Taught course

International Accounting and Environmental Economics

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages
Qualifications
MScDiploma

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university. Work or project experience in the area of finance will be of further advantage.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme combines key international, business-focused accounting courses, with courses which examine the economic issues involved in environmental economic development.

It will provide students with a critical understanding of the principal theories and concepts related to accounting and environmental economics and detailed knowledge of one or more specialisms related to these subjects.
It will also develop critical awareness of current issues in research and knowledge creation within international accounting and environmental economics and develop the ability to apply a range of quantitative techniques to different types of data, as well as to evaluate a range of theories appropriate to research in these fields.
Students taking the programme are likely to find jobs in banks, non-governmental organisations and government institutions, in both developed economies and emerging/ developing economies.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Diploma

full time
9 months
part time
21 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Roszaini Haniffa
Email
smlpgenquiries@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 131 451 3284