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Accounting and Finance MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Accounting Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is taught at Essex Business School, an internationally diverse school ranked in the top 25 in the UK for research excellence. You join one of the UK’s largest and most respected finance groups and experience a Masters education that combines theory with practice. You further your understanding of advanced accounting and corporate finance and can tailor your studies to your professional ambitions by choosing from a range of optional modules.

Our world-renowned academics are at the cutting-edge of their fields. They embed the latest thinking into your course to ensure you stay up-to-date with the current developments and major issues in accounting and financial reporting. Whether you’re thinking about continuing your studies to PhD level or targeting a senior role in the world of accounting or finance, this is the course to advance your career.

Different course options

Full time | Colchester Campus | 1 year | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-19

Modules

The primary purpose of this module is to provide the student with the basic econometric tools and experience necessary to begin conducting empirical research in finance. The first part of this module covers a review of statistics and basic econometric models. The second part will concentrate on the application of econometric techniques in finance by considering such topics as (G)ARCH models, unit roots and cointegration.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,560

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have a 2:2 degree in Accounting or related subject. Degree must include at least one module in Financial Accounting and Management Accounting within the last two years of degree study.