University of East London

University of East London

International Accounting and Finance

The programme aims to develop a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of international accounting and finance, and to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to analyse complex situations that occur in financial decision-making; the programme provides: the fundamental concepts, and critical awareness of the principles and techniques needed for effective financial decision-making; an integrated analysis of the key elements of accounting and finance theory and its applications to those elements in corporate financial practice; an examination of the regulatory framework within the international business environment and the utility of financial decision tools for multinational companies; an understanding of econometrics techniques and research skills in order to apply this in context when undertaking appropriate research.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 or above undergraduate Honours degree or equivalent in finance, accounting, economics, business studies, or a related discipline which demonstrates an appropriate level of numeracy; alternatively relevant finance/accounting work experience may be considered; or pass in a recognised pre-Master�s or Master�s qualifying programme; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS IELTs 6.0 Overall with 6.0 Writing and Speaking 5.5 Reading and Listening or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Financial reporting and analysis; corporate finance; issues in international accounting; international finance; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes: Individual coursework (essays, reports, literature reviews); group projects (reports, presentations and case studies); formal examinations; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,333 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,333 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Square Stratford Newham E15 1NF South East

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