University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Accounting and Finance

This course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge demanded by employers and will give you a competitive edge in your career. If you're the holder of a relevant degree, or equivalent qualification, it is a chance to explore advances in accounting, corporate governance, management accounting, and corporate finance whilst enhancing your business skills. The course is recognised by ACCA , CIMA and ICAEW, for those seeking an international accounting career. Each module offers a combination of practical and research focused activities that reflect the realities of present day accounting and finance. The modules that comprise the MSc provide technical understanding and critical analysis skills, prized by employers. On completion, you will have the skills to think strategically in many accounting and finance contexts.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject; or have completed ACCA Fundamentals level; or have completed a comparable level of achievement of a recognised professional accounting qualification (eg. CIMA Managerial level, AIA papers 1-2). International students need IELTS 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed using a variety of techniques such as case studies and research focused assignments in coursework elements plus examinations where appropriate.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

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

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