Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

International Accounting and Finance

The aim of this programme is to enhance the research potential of students who seek to specialise in international accounting and finance.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree, or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university. Work or project experience in the area of finance will be of further advantage. The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core units: corporate finance; financial analysis; international accounting standards; international accounting theory; international managerial accounting; research methods; dissertation. Choose 2 optional units: corporate governance; financial markets; comparative financial reporting; emerging financial markets; research in finance.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

University and school scholarships are available on a competitive basis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,290 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,430 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,430 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,640 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,430 per Year 1 (EU) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (England) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,290 per Year 1 (International) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,430 per Year 1 (Scotland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,050 per Year 1 (Wales) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 4513284