Taught course

Accounting and Finance

Leeds Beckett University · Leeds Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment.

Months of entry


Course content

As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Study contemporary accounting issues, techniques and practices
  • Explore the theoretical principles of accounting theory
  • Understand issues and challenges faced by companies when applying accountancy theory in modern day business
  • Gain professional accounting exam exemptions on successful completion

Accounting examination exemptions

On completion of this course, you’ll be able to apply for the following exemptions from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA):

  • Business and Technology
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Corporate and Business Law

You may also be eligible for the following exemptions from ACCA:

  • Performance Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financial Management

You’ll be eligible to apply for the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Gateway examination.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Admission Enquiries
+44 (0)113 812 3113