Taught course

Accounting and Finance

University of Dundee · School of Business

Entry requirements

A good first degree, preferably the equivalent of a UK 2:2 degree, in accounting, finance or related business discipline which contained elements of accounting and/or finance.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

MSc Accunting and Finance explores the links between different aspects of accounting, finance, management and strategy e.g. International financial accounting and reporting, corporate finance, corporate governance, international finance, risk management and management and strategy.

You will gain an international perspective of the theory and practice of accounting and finance. focussing on accounting standards and the impact of leading standard-setting authorities, as well as international capital markets and topical issues in finance.

The programme will will expose you to contemporary debates, and demonstrate how to apply theory to real-world issues in accounting, finance, management and strategy. It will also demonstrate the challenges involved in applying these theories.

As a graduate you will also gain ACCA exemptions from papers F1-F4 (the papers have been renamed as Applied Knowledge AB, Applied Knowledge MA, Applied Knowledge FA and Applied Skills LW), getting you closer to full ACCA membership and accreditation.

Fees and funding

There are a number of scholarship opportunities available from the University of Dundee, visit our website to find out more: Scholarships | University of Dundee, UK

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Professor Bill Russell
+44 (0)1382 385165