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

2.2 degree in relevant subject, with sufficient background of accounting and finance; or equivalent qualification; for applicants whose 1st language is not English, proof of proficiency in English is required.

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.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,473 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,689 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
024 7765 4321