University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Forensic Accounting

On this course, through the application of professional forensic accounting tools, models, techniques and knowledge, you will gain a comprehensive range of skills covering the three core areas of forensic accounting such as litigation support, expert witnessing and fraud examination. You�ll learn to apply your specialised accounting skills in a range of areas including business valuation, assessment of economic damages, proceeds of crime, fraud and money laundering.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent qualification and/or equivalent professional experience. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Financial analysis and modelling; expert witnessing and dispute resolution; financial forensics and investigation; financial crime and the law; dissertation.

Assessment methods

You are assessed in a variety of ways to reflect the individual topics. Our approaches to learning, assessment and feedback are varied and constructive, to help you build the personal management and employability skills that are essential for a fulfilling career.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 30 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Centre, Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 8200