Southampton Solent University

Southampton Solent University

International Accounting and Finance

The course will combine academic theory and practical application to enable you to develop an understanding of the importance and international impact of accounting information on business performance, stock markets and corporate finance. It is also designed to maximise opportunities to go on to gain professional qualifications in accounting and finance. You will study financial and management accounting and corporate finance, with an emphasis on their contribution to the strategic development of organisations and application to real-world examples and case studies. You will also cover contemporary global issues in accountancy and finance.

Entry requirements

2.2 in related subject � accountancy or business (with substantial accounting and finance units studied). Applicants who do not have English as their first language will be required to demonstrate an approved level of proficiency in the use of the English language. The agreed minimum requirements for this course are: IELTS minimum 6.5 (6.0 in writing); TOEFL IBT 92 (22 in writing); PTE Academic 61 (56 in writing) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Risk, governance and ethics; financial strategy; financial aspects of decisions (strategic management accounting); academic skills for accounting, finance and economics; corporate financial reporting; strategy and performance; audit and assurance; Optional modules: Taxation; finance in context; current issues in international accounting finance; financial risk management.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on individual coursework, with a variety of portfolios, written work, presentations, exams and the final project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,020 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

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Key information

Faculty of Business, Sport and Enterprise
Telephone number: 
023 8201 5008