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MSc Financial Leadership

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Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary

  • Gain a masters degree and the chance to become fully ACCA exam qualified - Our MSc Financial Leadership supports you to become fully exam-qualified with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). This can be achieved by completing the ACCA Strategic Business Leader (SBL) and Strategic Business Reporting (SBR) exams as part of the course. The tuition that you will receive for two option modules on the programme will also prepare you to undertake the two relevant ACCA professional exams independently to become fully exam qualified.
  • Develop modern accountancy skills - You’ll also study a set of complementary university modules to top-up to a masters degree and accelerate your career in finance and accounting.
  • Be taught by professional accountants - Our accountancy tutors are experienced Chartered Accountants, many of whom have worked for big 4 accountancy firms.

Teaching and learning

  • You can study full-time and complete the Masters degree in one year.
  • The ACCA exam modules will take on the following pattern:
  • Classroom teaching > revision/independent study > ACCA exam
  • The Complementary Skills modules will take on the following pattern:
  • Classroom teaching > independent study/coursework > coursework submission


Strategic Leadership (includes ACCA Strategic Business Leader exam) (60 Credits) - Core
Corporate Reporting (includes ACCA Strategic Business Reporting exam) (30 Credits) - Core
Advanced Taxation (30 Credits)
Advanced Audit & Assurance (30 Credits)
Contemporary Project (30 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


International fees
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Entry requirements

Candidates should have passed an accredited programme by the ACCA that provides exemption from the first 9 ACCA exam papers (formerly known as F1-F9): AB Accountant in Business; MA Management Accounting; FA Financial Accounting; LW Corporate and Business Law PM Performance Management; TX Taxation (UK); FR Financial Reporting; AA Audit and Assurance; FM Financial Management

University information

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