Taught course

Accounting and Finance

Anglia Ruskin University · Ashcroft International Business School

Entry requirements

You’ll normally need a minimum 2:2 bachelors degree in accounting, finance or a business-related discipline, together with an accounting conversion course or professional qualification. If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certified level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5, or equivalent. If you have other awards, including those from non-UK universities, we may be able to accept these. Please email admissions@anglia.ac.uk for further information. Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements.

Core modules to be taken plus a range of options to choose from like Financial Management, Research Methods for Business and Management, Global Equity Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Accountabil,ity, Risk, and Governance, The Entrepreneurial Proposition, Strategic Management, Leading, Managing and Developing People, International Accounting

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Financial and accounting expertise is vital in a period of increasing uncertainty in global markets. Our Masters programme allows you to develop your skills and knowledge in finance-related tasks and activities, specifically the analytical, communication, critique and evaluation skills you’ll need to work in international finance.

Here at Lord Ashcroft International Business School, you'll be taught by a team of academics with close links to the accountancy profession, including authors, examiners and markers for international professional bodies. You'll also enjoy close contact with expert practitioners, analysts and consultants who’ll give you insights into current strategic approaches in accounting and financial analysis.

By the end of the course you'll be confident in making financial decisions, scrutinising accounting statements or proposals, and ready to take on a challenging role in any accounting or finance-based organisation.

Get a broad understanding of both accounting and finance and gain internationally sought-after skills on our challenging course. It’s perfect if you’ve already got an accounting or finance qualification and want to develop more advanced knowledge. You can choose to study either full- or part-time.

Your MSc in Accounting and Finance can lead to a lucrative career in a wide range of settings and roles, in the UK and internationally.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certified level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-33 months
full time
12-15 months

Course contact details

Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
+44 (0)1245 686868