University of Leicester

University of Leicester

Accounting and Finance

Students study a broad range of finance and accounting techniques and concepts; applicants study senior accounting and finance roles in both public and private sector organisations; successful completion allows for direct entry to the Chartered Institute of Marketing's professional certificate in marketing.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (or its overseas equivalent) or an acceptable professional qualification.

Course modules

Stage 1: foundations of professional knowledge and skills; foundations of financial analysis and investment; financial statements: theory, practice, critique; accountability, representations and control; financial modelling. Stage 2: accounting representations; corporate finance; plus 2 electives are undertaken; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Each module requires students to write an assignment and/or sit an examination. The dissertation, which is the concluding element of the programme, is completed by the end of August.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,070 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 19,545 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leicester Leicester LE1 7RH East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0116 252 5382