Taught course

Accounting and Financial Management

Birmingham City University · Birmingham City Business School

Entry requirements

A first or second class degree from a UK institution (or equivalent international qualification). Alternatives include:

  • ACCA Papers F1-9 / CIMA Operational and Management Levels (or equivalent)
  • A full professional accountancy qualification (APEL may be available)
  • A pre-Master’s programme approved by Birmingham City University

Months of entry


Course content

Looking for financial management courses in Birmingham? Our MSc Accounting and Financial Management degree is open to graduates from all subjects.

The MSc Accounting and Financial Management course will build upon your existing graduate level knowledge and transferable skills base to enable progression to senior finance and accounting related roles within industry or commerce.

The course is designed to equip you with technical knowledge and skills as well as a higher range of employability skills, attributes and attitudes. The course will encourage your intellectual and moral development and your personal commitment to the social purpose of becoming a business professional.

As you progress you will become more effective and creative as a problem solver and be able to critically advise individuals and companies in the UK and internationally on a range of business related matters utilising the strong financial expertise you will develop on the course.

What's covered in the course?

The accounting and financial management specialism of the course enables progression into a career requiring accounting and/or financial management and offers a conversion route for non-accounting graduates.

As a highly flexible course, the MSc Accounting and Financial Management allows you to customise your pathway, selecting from a variety of modules in a range of disciplines to enable you to specialise in areas of most interest and relevance for your chosen career path. You’ll be fully supported in making informed decisions about the modules you take.

You’ll develop your teamwork, IT, analytical and presentation skills whilst boosting your commercial acumen and awareness as you progress through this course which has employability at its heart and aims to equip you with the skills required of a demanding postgraduate role.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)121 331 5595