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MSc Professional Accounting and Finance

MSc Professional Accounting and Finance

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Study mode

Part time

Duration

3 years

Start date

19-SEP-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Finance / Accounting (General) Accounting

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why choose this course?

The MSc in Professional Accounting and Finance provides an opportunity for students to both complete their ACCA qualifications and also gain a Masters in Accounting and Finance within an eighteen month period.

This course will provide you with an in depth grounding for your professional and/or academic career in finance, business and accounting. It will develop your strategic understanding and critical thinking of the main finance and accounting theories upon which modern business decisions are made as well as exploring the role and importance of accounting information in the management of corporations. Through your dissertation you will be able to investigate in depth a business, accounting or management issue, applying your research and quantitative skills which have been further developed throughout the course.

Studying for your ACCA papers will be taken with the support and guidance of Kaplan Financial Limited. Kaplan has become one of the world’s largest providers of professional accounting education with operations in more than 30 countries.

In addition, the course will provide you with the opportunity to participate in extra-curricular activities. These could include, for example, a visit to the London Stock Exchange, and guest lectures from prominent individuals within the financial world. These activities are designed to enhance your knowledge,understanding as well as enjoyment of your course.

Modules

Making a sound corporate financial decision in an international environment is a complex activity. Poor financial decisions and strategies can to organisations not maximising shareholder value. This modules enables you to understand the international financial system and apply the various international financial strategies available to international corporate managers.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

5,500

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

15,880

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate honours degree (second class and above) in accounting which provides exemption from the first nine papers of the ACCA professional qualification from a UK university or overseas equivalent Or, the first nine papers of the ACCA qualification and ideally three years of relevant work experience. Students with less experience may be considered.

University information

The University of Wolverhampton prides itself on being a career-focused university, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. It has a 98% employability rating for its postgraduate students and offers over 150 postgraduate qualifications. Located in the heart of England, Wolverhampton is within easy reach of the rest of the UK, less than 20 minutes to Birmingham with London, Manchester and Liverpool in easy reach on the...more