Taught course

Accounting and Finance

Institution
University of Leicester · School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 degree from a British university or its equivalent; OR a postgraduate diploma from a recognised institution; OR a relevant graduate level professional qualification. Or a demonstration of considerable relevant practical experience and evidence of the ability to cope with the demands of the course. IELTS 6.5 of equivalent is required if English is not your first language.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc in Accounting and Finance will provide you with a thorough understanding of finance and accounting concepts and their application within organisations.

You will learn the main theories, tools, methods and techniques of accounting and finance within an international context and gain an understanding of the advantages, limitations and typical applications of each major method or technique in practice. You will develop your ability to reflect critically on the current debates in the accounting and financial professional and academic literature.

The course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to deal with complex accounting and financial issues in a range of employment contexts. The focus of the course will enhance your ability to analyse any situation and make sound strategic decisions.

This degree will prepare you for senior accounting and finance roles in both public and private sector organisations.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions team
Email
pgadmissions@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 5382