Brunel University London

Course Introduction

The course aims to produce graduates who have a sound knowledge of both accounting standards and corporate governance, as well as their role in the operation of financial markets. It is designed to provide a solid platform of specific subject knowledge alongside a set of highly valuable and transferable employability skills for a successful career in the financial sector.

Course Modules

Modules include: financial theory; financial reporting in capital markets; quantitative methods for finance and economics; international accounting standards and policy; company valuation; investment valuation models; dissertation. Optional modules include: international finance; derivative securities; business finance workshop; global financial markets.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 degree in economics or finance, or an equivalent qualification from overseas; all applicants are required to have a minimum background in mathematics or statistics, accountancy, and economics or finance; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: ILETS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 in all areas); Pearson 58 (with a minimum of 51 in all subscores); or BrunELT 65 per cent (with a minimum of 60 per cent in all areas).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year home fees