DiEPSAm (Developing and implementing European Public Sector Accounting modules) is a cooperation between
- the Johannes Kepler University Linz (JKU; Austria),
- the University of Tampere (UTA; Finland),
- the University of Rostock (UR; Germany),
- the University of Leicester (UL; United Kingdom) and
- the University of Coimbra (UC; Portugal).
Project duration: October 2016 - September 2019
The project aims to develop academic modules for Bachelor's or Master's degree programmes that concentrates on European Public Sector Accounting.
In the first part of the project, the project team has developed 14 online lectures which provide an overview on accounting theory, harmonisation challenges, IPSAS, and public sector accounting future perspectives (i.e. EPSAS).
You can access the DiEPSAm modules (videos and slides) by registering using the following link: http://offene.uni-rostock.de/online-course-european-public-sector-accounting/
In the second part of the project, a textbook on "European Public Sector Accounting" is prepared. The publication is scheduled for autumn 2019. Of course, we keep you updated and inform about the book as soon as possible.
On 19th of June 2019, the Institute for Public and Nonprofit Management organizes a one-day conference on current trends in accounting practices. The event takes place at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz. More information on the event will be posted in January 2019.