Accounting - Letterkenny

ATU - Donegal Campuses

Accounting - Letterkenny

With the maximum exemptions from ACCA, CPA, CAI and CIMA, our innovative Masters programme is highly successful and has been developed in close collaboration with the Professional Accounting Bodies.

With a two month industry placement and an excellent employment record with the 'Big 4' you can look forward to opportunities in key accounting roles in multinational organisations and practices.

Professional Recognition
Generous exemptions from ACCA,CPA, CAI ad CIMA.

Subjects taught

Year 5

Tax Practice Mandatory 10 6
Advanced Financial Accounting Mandatory 10 6
Data Analytics Mandatory 5 2
Research Methods Mandatory 5 2

Advanced Finance Mandatory 5 2
Audit Practice Mandatory 10 4
Performance Measurement Mandatory 5 2
Integrated Case Studies in Accounting Mandatory 5 0
IT Applications for the Professional Accountant Mandatory 5 2
Work Based Learning Project Elective 30 0
Dissertation Elective 30 0

Entry requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 8 Honours Degree with a specialisation in accounting, second class honours (2.2). If you don't have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also eligible to apply via Recognition Prior Learning (RPL).

Application dates

Closing Date: 08/09/2023
Non-EU Application Deadline: 31st August 2023
Non-EU applicants can apply online by accessing our online application system.


1 year full-time.


EU Fees: €5,000.00
Non-EU Fees: €10,000.00

Post Course Info

Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
Level 10 studies (Doctoral) at other Institutions and universities at home and abroad.

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
Private Sector
Public Sector
Finance Sector
FinTech Industry

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
Qualified Accountant (ICA, ACCA, CIMA)

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time

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