Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

This programme offers a contemporary and specialised approach to accountancy and finance, focussing on the exploration of key practical, theoretical and empirical issues. It is ideal if you wish to pursue a career in the financial services industry, professional accountancy, banking and finance or management. It also provides a thorough preparation for academic research. The worlds of accountancy and finance are always changing due to the changing legal framework the financial sector operates in. If you want to work in this area, this course will provide the theoretical framework and latest information.

This programme will: allow you to acquire a deep knowledge and understanding of key theories, approaches and issues in the fields of accounting and finance; enhance your career prospects with an understanding of the complexity of policies and practices in accounting and finance and their similarities and differences in different jurisdictions; update your knowledge of the latest developments in accountancy and reporting required by local, national and European government.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,050 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,050 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £23,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have at least a good upper second class honours degree, or equivalent, in Accountancy, Finance, Economics or other business-related subject. Some background in quantitative subjects is advisable.
  • International entry requirements: Students whose first language is not English, they must provide evidence of their English language proficiency - 7 (6 in writing) IELTS or TOEFL equivalent.
  • IELTS score: 7