36 months
14000 EUR/year
3415 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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If you would like to pursue a career as a professional accountant and would like to obtain an understanding not only of financial and managerial accounting, but also how these fit into a business, this Business and Accounting program from Maynooth University is the route for you.

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Students gain an excellent foundation in the management of organisations, as well as in financial analysis and the measurement of performance.

Studying Business and Accounting together helps you develop an excellent set of technical accounting skills, coupled with a thorough appreciation of the world of business and management.

Accounting and finance need to support the implementation of a business strategy to create and capture value for and from customers. The Business element of this Business and Accounting program from Maynooth University gives students an appreciation of the core functions of a business and how they interact to create and capture value.


While graduates are likely to be primarily focused on a professional accountancy qualification, this programme prepares students for a variety of careers in both the private and public sectors, and in many industries. Graduates have successful and rewarding careers in accounting, banking, the financial services sector as well as financial research and teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Landscapes
  • Business Models and Marketing
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Accounting
  • Macroeconomics and to Quantitative Methods
  • Microeconomics 
  • Organisational Behaviour and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum standard in order to be eligible for consideration for admission is specified for Level 8 in each country section (see EU & EFTA Qualifications link above). In all cases proof of English proficiency is required. In addition there are specific subject requirements for most courses 
  • Only subjects which are normally recognised for purposes of admission to Irish Higher Education Institutions will be considered. In general, vocational subjects will not be considered for Level 8 courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3415 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3415 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Maynooth

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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