Accounting and Finance MSc

University of Surrey
Program overview
1 year
Full time/part time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
English

Start dates
Guildford
February 2023

Guildford
October 2023

About this program

Accounting and Finance MSc

Accountants and finance professionals help us to navigate the wide and complicated world of business.

Our MSc Accounting and Finance is taught by Surrey Business School. You will graduate equipped with the skills needed to work in multinational corporations and be a successful decision-maker in an increasingly complex global financial environment. This course is practical in nature and will encourage you to embrace regular opportunities to engage with real business problems throughout your studies.

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Admission requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Management or Mathematics, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.

English language requirements

IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in each element.


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Program content

Accounting and Finance MSc (full time and part time (1 year))

  • Foundations of Finance: Finance & Investments
  • International Auditing and Assurance
  • International Financial Reporting
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Strategic Management Accounting
  • Cases in Accounting and Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Derivatives Securities
  • Ethics in Finance
  • Foundations of Finance: Finance & Investments
  • International Accounting and Finance Project
  • International Corporate Governance
  • International Finance
  • International Financial Reporting
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Management Accounting

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Program delivery

The course is offered in both full-time (1-year) and part-time (2-years) study options.

Tuition

February 2023

Full-time - 1 year

  • Tuition fees for UK/EU students: £13,500
  • Tuition fees for Overseas students: £20,800

Qualification

What you will study

You’ll gain a solid understanding of popular financial and management accounting systems and how they are applied in decision-making.

You’ll learn econometric techniques and take modules in the foundations of accounting and finance, equipping you with the skills and knowledge to thrive in today’s ever-changing global business environment.

The core modules of this course explore both industry-relevant theory and the quantitative techniques you’ll need to understand related literature and carry out empirical investigations.

Career paths

We offer careers information, advice and guidance to all students whilst studying with us, which is extended to our alumni for three years after leaving the University.

This masters course gives you the opportunity to develop high-level skills, which open doors to many careers. We also provide an online employability hub, giving you access to extensive advice and guidance on how to take the next step in your chosen career.

Graduates in accounting and finance can pursue careers in many roles, for example:

  • Financial accountants
  • Management accountants
  • Financial managers
  • Financial advisers
  • Financial analysts
  • Auditors

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University of Surrey

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Expect more at Surrey, the University of the Year for Graduate Employment. Over 95 per cent of our graduates are in work or further study after graduating, putting us firmly in the UK top ten. This performance is a combination of talented and hard-working students and our commitment to helping you get the best work experience and career advice while you are here.

As well as the opportunity to take part in our work placement programme – rated as the best in the UK for four years in a row – across the campus you’ll find amazing simulation facilities: a fully operational pilot process plant, wind tunnels, flight simulators, a courtroom and a Clinical Simulation Centre, home to our Immersive Learning Environment that’ll transport you to the centre of clinical scenarios. These provide a safe, supervised environment to put your skills and knowledge to the test and build your professional readiness.

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University of Surrey

388 Stag Hill
GU2 7XH Guildford Surrey
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