University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Finance and Accounting

The course provides students with an in-depth grounding for professional and/or academic career in finance, business and accounting. The course develops strategic understanding and critical thinking of the main finance principles and theories that support and inform corporate financial decisions and upon which modern business decision making is based; in addition, it provides an opportunity to develop practical skills and theoretical understanding of finance for international business; students explore the importance of accounting information in the management of corporations and a variety of approaches small firms follow to secure finance to survive and succeed in the hyper-competitive market.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or overseas equivalent; or a professional qualification and/or experience considered to be equivalent to the above; applicants whose 1st language is not English require a TOEFL score of 550 or above or an IELTS score of 6.0 or above, or evidence of English proficiency equivalent to the above.

Course modules

Typical modules include: international finance; international business environment; financial management; accounting for business; entrepreneurial finance; corporate governance in an international context.

Assessment methods

Students undertake an independent business analysis project, which runs throughout the course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,470 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 12,470 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 9,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

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