Taught course

Accounting and Financial Management

Institution
Lancaster University · Management School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:1 (UK Hons) degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting, Economics or other business-related subject. Graduates in non-business areas with strong quantitative elements may also be considered. It is recommended for your previous studies to have covered the following modules: Maths, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Statistics, Quants, Calculus, Econometrics, Micro and Macro Economics, Physics, Linear Algebra.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course aims to provide the theoretical framework and skills that accountants and financial managers need in order to cope with an increasingly complex and global accounting environment. It also provides a valuable foundation for those contemplating careers in areas such as investment banking or financial analysis, which are likely to involve extensive use of accounting information.

Students on this programme benefit from dedicated careers support from our Career Advancement and Internships Officer, as well as opportunities to work with the Management School's Financial Careers Coach.
Many MSc graduates have progressed to senior positions in the accounting profession and industry, including investment banking. Others are now faculty members in universities in the UK and throughout the world.

Modules on the MSc Accounting & Financial Management are accredited by the ACCA, and there is also an opportunity to take a pathway leading to the prestigious CFA Level 1 qualification.

Information for international students

Details of entry requirement for international students can be found here: Grade Equivalencies

Proof of english language is required from non-native english speakers. We require IELTS with an overall score of 7.0, with no less than 6.0 in any element, or an approved equivalent.

If your score is below our requirements, we may consider you for one of our pre-sessional english language programmes.

Fees and funding

UK students
£16,000 per year
International students
£21,500 per year

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
lums@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 510733