MSc Accounting & Finance

4.8
3 opinions
  • I enjoyed my time overall, cost of living is high here and everything is great. Thanks for everything.
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  • Having close links with business means that academics can offer practical advice, that’s really useful for me.
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  • This master gave me the necessary skills to be recruited by a top IT corporation like IBM. Thank you!
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Master

In Birmingham

Price on request

Description

  • Type

    Master

  • Location

    Birmingham

This course will provide you with a solid understanding of accounting and finance principles, preparing you with the knowledge and skill set needed for a successful career in the sector. Our graduates go on to work at companies including KPMG, Deutsche Bank and PricewaterhouseCoppers.

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Location

Start date

Birmingham (West Midlands)
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West Midlands, B4 7ET

Start date

On request

About this course

Entry requirements A good UK honours degree (2.2 minimum)

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Opinions

4.8
excellent
  • I enjoyed my time overall, cost of living is high here and everything is great. Thanks for everything.
    |
  • Having close links with business means that academics can offer practical advice, that’s really useful for me.
    |
  • This master gave me the necessary skills to be recruited by a top IT corporation like IBM. Thank you!
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100%
4.6
excellent

Course rating

Recommended

Centre rating

sandrine1

5.0
27/08/2018
What I would highlight: I enjoyed my time overall, cost of living is high here and everything is great. Thanks for everything.
What could be improved: Everything was OK.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Woody Chiu

4.5
23/10/2017
What I would highlight: Having close links with business means that academics can offer practical advice, that’s really useful for me.
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Dimitrios Chatzitsirakoglou

5.0
10/08/2016
What I would highlight: This master gave me the necessary skills to be recruited by a top IT corporation like IBM. Thank you!
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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This centre's achievements

2018

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The average rating is higher than 3.7

More than 50 reviews in the last 12 months

This centre has featured on Emagister for 4 years

Subjects

  • Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Reporting
  • Governance
  • Accounting
  • IT
  • English
  • International
  • Accounting MBA
  • Finance
  • Financial
  • University
  • Project
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Training
  • IT Development
  • IT Management
  • Skills and Training
  • Skills and Training
  • English

Course programme

One of the following:

  • A good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class)

  • An equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University

Subject specific requirements:

Our students come from a wide range of educational backgrounds, including both business and non-business specialisms. If you have already specialised in accounting and finance or a related subject at undergraduate level, visit our MSc International Accounting & Finance course page.

As well as:

  • Two references – at least one must be from an academic referee

  • An official academic transcript of your university grades to date

  • A completed application form.

For International Students:

  • An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of your university grades to date

  • Students whose native language is not English will also need to satisfy our English language requirements. Pre-sessional English language programmes are available for good applicants whose English qualifications fall just short of these requirements.

Duration of course: Full-time - 12 months
Start date: September

The information contained on this website details the typical entry requirements for this course for the most commonly offered qualifications. Applicants with alternative qualifications may wish to enquire with the relevant admissions teams prior to application whether or not their qualifications are deemed acceptable. For less commonly encountered qualifications this will be judged on a case-by-case basis in consultation with the academic admissions tutor.

  • This course provides you with a solid understanding of accounting and finance principles. By studying this MSc Accounting & Finance you will be prepared for a career in accounting, finance or as a senior business manager.

    This is a great step for those who have not previously specialised in accounting and finance but now wish to do so. Our students come from a wide range of educational backgrounds, including both business and non-business specialisms. You will gain a clear understanding of the joint role of accounting and finance in ensuring successful operations in a range of business settings. This includes public and private sector organisations, both financial and non-financial.

    Already specialised in accounting and finance or a related subject at undergraduate level?

    Take a look at MSc International Accounting and Finance, designed to develop your pre-existing knowledge within an international context.


    Core Modules

    • Management Accounting
    • Strategic Management Accounting
    • Business Finance
    • International Finance
    • Financial Analysis
    • Sustainability Accounting & Accountability
    • Financial Accounting & Reporting
    • Corporate Governance Regulation and Compliance
    • Ethics in Academic Practice
    • Professional Development Programme

    The course concludes with a financial reporting project to be completed during the summer.

    Fees:
    UK/EU: £11,200
    International: £17,650

    Scholarships:
    Scholarships for 2017/18 entry are now open. Find out more here.

MSc Accounting & Finance

Price on request