University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Finance and Accounting

This course is designed to give a broad introduction to finance, treasury management and accountancy. The course provides exemption from 7 papers of the association of chartered certified accountants (ACCA) exams.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2.2 or above) or international equivalent in accounting, business or economics, or in any other discipline with evidence of quantitative and computer skills. Alternatively graduate membership of a UK professional accountancy body or international equivalent. Graduate members of a professional accountancy body may claim exemptions from 2 core modules managerial accounting and financial accounting policy. Candidates whose native language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum score of 6 in each element.

Course modules

Core modules: financial accounting policy and practice; international risk management; managerial accounting; modern finance; project: research methods in finance and accounting. Option modules: corporate governance and business ethics; data analysis; financial derivatives; financial information systems; financial markets and institutions; fixed income analysis and trading; international financial reporting; modern portfolio management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

Key information

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