Finance, Accounting, Auditing, Controlling & Taxation

... looks into questions such as ...

  • What knowledge should a financial director of a DAX 30 company  have?
  • How can the various finance, accounting, auditing, controlling and valuation areas be optimally combined to ensure the sustainable development of the company?
  • How can the divisions efficiently support other operational functions?How can you deepen your skills from practical work?
  • What are the current research questions and developments?

Degree programmes


Finance, Accounting, Auditing, Controlling & Taxation, Master 1 subject


Degree: Master of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 4 semesters
Classroom language: German

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

​in close contact with the lecturers, current research methods and practical expertise in the fields of finance, accounting, auditing, controlling and taxes are combined and future managers are trained.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Controlling
  • Taxation​

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • the ability to analyse complex issues and work quantitatively
  • strong discussion and communication skills
  • a clear problem-solving orientation


  • to penetrate and independently work on economic issues
  • the various facets of financial management

struggle through:

  • up-to-date methodological knowledge, which is necessary for scientific and practical problem solving
  • complex issues of financial corporate governance

This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Management and Economics, B.Sc.
  • ​Bachelor 2-subjects with focus on economics
  • equivalent degree courses
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • as a tax consultant or auditing consultant
  • as a consultant
  • as a controller
  • as a professional in financial services enterprises
  • as a professional in corporate finance departments

And else?

Studying abroad ...

can be done voluntarily.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Kim Docter, M. A.
Building, Room: GD 03/229
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22762
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Wirtschaftswissenschaft
Building, Room: GD 03/165
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-27854
Website Fachschaft


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