study programme

Master degree courses

Master of Arts (M.A.)
Accounting & Financial Management

In the Master of Arts degree in Accounting & Financial Management, the Chinese students deepen their knowledge of Accounting and Financing to supplement the specialisation modules from their Bachelor course. Students learn to comprehensively understand and strategically control financing and accounting. International developments in accounting standards and capital markets are included in the course and, together with social and methodical skills, provide students with an excellent grounding for their careers.

With the focus on key aspects of accounting such as International Accounting, Consolidated Accounts, Balance Sheet Analysis and Accounting Policy as well as empirical accounting and thanks to the combination with modules from Financial Management such as Corporate Finance and Asset Management, all relevant areas are covered.

The full-time study programme is completed in just 15 months. This time model offers graduates the opportunity to enter the Chinese job market at an optimum time. The teaching language is German. Combined with the intercultural experience gained during the stay in Germany, the MA course also prepares graduates for professional activity in Germany.

You will complete your master studies in Accounting & Financial Management with the academic degree of Master of Arts (M.A.).

At a glance

University degree: Master of Arts (M.A.)
Form of studies: Full-time
Semester start: September every year
Credit points: 120 ECTS credits
Tuition fees: 9.480 euro, Tuition fee payable in 3 monthly instalments of 3.160 euro

Where do you want to study?

Semester start: September every year

Prerequisites for admission

  • Bachelor degree
  • Proof of language skills B2 and APS certificate required. Applicants with an FOM Bachelor degree or a BA degree from a German university are not required to provide proof of language proficiency.
  • Applicants must pas FOM's aptitude test which assesses language skills and knowledge of the subject.

Time models & Lecture times

Start im Wintersemester
Weekdays 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Subject to changes: Lecture Times will remain the same throughout your study programme.
Semester breaks: August and mid- to end of February.
Study content / plan

Tuition fees

registration fee: 1.580 euro one-off enrolment fee
tuition fee: 9.480 euro Tuition fee payable in 3 monthly instalments of 3.160 euro
examination fee: 350 euro one-off examination fee at the end of the course
total cost: 11.410 euro Total costs includes enrolment fee, tuition fee and examination fee

Contact person

Lin Liu
Lin Liu
Director German-Sino School of Business & Technology
+49 201 81004-418
Axel Müller
Prof. Dr.
Axel Müller
Director of Studies BBA Essen