Trinity College Dublin


Course Structure

There are 12 taught modules delivered over the eight-month programme.

Subjects taught

Note: Modules offered each academic year are subject to change. Listed below were the modules and timetable for 2023/2024

Michaelmas Term

Financial Accounting



Company Law

Financial Management

Management Accounting

Hilary Term

Financial Reporting

Advanced Taxation

Accounting in Practice

Corporate Governance and Ethics

Advanced Financial Management

Performance Measurement

Note: Students have the opportunity to partake in preliminary classes one week before the beginning of term, ensuring they enter the programme with a foundation and knowledge in accountancy.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to posses a minimum 2.1 Honours degree or international equivalent. They should also have two academic referees (applicants with work experience can instead provide one academic and one professional referee).

Applicants whose first language is not English and were not educated in the language will also need to complete an English competency exam (in line with Trinity's postgraduate English language requirements).

Application dates

Closing Date: 31st July 2024

To apply, click on the Application weblink above

Register Your Interest in the course via the course webpage link above


1 year full-time.

Enrolment dates

Next Intake: September 2024

Post Course Info

Career Opportunities

Our dedicated Careers & Community team is dedicated to supporting our students and alumni in exploring career options, preparing effectively for their next career move, and making informed career decisions that will develop and shape their futures through workshops and tailored individual career sessions.

Specialised in career development, the team can help you to identify suitable career paths and provide tailored advice on how best to achieve your career goals through workshops, one-to-one coaching, and psychometric assessments. They deliver a wide range of career sessions with defined learning outcomes and arrange company and recruitment consultancy presentations, job fairs, and networking events.

Graduates of this programme find employment with many top accountancy firms including KPMG, Deloitte, EY, PwC and Grant Thornton, with the majority securing training contracts before graduation.

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  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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