The Advanced Accounting Administration Master 2 program specifically prepares students for the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Management (Diplôme supérieur de comptabilité et de gestion – DSCG) exams. DSCG is a high-level degree leading to certified accounting positions by way of a certified accounting internship. This program can also lead to careers in financial management or business administration.

 

 

 

Sandwich-course option is available.

Learn more about sandwich courses.

 

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4th YEAR ADMISSION (FOREIGN RESIDENTS)

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Objectives

The AAA program provides students with in-depth knowledge in Accounting, Control and Law, to prepare them for any career related to consultancy, audit or financial management.

Course curriculum

ClassesProfessional experienceLanguages
80 % are Accounting, Control and Audit classes

20 % are core curriculum classes.

500 hours of class

Sandwich-course option or 6-month pre-professional internship25 % to 100 % of classes are taught in English by native English speakers.

Subjects

FINANCEMANAGEMENT AND MANAGEMENT CONTROL

  • The notion of value and value creation
  • Advanced financial diagnosis
  • Business valuation
  • Related investment and financing
  • Treasury management
  • Financial engineering
  • Strategic management
  • Change management
  • Skills management
  • Management control and strategic steering
ACCOUNTING AND AUDITLEGAL, TAX AND SOCIAL MANAGEMENT
  • The notion of group and group-specific elements
  • Consolidation and merger operations
  • Internal control and audit
  • Contract law
  • Corporate and management criminal liability
  • A company: competition and the environmental dimension
  • Business development and financing
  • Durability of a company
INFORMATION SYSTEMS MANAGEMENTPROFESSIONAL RELATIONS

  • Governance, urbanization and technical architecture
  • Information system project management
  • Information and communication
  • Methodology for the presentation of professional documents
BUSINESS ENGLISH
  • General concepts of socio-economics
  • Accounting, control and audit

Preparing for the DSCG exams is particularly demanding, so the required workload must not be underappreciated. The admission process for this Master 2 program involves a specific selection procedure.

Career opportunities

  • Auditor
  • Management accountant
  • Corporate treasurer
  • Consultant
  • Consolidator
  • Accounting system manager
  • Financial director
  • Certified accountant
  • External auditor for companies and groups of all sizes…

Michael’s testimonial

5th-year student – apprentice at Aéroport de Paris (Paris Airports – Real Estate Department)

MichaelKeslassy“A student at IPAG Business School since my 1st year, I interned at Bouygues Real Estate, Unibail-Rodamco and Aéroport de Paris, which allowed me to discover the way a company works and enabled me to target the real estate sector.
IPAG’s Finance Master 1 program allowed me to specialize and to acquire all skills necessary to work in the financial department of any company. The Control, Accounting and Audit Master 2 program is even more specialized and grants us access to a wide range of positions, from management control to audit. Thanks to the quality and diversity of the faculty, which includes many Professors-Researchers, we get as close as possible to the reality of the business world.
Generally speaking, IPAG Business School, and especially its Control, Accounting and Audit Master’s program, gives us all the keys to a successful career in Finance.”

 

Key features

The AAA program insists on providing students with an international outlook through specific classes (International finance, IFRS standards and taxation of groups). Joining the AAA Master’s program is an important step for students to develop their skills and broaden their career horizons.

The coordinator’s point of view

chiraz« For us, actual professional experience is a crucial plus. This Master’s program is an excellent way to develop your skills and open up new career opportunities, thanks to the practical applications it provides through case studies, field study projects and internships.  »

Chiraz Benali  – Professor, Coordinator 

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