Taught course

Global Accounting

Institution
University of Law · University of Law Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2.2 or above from a UK Bachelors degree in a numerate area (e.g. Accounting, Finance or Business with Accounting or Finance).

Students who have achieved fully exam qualified status from a professional accountancy body are also eligible. For example:

  • ACCA/CIMA papers: Fully exam qualified (all 14 papers completed).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc Global Accounting provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on employability. It is ideal for students with numerical backgrounds who have an interest in developing an in depth specialist knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of global accounting, and in particular, who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in global accounting.

The master's programme is designed so that you can complete your course in a 12 month period. You will develop a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in global accounting with a strategic perspective in a global context. The Business School prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on it programmes by academics with practical experience to ensure that research is melded with relevant real-life application. You will apply theoretical concepts and accounting and finance models to real life case studies, in an online environment. The programme provides the intellectual underpinnings required for a career in a rapidly changing work environment, a rigorous approach to self-awareness and personal development and a significant exposure to the world of work and its current demands.

The course offers the development of in depth intellectual and professional knowledge of corporate financial management that is covered by a range of modules covering governance, social responsibility, risk management, banking regulation, corporate reporting, finance and performance management. This range of subject areas will enable you to take-up or further your professional qualifications as well as your academic qualifications. Furthermore you will gain valuable experience in research within your specialist field through the completion of a dissertation, also presentation, communication, team work and critical problem solving skills.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,500
International students
£13,000

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@law.ac.uk