Our MSc in Accounting and Finance provides theoretical understanding and key skills to further your career in a range of finance-related professions. We aim to equip you with essential accounting and finance capabilities, including critical analysis, research and advanced numeracy.

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Entry requirements

Consult our entry requirements to find out the minimum academic and professional requirements, and for advice on how to build a strong application.

Entry requirements
Programme structure

Browse an overview of the typical structure of the Accounting and Finance MSc including comprehensive information on compulsory and option courses.

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Career development

Our Student Development Team will work with you to help you maximise your potential and achieve your personal goals.

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Fees and living expenses

When budgeting please consider associated administration fees and expenses as well as our funding support

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Industry opportunities

Our strong connection to industry is embedded in the programme through guest lectures and the opportunity to engage with business figures.

Engagement with industry