Taught course

Accounting and Finance

University of Nottingham · Nottingham University Business School

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in any relevant degree (which must include a substantial amount of accounting) including accounting and finance, business studies, economics or management.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is accredited by EQUIS

This new MSc is a specialist course designed to further your existing knowledge of accounting and finance. It builds on the theory and application of accounting and finance principles and is designed to enable you to become a financial specialist in any business setting, or to pursue further postgraduate study.

Those with financial acumen have a key role to play in organisations, and will always be in demand. This course offers you the opportunity to enrich and broaden your understanding and appreciation of important topics within accounting and finance while engaging in current debate on the topics.

This course includes lectures as well as the opportunity to interact and share your views in smaller groups. Compulsory modules in key areas of accounting have a key focus on quantitative research methods, while a number of optional modules are available so that you can tailor the degree to suit your individual interests and career aspirations.

We will consider applications from graduates with a degree in a relevant subject area such as business studies, accounting and finance or economics.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Business School web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5559