Taught course

Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting)

University of Nottingham Ningbo China · Faculty of Business

Entry requirements

Although the entry requirements vary depending on the course, as a general rule, you are expected to hold an honours degree at 2:1 level or above (or international equivalent). The programme needs sufficient finance and accounting degree. Applicants must have demonstrated a basic knowledge in accounting either through the completion of Financial Accounting and Financial Reporting courses, or through passing the ICAEW examination in Accounting, and for international applications for the programme, Chinese language level of HSK4 or above, subject to further assessment.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting) Programme at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) will equip students with advanced accounting skills, technical proficiency, and leadership traits sought by leading public accounting firms. The Programme at UNNC will provide students with the experience of solving complex problems in unconventional settings to prepare them to make an immediate impact in public accounting.

Nottingham University Business School China (NUBS China), Accounting firms BDO, Moore Stephens International and Lixin Zhonglian and ICAEW, ACCA come together to provide the MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting) Programme at UNNC. This Programme has been designed to prepare students to develop into professional accountants and will benefit students by providing:

  • Two internships with BDO, Moore global accounting firm and Lixin Zhonglian providing real-world grounding in best accounting practices
  • 3 ICAEW modules exemptions
  • Job opportunity with BDO, Moore global accounting firms

Special features

We inspire students toward greater success and prosperity. Benefit from qualification that are endorsed by employers around the world, and a career’s worth of valuable resources and support.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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