University of Winchester
Accounting and Finance
For students aiming to embark on a career in accounting and finance, and for qualified accounting professionals who wish to update and enhance their expertise in the fields of accounting and finance via a fast-track route.
Normally a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in an accounting or business related discipline from an approved university. Candidates who have achieved full membership of a professional accountancy body (for example, ACCA, AIA, CIMA, CIPFA, ICAEW, ICAS or international equivalent) may be eligible for entry with advanced standing (fast-track route). Students on the fast-track route take fewer modules (see indicative list to the right), alongside students on the full-time/part-time routes. If English is not the 1st language: an IELTS score of 6.5 (including 6.0 in academic writing) or equivalent.
Indicative modules: principles of responsible management; financial analysis and valuation; corporate finance; financial strategy; corporate governance; investment appraisal; investments and behavioural finance; contemporary issues in accounting and finance; research methods; dissertation. For professionally qualified accountants joining the fast-track route with advanced standing, the following modules are studied: Contemporary issues in accounting and finance; research methods; dissertation.
Essays, portfolios, supervised independent work, presentations, written exams and practical performances.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,400 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,400 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,200 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,200 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|West Downs||Winchester||SO22 5HT||South East|