Start your degree in Finance, Accounting and Taxation today
A notebook is no longer enough to keep an eye on the finances of a whole company: In your master’s programme in Finance, Accounting and Taxation, you will learn how to control and document the complex processes which ensure that your company stays solvent in the long term. New business models and digitization are only some of the challenges you will address. Developing financing strategies, managing accounting or even becoming a CFO: your master’s degree prepares you for responsible positions.
You can complete your Master’s in Finance, Accounting and Taxation in German or English – whichever suits you and your goals best!
Study programme & degreeMaster of Science (MSc) 120 ECTS
German or English
Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible
Application & starting dateStart immediately or anytime
Online application, no application deadlines
Study duration & extension24-48 months, depending on model
Extension possible free of charge
LocationsStudy programme independent of time & place
No mandatory attendance
Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App
Exams online or at nearest examination centre
Study feesStarting at 306€/month, depending on model
Regular discount campaigns
Recognition & ApprovalStudy program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
120 ECTS - German
AR-Siegel, ZFU 1113820
120 ECTS - English
AR-Siegel, ZFU 1113820
- Whether you’re studying full-time, alongside your job, abroad or as a parent: your online studies adapt to your life. You study online and 100% flexibly – from the first day of class right up to your exam.
- Thanks to our online campus, our innovative study app IU Learn and our virtual classes, you can fit your studies right into your daily life.
- You even get to choose how to sit your exams: online 24/7 on 365 days a year or simply on location.
- Connect with other students or your lecturers at any time: via the online campus, MS Teams, E-Mail or in interactive virtual classes.
“Innovation, regulation and globalization are changing the financial markets at an increasingly rapid pace. The course prepares students for today’s challenges and tomorrow’s opportunities.”
Your specialisation options in the Master Finance, Accounting and Taxation
How do I make the best decisions for my business? How do I use my knowledge of capital markets in profitable way? Your individual specialisation opens the door for a career tailored towards your personal interests. In the German programme, you can choose two out of 14 elective modules, such as business intelligence, success-oriented controlling or strategic financial management. In the English programme, you select two out of 7 elective modules, including exciting topics like capital markets, data science and analytics and corporate finance and investment.
Find out more about IU and your study programme in your personal brochure.
- Contents and specialisations of your programme
- Career opportunities
- Information on financing options
Chief Financial Officer
How can you optimize financial processes? What is the financial situation of your company? These are the questions that you deal with as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). It’s your job to develop strategic answers to them.
Personalised & flexible
You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies!
State-approved & award-winning
Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to Fernstudiencheck.de, they are 96% likely to recommend us.
Here for you – personally
Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching.
Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of.