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MScAccounting and Finance

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This course is designed to prepare you for senior management through
technical expertise in aspects of accounting and finance. Many
applicants will aspire to work in the capital markets of their county,
whilst others will wish to work in specialist areas of accounting and
finance such as corporate governance or financial reporting. Graduates
of this course find career opportunities in investment, banking
institutions and insurance, audit and corporate governance, risk
management and financial and management accounting.

During this course you will:

  • Have access to a range of Financial Databases (e.g. Datastream,
    FAME) and statistical software (Eview, STATA and SPSS) to enable you
    to access the data you need for your projects and to provide you with
    the tools necessary to analyse your data.
  • Be located close to the City of London for study and placement
  • Experience an international teaching team that have presented at
    conferences throughout the world
  • Mix with other postgraduate students from around the world in a
    unique environment
  • Work in a university location that is 50 kilometres north of
    London with regular trains to take you to the capital for interest or
    for study

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Advances in corporate finance
  • Corporate governance and accountability
  • Advanced management accounting
  • Quantitative and research methods
  • Financial risk management
  • International finance and markets
  • Financial statement analysis and security valuation
  • Dissertation


Career opportunities


A number of competent managers from industry will visit and actively
engage in seminar discussions. These sessions introduce students to
the outside world of industry and the public sector. Students will
have the opportunity to discuss and practice the skills set industry



Students who complete this course find career opportunities in:

  • Investment, (Banking Institutions and Insurance)
  • Audit and Corporate Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Financial and Management Accounting

The information is a guide and further information about your subject
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Further study:

Students which complete this course are well prepared for further
research study either the MPhil, or PhD.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States