Taught course

International Accounting and Finance

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Department of Accounting and Finance
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (upper second-class preferred), or equivalent, in accounting, economics, business studies, maths, statistics or computing.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme is for graduates looking to broaden their previous study of accounting or for those already working in accounting or finance.

The course gives you an international perspective on the theory and practice of accounting. You’ll study financial management and securities markets. There’s a particular focus on the move towards harmonisation with international accounting standards and the impact of leading standard-setting authorities.

The course provides you with:

  • an international perspective on accounting theories of income and value
  • critical awareness of international accounting standards and their implementation
  • sound understanding of financial theory and analysis
  • appreciation of the nature and functioning of financial markets and institutions
  • ability to apply analytical techniques in practice

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
SBS Postgraduate Admissions
Email
sbs.admissions@strath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 553 6105