    Is there specific accounting software this program trains us to use?

  • 25:20

    Does this master offer additional certification or certification preparation for accreditation exams?

    27:57

    Are international students integrated well into the school? Or are they mostly separate in English-only programs?

    30:05

    Final Destination

    32:13

    Your admission requirements cite a requirement of an “outstanding” bachelor’s degree. What makes a bachelor’s outstanding?

  • 34:59

    Hello. If I’m not an EU resident, could I still get a job in France or another EU country with this degree?

    36:43

    Can you tell me some of the latest trends in accounting and finance this program is paying attention to and how the curriculum is adjusted to fit that?

    38:26

    The Sweetest