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Full time | London Moorgate | 1 year | 12-JUL-21

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

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Course Summary

Our MSc Global Accounting has been designed to provide you with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge of all the key aspects of accounting. The course has a distinct focus on the global business environment, especially from the perspective of corporate activity. Our tutors combine a strong academic background with successful professional experience to help ensure that your research and learning is always combined with real, current business practices.

You will have the opportunity to study modules in governance, social responsibility, risk management, banking regulation, corporate reporting, finance, and performance management. You will also develop greater skills in team-work, communication and problem solving, along with all the current methods in research within your field.

Whether you’re looking to start a career in accounting or progress your accounting career, this course is an excellent opportunity for you to boost your qualifications with a Master of Science, as well as develop a variety of useful skills.


Through our partnership with the ACCA, if you are fully ACCA qualified – having completed all 13 papers – you will only need to complete the Governance and Social Responsibility module and the programme dissertation to be awarded the MSc Global Accounting.

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is a leading international accountancy body recognised all over the world. To help you stand out in the job market we have partnered with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) to offer you the opportunity to combine your academic degree studies with your ACCA professional qualifications.

Top-up for ACCA qualified students

If you have completed all 13 ACCA papers, then our MSc Global Accounting can be used as a top-up. All you will need to do is complete the Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility module and the programme dissertation to be awarded this degree.

MSc Global Accounting and ACCA bundle

If you want to become ACCA accredited, then our bundle deal with LSBF allows you to go on to complete the ACCA papers that you require after completing the MSc Global Accounting. Student completing this bundle will be eligible to receive The Leaders in Global Accounting Bursary.


Corporate Finance (30 Credits) - Core
Corporate Reporting (30 Credits) - Core
Strategic Management Accounting (30 Credits) - Core
Research Methods and Research Based Output (60 Credits) - Core
Mergers and Acquisitions (30 Credits) - Core
Global Auditing and Assurance (30 Credits) - Core
Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility (30 Credits) - Optional

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Entry requirements

2.2 or above from a UK Bachelors degree in a numerate area (e.g. Accounting, Finance or Business with Accounting or Finance)

University information

The University of Law provides law and business courses for postgraduates. The university can trace its origins back to 1876, and as such, is one of the most long-standing legal educators. It received university status in 2012 and opened its Business School in 2016. The university has 15 campuses across the UK, all based in thriving business areas. In 2016, it opened its GISMA Business School in Berlin, and then in 2019 it established its...more

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