MSc in Accounting and Finance

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Key Information

  • Application deadline

    Home/EU: 31 August 2019
    Overseas: 30 June 2019

    Please note applications may close earlier

  • Course start date

    30 September 2019

  • Fees

    Home/EU: £17,000
    Overseas: £25,000

  • Entry requirements

    2:1 or above (or international equivalent) in a subject with high mathematical/quantitative content.
    We do not require GMAT

  • Title of award

    Master of Science

  • Length of course

    One year

  • Mode of attendance


This course is for

Graduates who have little or no business experience and want a career in finance or accounting.


Receive a solid theoretical foundation in accounting and finance. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance-related career.

Develop an in-depth knowledge of the financial system. You’ll learn to analyse financial decisions and the motivations of people making them. You’ll apply this knowledge in a range of real-world scenarios.

Our course brings in expertise from the University’s departments of Mathematical Sciences and Economics. This ensures you’ll have access to a wide range of teaching and research experience.

The Financial Times has ranked this MSc as one of the world’s top 50 finance courses.

Tier 4 visa scheme

Benefit from a streamlined visa application process and get six months leave after your course.

We’re one of the original UK universities selected to take part.

Find out more about the Tier 4 visa scheme.


Key Benefits

  • The only course that includes accounting in the Financial Times world top 50 finance courses
  • You'll leave prepared for a finance career with our emphasis on technical and practical skills
  • Share your knowledge and experiences with students from all four of our finance courses. You'll also gain global insight working with students from all over the world
  • Learn from three of the University’s leading teaching and research departments. We bring in expertise from Management, Mathematical Sciences and Economics
  • Choose between managerial projects and a dissertation during the summer term. You'll get valuable experience working with a partner organisation on a real problem
  • Focus on your areas of interest with our flexible course structure

MSc in Accounting and Finance 2017 class

  • 2
  • 127/ 1071
  • 18/ 82
    Male/female %

From the classes I really deepened my understanding... I also improved my interpersonal skills.

Ignasius Ryan Hasim, creator of Kravasia, graduated from our MSc in Accounting and Finance in 2014.

I studied with bright and stimulating people from around the world. It was a very enriching experience

Ginevra Corti, now working at Swiss Re as Associate, Casualty Products