Taught course

Accounting and Finance

Institution
University of Salford · Salford Business School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

This programme is ideally designed for graduates with an academic background in financial and management accounting, economics, finance, management or business studies. Alternatively, sufficient and suitable work experience will also be considered.

The MSc is the only route available for international students.

Months of entry

January, March, June, July, September, November

Course content

The aim of this Master’s course is to provide you with the advanced level skills and knowledge required by professionals working in accounting, finance, and corporate financial industry sectors. You will study subjects including the principles of risk management; corporate governance; financial and management accounting methods; financial reporting; equity valuation. The degree is taught at our Salford campus close to Manchester city centre.

The programme is highly industry-focussed and culminates in the Industry Collaboration Project. You will choose one of four options to look at a real industry problem and provide researched solutions, helping you put your learning into practice.

You will gain valuable insight into accounting processes, both from in-business and external reporting perspectives. You will also learn about the relevance of accountancy to company valuation, and gain a solid understanding of the fundamentals of financial management.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    8 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    4 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries Service
Email
course-enquiries@salford.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 295 4545