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MSc International Accounting & Finance

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  • Delivery:
    Full time according to Funding Council definitions

This course is designed to give you an understanding of how firms report their financial data. It is a conversion course, and is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

We have a global focus when it comes to accounting and finance, allowing you to develop a truly international perspective while studying with our expert teaching team. Our finance courses are industry focused, with our graduates going to work at leading international companies.

This Master’s will develop your ability to effectively analyse data and draw conclusions from it. A contemporary issue of increasing concern to modern international corporations is their ability to accurately reflect environmental issues in their financial reports.

By providing instruction in this emerging and important area of financial reporting, you’ll get a unique insight not possessed by graduates from other courses, but much sought after by potential employers.

Ultimately you’ll gain the transferable skills needed for a future career in accounting and finance. These include team working, objective analysis, and communication.

You’ll also have the option of undertaking work experience as part of the research project unit, subject to you finding suitable experience.

Watch Dr Dermot McCarthy presenting ‘Master’s degrees in Accounting, Finance & Economics’. It will give you an excellent insight into each of the Master’s courses we offer.

Interested in studying this course part-time? Enquire now.

Key information

Next start date:

September 2018, January 2019

Location:

Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus

Duration:

September: 1 year full-time. January: 16 months full-time

Accreditations:

AACSB

Required subjects:

All subjects considered

Entry requirements:

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) or above. For more information check out our full entry requirements.

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Costs and fees

You can find full information about the deposits required and how to pay your fees in our postgraduate fees and funding section, including details of the new Postgraduate Loans Scheme, offering up to £10,000 of support (subject to fee status).

All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and are per annum. Fees quoted are for tuition only unless stated otherwise. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course.

Find out more about living expenses for postgraduate students

Our staff

Our staff are actively engaged in research and professional practice in the finance sector which is integrated into the teaching of this course. Find out more about some of the staff and their research activities who will be teaching on this course below.