Anglia Ruskin University

Accounting MSc

Anglia Ruskin University
In Chelmsford

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Typology Master
Location Chelmsford
Duration 12 Months
  • Master
  • Chelmsford
  • Duration:
    12 Months

Our MSc in Accounting will give you the skills and knowledge you need for many mid to senior-level roles in finance and accounting – and a range of broader, transferable skills that are valued by employers in many sectors.

All businesses need people with advanced knowledge of accounting and finance. Our Masters programme will encourage you to reflect on the theories behind current accounting practice, and give you a broad range of skills in management accounting, international accounting and financial management, as well as related areas such as strategy, risk and governance.

You’ll be taught by tutors who are experienced practitioners with strong links to the accountancy profession, including authors, examiners and markers for international professional bodies. Throughout your studies, you’ll have close contact with expert practitioners, analysts and consultants who’ll give you invaluable insights into current industry practice. We’ll also encourage you to pursue a professional qualification.

Lord Ashcroft International Business School is one of the largest business schools in the east of England. Our students benefit from state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities, study areas, campus libraries with online databases containing professional journals, plus our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) through which you can access study resources and help.

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Bishop Hall Lane, CM 1sS, Essex, England
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Bishop Hall Lane, CM 1sS, Essex, England
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· Requirements

Normally a minimum of 2:2 bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance OR Business-related discipline plus accounting and finance conversion course OR Another discipline plus accounting and finance conversion course. If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

· What marks this course apart?

We think you’ll benefit from gaining a professional qualification alongside relevant, work-related experience. Your MSc in Accounting will help you to develop a lucrative career in a wide range of settings and roles, such as internal and independent audit roles, financial accounting, management accounting, or taxation.

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5.0 06/09/2018
What I would highlight: At first I was amazed by the accomodations but then as time went on the apartment started going downhill.
What could be improved: Great course.
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What you'll learn on the course

Financial Management
Financial Risk
International Trade
Accounting MBA
Business Plan
Accounting and Finance
Business Account
Management Accounting
Forensic Accounting
International Accounting
Financial Training
IT Management
Finance Market
Skills and Training

Course programme

Core modules
  • Research Methods for Business Management
  • Financial Management
  • International Accounting
  • International Tax Theory and Policy
  • Postgraduate Major Project
Optional modules
  • Strategic Management Accounting
  • Forensic Accounting (Forensic Analysis and Investigation)
  • Non-Commercial Governance

We’ll assess your work both individually and as part of a group. Assessment methods include:

  • feedback in class on topics of current interest, and from textual material, research papers and articles
  • evidence of critical reflection in assignments, reports and projects
  • formal written and oral presentations
  • exams.

Assessment is designed to maximise your employability by encouraging you to develop skills in areas such as teamwork, communication, presentation and working under time pressure.

This is a 1-year programme

Alongside your core modules, you will pick a number of optional modules. Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.

Additional information

Course fees
UK & EU students, 2016/17 (per year) £7,100
International students, 2016/17 (per year) £11,200

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