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Entry requirements

You should have a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, in a business, accounting, finance, banking or economics-related subject or you should have passed ACCA F1-F9.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will enhance your accounting, finance or business-related skills and develop your career prospects in forensic accounting roles with organisations worldwide. It is designed to further students’ undergraduate business studies. While you will become familiar with all the following areas of forensic accounting, you will develop a deeper, specialist knowledge in one.

  • Specialise in forensic accounting
    This course enhances specialist knowledge and expertise for accountants, auditors and allied professionals and caters to professional practitioners seeking theoretical depth
  • You may progress on to PhD level
    You will develop research skills that will enable you to move on to study at a PhD level
  • Participate in contests
    We actively seek and partner in innovative learning experiences, for example, the ‘White-Collar Hacking Contest’ run by the Technical University of Munich
  • Boost your employability
    95% of Business and Law postgraduates are in employment or further education within 6 months of completing their course (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey, 2014/15)
  • Gain practical experience in a variety of areas in Forensic Accounting by studying the new Digital Forensics Principles and Practice module

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.0 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,500 (full-time)
International students
£13,600 (full-time)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0)116 2 50 60 70