Developing interest and aptitude of students primarily in the academic field is one of the objectives of Accounting Majors Faculty of Economic and Business University of Brawijaya. That in mind, sending delegates for activities in the field of Accounting has always been done every year. This time, Accounting Major FEB UB sent one team as a delegation for Gadjah Mada Accounting Days 2016.
Gadjah Mada Accounting Days (GMAD) is one of the annual events held by IMAGAMA Universitas Gadjah Mada. One of the events is National Accounting Olympiad (NAO). Their concept is Olympiad Can Be Fun. They aim to develop students capability in the field of Accounting which is expected to be ready to face the competition and to understand the role of accountants in society that create a good governance of an organization. The competition participant came from many leading universities in Indonesia.
The online preliminary of NAO was held on 10th April 2016. The main competition itself is held on 25th to 28th May 2016 at Universitas Gadjah Mada Yogyakarta. The activity begins with technical meeting at 25th May 2016. The competition is 26th-27th May 2016, and the last day is Jogja Amazing Race and Gathering Night.