University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

International Accounting and Financial Management

This programme is strongly research-led, and students are expected to evaluate and criticise theories from the latest research in this area. The programme is part-accredited for the Diploma stage of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (for example, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in any subject, with at least 5 credit-bearing modules in accounting or finance, including at least one at post-elementary level.

Course modules

The programme consists of 5 core courses and a choice of 2 optional courses. Core courses: international financial accounting for multinational companies; management accounting and control; international corporate finance; issues in accounting research; research methods and dissertation training. Optional courses: advanced international corporate reporting; auditing, risk and control; accounting and business ethics; social accounting, reporting and finance; global issues in management accounting.

Assessment methods

Students complete a dissertation of around 12,000 words. The dissertation, which will have an accounting-related theme, offers the flexibility to specialise based on a chosen area of interest.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MAcc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MAcc Full-time £ 20,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MAcc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 5061