Taught course

Financial Management

Sheffield Hallam University · Accounting, Banking and Finance

Entry requirements

You normally need one of the following in a relevant subject* • a good honours degree • a recognised postgraduate qualification • an equivalent recognised professional qualification * Relevant subjects include • accounting • banking • business management • business administration • economics • finance • financial services • global trade/business. If you don’t have such academic qualifications we may consider your application individually, based on your personal, professional and work experience and other formal qualifications. Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English qualification. If you do not meet the above criteria you can apply for the Graduate Diploma in Business and English. After passing this diploma we automatically offer you a place on one of our business-related masters degrees.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Learn how to help organisations compete more successfully through better strategy and financial management, in the UK or internationally. This course has a real-world focus and your studies benefit from strong links to professional bodies such as the ACCA, CIMA and ACT.

Key points
• Suitable for graduates and existing professionals looking to develop a career in this sector.
• Learn to think strategically about finance with an emphasis on business awareness, research and critical analysis.
• Complete in-depth research into a number of industries.
• Benefit from close links with three of the major professional bodies in finance.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Sheffield Business School
0114 225 2820
0114 225 5268