Entry requirements

Entry to the MSc programme requires a good undergraduate degree in a relevant subject, e.g. economics, finance, accounting or management from a university, or a similar qualification from any other institution. Alternatively, possession of a suitable professional qualification and relevant practical experience may also be accepted.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Part 1 is a wholly taught component, contributing 120 credits. All taught modules carry a credit weighting of 15 credits.Compulsory modules: Research Methods, Accounting Theory, International Financial Markets, Advanced Financial Reporting and Regulation, Financial Analysis, Management Accounting. Optional modules (choose 2): Corporate Risk Management, Islamic Accounting and Financial Reporting, Islamic Finance, Financial Econometrics, International Financial Management, Investment Strategy and Portfolio Management.
Part 2 consists of either a supervised Dissertation of around 10,000 words, or a structured Advanced Taught Programme of Summer Study that is specific to your chosen degree.If your native language is not English, you must provide satisfactory evidence that you have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. IELTS and Internet-based TOEFL test scores of no less than 6.0 and 87 respectively, are usually acceptable.

Information for international students

If your native language is not English, you must provide satisfactory evidence that you have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. IELTS and Internet-based TOEFL test scores of no less than 6.0 and 75 respectively, are usually acceptable.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Debbie Pritchard
Email
business.pg@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1248 383023