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Advanced Management & Accounting 5th year Major

The Advanced Management & Accounting Major is open to students in their 5th year of the Programme Grande Ecole at IPAG Business School who studied the Master’s in Finance, Audit, and Controlling. It prepares students for the DSCG (advanced management accounting diploma) and a career as a management accountant and in financial management.


5 year degree
Programme structure
Full time


The Advanced Management & Accounting Major enables students to become proficient in accounting, management, and finance. Taxation issues relevant to business management are also taught. This in depth knowledge is key to graduate’s future success, the Major enabling them to carry out a financial, legal and tax audit.

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How to Apply

Students can enter IPAG’s 5th year majors after completion of the 4th year of IPAG’s Programme Grande Ecole.

To enroll in IPAG’s Programme Grande Ecole, candidates who do not hold a French degree need to complete an online application in English. Please visit the dedicated page.

Candidates who hold a French degree may enter Programme Grande Ecole directly in year 3 or 4 via the entrance exam Ambitions +.


Course Structure

The Advanced Management & Accounting Major includes:

  • Individual career coaching
  • An internship (min. 16 weeks)
  • A comprehensive preparation for the French management consultant qualification (DEC)
  • English Socio-economic and Accounting Management modules.


Career Prospects

  • Auditor
  • Management controller
  • Finance director
  • Management accountant
  • Treasurer
  • Consultant
  • Consolidation manager
  • Accounting system director
  • External auditor