Taught course

Accounting and Finance

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Accountancy, Finance and Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent qualification, in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business and Management or a Quantitative Science;
  • Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis;
  • Applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English must meet the minimum requirements of an English language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5 or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

About the course

Whether you’re planning a career with a major accountancy firm in the UK or internationally, this course helps prepare you by developing your critical understanding of the internationalisation of accounting and specific aspects of corporate finance. The course will provide you with key insights, with an emphasis on critical evaluation of financial regulation and transparency.

The programme is supported with our new state-of-the-art Trading Room which is equipped with Bloomberg Professional software, providing up-to-date market data and financial analysis tools giving students a feel for how to deal responsibly with financial and economic market data. Comprising of 35 Bloomberg terminals, the Trading Room will give you an opportunity to experience what it is like to work in the financial industry, thus enhancing your experience and employability.

Fees and funding

In 2019/20 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £8,500 (Band 3).

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).

If you are interested in studying with us on a part-time basis, please visit our Fees and Finance pages for part-time fee information.

If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available.

Please email the Student Finance OfficeStudent Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Business School
Email
HBS-educationservices@hud.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1484 472956