Branch Details

Accounting and Financial Management

Original title in Czech: Účetnictví a finanční řízení podnikuFPAbbreviation: MGR-UFRPAcad. year: 2017/2018

Programme: Economics and Management

Length of Study: 2 years

Accredited from: 22.12.2010Accredited until: 31.7.2020


The aim of masters's degree programme Accounting and Financial Management is to provide graduates of bachelor's degree complete university education with a focus on the business inland and abroad. Students will deepen their expertise particularly in the area of European law, international taxation, financial management, international finance, rating and valuation, accounting according to international accounting standards. Study branch is designed to allow students to complete their professional profile according to their specialization and a optional courses choice.

Key learning outcomes

During the studies graduate in this field gain the expertise to support the skills and competence to perform specialized tasks.
 Gain a deep knowledge of accounting, including IFRS and managerial accounting;
 Acquire knowledge of international law, especially of European law, as well as the tax systems;
 Gain a comprehensive knowledge in financial management;
 Acquire knowledge of economic policy;
 Gain a comprehensive understanding of the approaches and models of business performance measurement.

Occupational profiles of graduates with examples

 can choose the appropriate business performance measurement systems, implement them and use them for business management
 can critically analyze market structure and apply the acquired knowledge in business management
 can create and implement IFRS methodology in the specific context, can transform the financial results in the company according to Czech accounting to IFRS standards, can evaluate the results of companies reporting results under different accounting standards, recognize the risks of reporting the results according to different standards;
 can assess the corporation risks in terms of international law and propose appropriate solutions to eliminate potential risks;
 can analyze the business risks that may have a negative impact on the company's financial results and recommend tools for minimization, while will be able to analyticaly assess activities and business processes using mathematical and statistical methods and IT;
 can design functional corporate strategy in financial management and ensure its implementation;
 can communicate at a high level, as well as present and defend proposals in an international environment;
 can identify financial (especially investment, credit and exchange rate) risk of enterprises in international business and propose appropriate measures to minimize them;


Course structure diagram with ECTS credits

1. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
FdtPTax theorycs3CompulsoryExP - 26yes
fmPFinancial Management of the Corporatecs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 26yes
makPMacroeconomics 2cs7CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 26yes
FmusPInternational acouting standartscs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 39yes
FpeuPLaw of EUcs3CompulsoryExP - 26yes
AJ1BEnglish Language B2 - 1en3Compulsory-optionalCr,ExCj - 261yes
PA1Professional English 1en3Compulsory-optionalCr,ExCj - 261yes
misPManagement Information Systemscs4ElectiveCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
PugebPUnderstanding Global and European Business Environmenten4ElectiveExP - 26yes
1. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
coPControllingcs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
FdphPVAT in the EU Countriescs3CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / C1 - 13yes
FkuzPDConsolidated Financial Statementscs5CompulsoryCr,ExP - 13 / C1 - 26yes
mik2PMicroeconomics 2cs7CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 26yes
AJ2BEnglish Language B2 - 2en3Compulsory-optionalCr,ExCj - 261yes
PA2Professional English 2en3Compulsory-optionalCr,ExCj - 261yes
cePCorporate Economicsen4Compulsory-optionalExP - 262yes
FitiPInternational Taxation of Incomesen4Compulsory-optionalExP - 262yes
banPBanking 2cs4ElectiveCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
cpbPcs4ElectiveGCrP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
ssepPSocial Life, Rhetorics and Business Ethicscs4ElectiveGCrP - 13 / C1 - 13yes
2. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
muPManagerial Accountingcs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
FmdsPInternational Tax Systemscs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 26yes
rvpPAnalysis of company´s capabilitycs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
FpdsPTerm papercs3CompulsoryCrC1 - 26yes
FvpPPublic Lawcs5CompulsoryExP - 26yes
asPApplied Statisticscs4ElectiveGCrP - 13 / C1 - 26yes
fscmPFinance Services Center Managementen2ElectiveGCrC1 - 26yes
PAISZPractical applications of investment strategies in financial marketscs0ElectiveGCrC1 - 26yes
FpajPCourse in English Languageen3ElectiveExP - 13yes
rmPRisk Managementcs4ElectiveCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
2. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Com.Compl.Hr. rangeGr.Op.
FdsPDiploma Seminarcs10CompulsoryGCrSD - 20yes
mfPInternational financecs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 20 / C1 - 10yes
FopeuPBusiness Law EUcs5CompulsoryExP - 20yes
FropPRating and Valuationcs6CompulsoryCr,ExP - 10 / C1 - 20yes
FciPCompetitive Intelligencecs4ElectiveGCrP - 20 / C1 - 10yes
FconPControllingcs5ElectiveCr,ExP - 20 / C1 - 10yes
FmoPInternational Businesscs4ElectiveCr,ExP - 26 / C1 - 13yes
PAISLPractical applications of investment strategies in financial marketscs0ElectiveGCrC1 - 26yes
smanPStrategic Managementcs5ElectiveCr,ExP - 20 / C1 - 10yes
All the groups of optional courses
Gr. Min. courses Courses
1 1 AJ1B, PA1
1 1 AJ2B, PA2
2 1 ceP, FitiP