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Accounting and Finance (Professional Practice) MSc
Accounting and Finance (Professional Practice) MSc

Accounting and Finance (Professional Practice) MSc

  • ID:UH440281
  • Level:Master's Degree
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (GBP)

  • TuitionFee/Month:£944.44
  • LivingFee/Month:£833.33
  • InsuranceFee/Month:£25.00
  • TuitionFee/Month:£944.44
  • LivingFee/Month:£833.33
  • InsuranceFee/Month:£25.00
Estimated Total/program:
£32,449.86
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • An Honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent professional qualification, in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business and Management or a Quantitative Science.
  • Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

English Requirement  

  • The minimum for IELTS is 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5 (a minimum of TOEFL 550 (Computer Based Toefl 213) score) or equivalent will be considered acceptable

Course Information

This course is specifically aimed at International students, supporting those wishing to gain practical work based experiential learning. Together with studying your chosen course we are offering an additional 6-month placement opportunity, making the course 18 months in length. This allows students to put into practice the skills and techniques developed throughout the Master’s degree within a UK environment after completing the 12-month taught programme.

Whether you’re planning a career

with a major accountancy firm in the UK or internationally, this course helps prepare you by developing your critical understanding of the internationalisation of accounting and specific aspects of corporate finance. The course will provide you with key insights, with an emphasis on critical evaluation of regulatory and governance issues in financial management from an accounting perspective.

The programme is supported with our state-of-the-art Trading Room which is equipped with professional software, providing up-to-date market data and financial analysis tools giving students a feel for how to deal responsibly with financial and economic market data. The Trading Room provides simulation of what it is like to work in the financial industry and provide experience of a real life financial markets environment, thus enhancing your experience and employability.

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Core modules:

  •  Principles of Finance
  •  Management Accounting
  •  Financial Reporting and Company Performance
  •  Corporate Finance
  •  Corporate Governance
  •  Contemporary Issues in Accounting and CSR
  •  The Global Professional

Option modules may include:

 Supply Chain Planning and Control
 Strategic Management
 The Circular Economy and Responsible Resource Management
 Productivity Improvement
 Management Science Modelling
 Investment and Portfolio Management
 International Finance
 The Curious Mindset
 Leading Managing and Developing People
 Reward Management
 Humanitarian Challenges
 Ageing Societies
 Society, Culture and Philosophy
 Strategic Management
Final Project

An opportunity to pursue an area that interests you or which you are passionate about comes in your choice of project. You have a choice of three routes: Research Route, Consultancy Route and New Venture Creation Route (subject to tutor approval).

Research Route

  •  Quantitative Financial Analysis
  •  Individual Research Project

Consultancy Route

  •  Consultancy Skills
  •  Group Consultancy Project

New Venture Creation

  •  Launch a venture
  •  New Venture Creation

MSc Professional Practice Placement

The Professional Practice module gives you an opportunity to reflect on your personal and professional development and put theory into practice through professional work experience. This route must be chosen at the point of application by selecting the specific (Professional Practice) route as the placement adds a further 6 months to your duration of study. Due to the competitive nature of the placement route the Professional Practice course has limited availability and places are capped.

Placements are not guaranteed and are secured through a competitive process. You may be required to undertake formal application processes and interviews with placement providers in order to successfully secure a work placement.

Assessment of this module is in the form of a reflective log

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Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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