University of Essex

University of Essex

Accounting and Financial Economics

This course offers compulsory modules evenly split between both; economics modules cover mathematical methods and the analysis of financial markets; Essex business school modules include: management accounting and issues in financial reporting, in order for students to gain in-depth knowledge of the use of accounting information in organisational control and decision making, plus the use of financial statements and the problems of measurement and disclosure; graduates of this course are well placed for success in decision making in the interface between economics and accounting; key skills include analytical reasoning, mathematical methods and the evaluation of business accounts.

Sponsorship information

Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Colchester Campus Colchester CO4 3SQ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Graduate Administrator, Department of Economics
Telephone number: 
01206 872719