Taught course

Accounting and Management

University of Southampton · Southampton Business School

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor's degree with upper second-class honours or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification approved by the University) in a wide range of subjects.

Applicants with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Months of entry


Course content

Offering a blend of subjects found in just a few UK master’s degrees, MSc Accounting and Management bridges the gap between general management and specialist accounting courses.

- Taught by research-active academics, you’ll gain a solid foundation in management and accounting concepts, as well as valuable technical and transferable skills.

- Accredited by the Association of International Accountants (AIA).

- Open to students from a range of disciplines or professional backgrounds – no prior study of accounting is required.

- You can tailor the course to suit your career ambitions with optional modules.

- Typical career destinations for our graduates include banks, financial institutions and accounting or consultancy firms.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate that you have reached a satisfactory standard in an approved English language test.

The following scores are accepted for direct entry:

IELTS 6.5 overall with 6.5 in reading and writing, 6.0 in listening and speaking.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Southampton Business School
+44 (0)23 8059 4393