The Master's programme in Accountancy began in 1996 as a joint collaborative programme between UiTM and Curtin University of Technology, Australia.  Since 1999, the collaborative programme has evolved into UiTM's own Master of Accountancy programme.  As an alternative, we offer a full research master programme to educate students to be critical, analytical and ethical at an advanced level.  Students may register either fo full-time or part-time study.  The normal study period is 1 1/2 years full time or 2-4 years part time.  Each student is assigned at least one supervisor who is a member of the University academic staff.

Entry Requirements 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accountancy (Honours) from UiTM or any higher learning institution recognized by UiTM Senate with minimum CGPA of 2.75; or other qualifications equivalent to the Honours Degree (in a relevant field) with relevant experience in a related field recognized by the UiTM Senate with a minimum CGPA of 2.75
  • International applicants are required to possess IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL of 5.5. A candidates applying for admission is required to submit a research proposal in the proposed area of study
  • Candidates must pass the interview

Research Areas 
Research degree students may choose among the follwoing areas to conduct their research: 

Auditing, Accounting Information System, Corporate Governance, Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Public Sector Accounting, Taxation, Forensic Accounting, Inter-disciplinary studies in Accounting Ethics and Goverance, Financial Reporting, Corporate Social Reporting, Risk Mangement, Corproate Finance. 

Study Mode/Duration (Master): Full-Time & Part-Time: 1 years - 4 years