Taught course

Accounting and Finance

University of Nottingham · Nottingham University Business School

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline which must include a substantial amount of accounting.

Months of entry


Course content

This specialist course is designed to further your existing knowledge of accounting and finance by building on the theory and application of accounting principles.

It will suit you if you studied a business-related subject as an undergraduate and want to focus on financial accounting as a distinct career path.

Engaging with current debates in the field, you will have the opportunity to enrich and broaden your understanding and appreciation of important topics within accounting and finance while engaging in current debates in the field.

You will take five core modules across two semesters and a summer dissertation. Optional modules allow you to tailor your degree to suit your interests and career aspirations.

Information for international students

English language requirements - IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each element).

Fees and funding

Funding information is available on the school website and can also be found on the Graduate School website.

Government loans for masters courses

The Government offers postgraduate student loans of up to £10,609 for students studying a taught or research masters course. Applicants must ordinarily live in England or the EU. Student loans are also available for students from Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.

International and EU students

Masters scholarships are available for international students from a wide variety of countries and areas of study. You must already have an offer to study at Nottingham to apply.

Information and advice on funding your degree, living costs and working while you study is available on our website, as well as country-specific resources.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5559