The Management Accounting and Control (MAC) research group at Aalborg University boasts some of the leading Danish experts within public and private sector management accounting, performance measurement, CFO roles, Activity Based Costing, informatics, budgeting, lean accounting, control packages, shared service centers, beyond budgeting, balanced scorecard etc.
MAC members are part of a number of international and Scandinavian based research networks, and the research conducted in the group is aimed at both the highest levels of international academic publication as well as national and local dissemination through books, seminars and the media. We frequently have visiting researchers who participate in our research activities and seminars as well as contributing to teaching activities.
Also, we have a continual flow of Ph.D students, both with full university funding and in combination with the private sector, which we believe is a vital part of creating a dynamic research environment. Our flagship education is the Master's degree in Management Accounting, which combines research-based teaching with the unique problem-based learning practiced at Aalborg University.