Taught course

International Accounting and Finance

Institution
City, University of London · Cass Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution, Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred. References: Applicants will need to submit two references, one of which MUST be an academic reference. English Requirements: If you have been studying in the UK for the last three years it is unlikely that you will have to take the test, If you have studied a 2+2 degree with just two years in the UK you will be required to provide IELTS results and possibly to resit the tests to meet our requirements. IELTS: The required IELTS level is an average of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing. Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014. CFA Claritas Investment Certificate Covers the essentials of finance, ethics, and investment roles, providing a clear understanding of the global investment industry., Highly recommended, particularly for students from a non finance background. GMAT: Highly recommended, A well-balanced score in the range of 600-800 will significantly strengthen your application Work Experience: Work experience is not a requirement, but please provide details of relevant experience that might enhance your profile. This information will be included in your CV which is required with all applications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Cass in MSc International Accounting & Finance offers an expertly structured course, giving you the real world accounting and finance expertise that leads to a wide range of rewarding international roles. And because Cass is located close to the City of London, you will be perfectly placed to exploit the opportunities created by the degree.
This is a highly practical course. You will need a high level of quantitative skills in order to examine accounting and finance from the perspective of those who use financial reports to evaluate company and managerial performance. You will also gain an essential understanding of the principles underlying current thinking in accounting and finance.
The course is a Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA) Partner Programme. There are exemptions from some exams of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Please see the Accreditations tab for more information on how you can benefit from these partnerships.

Information for international students

For candidates whose first language is not English, we require a minimum TOEFL score of 600 or 250 for the computer based test. For the British Council IELTS we require a minimum score of 7.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees: £25,000
Deposit: £2,000 (paid within 1 month of receiving offer)
First instalment: Half fees less deposit (paid at registration)
Second instalment: Half fees (paid in January following start of programme)

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
9-12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
cass-masters@city.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7040 8641
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7040 8685