Taught course

International Accounting and Management

Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree, or qualification equivalent to, in a relevant subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc in International Accounting and Management is designed to offer contemporary and relevant knowledge in the area of international accounting and management of the company by combining key International business focused accounting modules as well as management modules which examine the more strategic and quantitative aspects of management. This combination allows successful graduates to develop careers in various organizations, including private companies and the public sector, either as accountants in business or as financially skilled managers who intend to be promoted to more senior managerial positions.

Information for international students

International students are required to have an IETLS score of 6.5 (with no section lower than 6.0). The University offers a range of English language courses to help meet the English language requirement prior to starting the Masters programme.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please refer to the website
International students
Please refer to the website

The School of Management and Languages has up to 50 fee abatement scholarships available annually to postgraduate taught students at the Edinburgh campus. The scholarships are worth £2000 each.

Details of these scholarships, as well as other funding opportunities, can be found in Heriot-Watt's online postgraduate prospectus atwww.hw.ac.uk/student-life/scholarships/postgraduate-taught.htm

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months
part time
21 months

Course contact details

Professor Ros Haniffa
+44 (0) 131 451 3284