Coventry University

Coventry University

Accounting and Financial Management

The course covers both advanced accounting and financial management modules giving students a certain level of flexibility to explore more before specialising in a particular area; subjects covered include: internal accounting and the financial management environment, external financial market environment and inter-linkages between internal and external accounting and financial management environments; students have the option of enrolling on an internship programme providing the opportunity to undertake a workplace project on behalf of an organisation; on completion of the course students may claim exemption on an individual basis on professional accounting bodies and financial services qualifications examinations.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good Honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. International applicants should also hold a minimum of 6.5 score in the IELTS test for English language.

Course modules

Semester 1: institutional investments; financial statement analysis and valuation; corporate finance; quantitative methods. Semester 2: auditing and assurance; advanced management accounting; corporate financial strategy; financial risk management; research methods. Semester 3: dissertation or company internship and report.

Assessment methods

After completing the internship, students must write an extensive report based on the managerial and educational experience derived from the internship itself and present their findings to both the employers and academic staff.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,678 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
Telephone number: 
024 7615 2152