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.  This progrmme aims to educate students to be critical, analytical and ethical at the managerial level.  Students may register either for full-time or part-time study for the Master of Accountancy. 

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Accountancy (H) from UiTM or any institution of higher learning (recognized by UiTM’s Senate) with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy (H) from UiTM or any institution of higher learning (recognized by UiTM’s Senate) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50; and minimum working experience of 3 years.
  • Professional Accounting Qualification (ACCA, CPA (Australia), CIMA, MICPA, ICAEW,  or equivalent) recognized by UiTM Senate


Note: All relevant qualification must be recognised by UiTM's senate

Courses Offered 
This programme requires students to complete 36 credit units of coursework and 6 credit units of dissertation / applied research. 

Core Courses 

Course Code Course Name

MAF711

PSA722

FAR720

AIS715

AUD729

FAR740

MAF731

TAX747

RAC733

RAC743

RAC883

Performance Management and Control System

Seminar In Public Sector Accounting

Advanced Financial Reporting

Integrated Accounting Information Systems

Seminar in Auditing

Financial Statement Analysis

Corporate Financial Strategy

Contemporary Issues In Taxation

Research Methodology

Qualitative And Quantitative Data Analysis

Dissertation

Elective Courses

Course Code Course Name

MAF721

CRG740

FAR730

RISK MANAGEMENT

ISSUES AND DEVELOPMENT IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

SEMINAR IN ISLAMIC ACCOUNTING AND REPORTING

Duration

Full-time - 1½ years

Part-time - 2 years