University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Accounting and Financial Management

This course is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge demanded by employers and give students a competitive edge; if the student is a finance professional, holder of a relevant degree or has passed ACCA Fundamentals stage it is a chance to explore advances in accounting and corporate governance, management accounting and corporate finance and valuation; each module offers a combination of practical and research focused activities that reflect the realities of present day management.

Entry requirements

Students need a good, relevant Honours degree (or overseas equivalent), ACCA Fundamentals stage, or comparable level of achievement of a recognised accounting professional qualification (e.g. CIMA Managerial level, AIA papers 1-2); applicants normally have studied for a minimum period of 2 years post A-level or equivalent leading to a degree-level qualification; international students must have a minimum of an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent with a writing score of 6.

Course modules

Financial reporting; strategic management accounting; contemporary issues in accounting; corporate accountability; strategic management; leadership through design; strategic financial management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,935 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 7,935 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Full-time £ 2,605 per Academic year (home fees) 4 months
PgCert Part-time £ 2,605 per Whole course (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Full-time £ 5,210 per Whole course (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Part-time £ 5,210 per Whole course (home fees) 20 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Park Campus Cheltenham GL50 2RH South West

Key information

Guidance and Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
01242 714500