Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Accounting and Finance

Our specialist MSc in Accounting and Finance provides the practical knowledge and skills demanded of successful managers. You'll learn how to strategically direct an organisation, by analysing and interpreting financial information. We empower you to confidently solve complex problems through sustained critical practice. This is informed by an awareness of contemporary current issues, theories and insights in the fields of accounting and finance.

Course modules

Introduction to Social Science Research Methods 15 credits; Financial & Management Accounting 15 credits; Financial Management & Strategy 15 credits; Financial Accounting & Reporting 15 credits; Audit, Assurance & Taxation 15 credits; Governance, Ethics & Risk Management 15 credits; Performance Management* 15 credits; Strategic Management* 15 credits; Dissertation/Consultancy Project in Accounting & Finance 60 credits. *Optional modules may be replaced by others drawn from the MA Business & Management programme. You'll be advised of which are available shortly after your study commences.

Assessment methods

We use a range assessment tasks, including essays, reports, exams and presentations. You'll work independently and as part of a team, including for assessments.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newton Park Campus BA2 9BN South West

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