Glasgow Caledonian University
Accounting and Finance (Public Sector Financial Management)
This course is designed to reflect the fact that accountancy is an intellectually demanding, important and dynamic discipline; the programme has been designed for recent high calibre graduates who are seeking to develop their understanding of the issues and challenges that are inherent in financial management within the public sector as a means of broadening their career opportunities; the programme enables students to engage critically and professionally with the important contemporary issues in public sector financial management.
UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent) in financial management, actuarial studies, economics, finance, mathematics, statistics, accounting, or an accountancy or finance related subject; under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), the university also considers admission to the programme on the basis of prior learning and/or prior experiential learning; we also consider applications from the holder of a final accountancy qualification of a professional body anywhere in the world that is recognised by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC); international students whose 1st language is not English are required to demonstrate evidence of satisfactory competence by completing an Academic IELTS test with a score of at least 6.0 (with no element of the score less than 5.5) or by holding another recognised qualification.
Modules include: management accounting; financial reporting; corporate finance; personal and professional development; financial management; European and international financial institutions (global finance); research methods;1 specialist accountancy option chosen from: oil and gas accounting; international public sector financial management; Islamic finance; dissertation.
Students are assessed on the basis of a combination of coursework, examination performance and the final dissertation or project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MAcc||Full-time||£ 6,510 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MAcc||Full-time||£ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MAcc||Part-time||£ 545 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|MAcc||Part-time||£ 920 per Module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
Postgraduate Admissions Team
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