Taught course

Accounting

Institution
Durham University · Durham Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The equivalent of a UK first or upper second class honours degree.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Our innovative MSc Accounting programme sits within Durham’s portfolio of Masters programmes. A one year full-time programme, it provides an opportunity for you to develop an in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of accounting as well as the critical thinking skills so valued by employers. The MSc in Accounting covers key accounting topics including financial statements and their preparation, the practical limitations of financial reporting, and the regulatory framework and its complexities.

This is an ideal programme to choose if you’re looking to pursue a career in accountancy, finance and business.

You will study:

  • Accounting Theory
  • Auditing and Assurance Services
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting and Taxation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Financial Planning and Control
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Research Methods & Methodology in Accounting.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Durham University Business School
Email
Study@durham.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)191 334 1000