Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Entrance Requirements


Applicants should possess:

  1. a Bachelor's degree with honours in Business from a recognized university or comparable institution, or a professional qualification deemed to be equivalent (e.g., a professional qualification in accounting or finance field such as CPA/ACCA from designated accounting bodies, CFA from Institute of Certified Financial Analysts, CMA from Institute of Management Accountants, etc.); 
    OR

  2. a Bachelor's degree in other disciplines with relevant experience and/or training in Accounting, Finance, Management or related fields;
    AND

  3. full-time mode applicants are required to provide a satisfactory score on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)1;
    OR

  4. part-time mode applicants are required to have a minimum three years of relevant working experience;

  5. Proof of English proficiency2 is required for applicants whose first degrees were obtained from non-English-medium institutions. A minimum IELTS overall band score of 6.5 or TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based) / 79 (internet-based) or the equivalent score of other tests is normally required for those applicants.
     

  • Short-list qualified applicants would be invited to attend an admission interview as part of the selection process.

  • Students with non-Business degree and lack basic training/experience in Accounting, Finance or related fields may also be qualified, conditional to a make-up of the accounting and finance fundamentals through an intensive foundation course at their extra cost or the guided self-study before the commence of the MScAAF.


****2020/21 Admission Updates****

  1. GMAT test is waived for 2020/21 intake.
  2. The University accepts the following English test results for the 2020/21 admission due to the suspension of test centres caused by COVID-19:

    IELTS Indicator: overall 6.5 or above;
    TOEFL iBT (Special Home Edition): overall 79 or above;
    Duolingo English Test: 110 or above.
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