Taught course


University of Huddersfield · Department of Accountancy, Finance and Economics

Entry requirements

5n Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Accountancy, Finance, Business or Economics. Or an appropriate professional qualification from a Consultive Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB) approved professional accountancy body. Applicants with other professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered individually.

Months of entry


Course content

This is a course designed to meet the needs of students who have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant area of business, accounting or finance. You'll be taught by academics with professional qualifications and/or significant practitioner experience. The course will help enable you to develop critical insights, provide vocationally-relevant subject matter and is focused on critical evaluation of financial regulation and transparency.

If you are planning a career with a major accounting firm in the UK or in an international firm this is a course that helps prepare you for such roles by developing your understanding of the internationalisation of accounting .We will explore topics such as international regulatory frameworks ,the economic consequences of creative accounting, corporate governance and ethical matters that support good practice in corporate reporting.

Our strong connections with the financial world are demonstrated through our Partners in Accountancy scheme which links you with accountancy firms of national and international repute. You will be invited to Guest lecturer presented by experienced practitioners from the world of business. Recent guests have included KPMG and an Internal Auditor specialising in health insurance.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions (M357)
01484 472956