Taught course

Accounting and Management

University of Southampton · School of Management

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit.

Months of entry


Course content

Offering a combination of subjects not found in many UK masters degrees, the MSc in Accounting and Management bridges the gap between general management and specialist accounting courses. It is open to students from a range of academic or professional backgrounds – no prior study in accounting is required. Taught by research-active academics, you’ll gain a solid foundation in management and accounting concepts, as well as valuable technical and transferable skills. You’ll graduate with a wide choice of career options – you could decide to continue your accountancy training by taking professional qualifications, work in a bank or financial institution, or apply your skills in a management role in other sectors of business or industry.

Core and compulsory modules: Accounting for Corporate Performance; Fundamentals of Financial Accounting; Fundamentals of Management Accounting; Marketing in the Digital Age; Managing in a Global Context; Strategic Management

Optional modules: Foundations of Research in Accounting and Finance; Qualitative and Quantitative Research. Plus dissertation

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Business and Law
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