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Plymouth University – Faculty of Business

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Plymouth University

Accounting and Finance

Stand out from the crowd and significantly enhance your employability in the accounting and financial management sector with our MSc in Accounting and Finance. Explore accounting in its wider context and build the theoretical knowledge and practical skills demanded by employers in the increasingly complex global financial sector. With the option to focus on two core topics of your choice in your final term, you're able to steer your future career path in the direction you want to take it.

* Set sail for new horizons with this course designed to allow you to change the direction in which you wish to take your future career.

* Develop the skills and knowledge necessary to gain a high level position within the international business and finance sector thanks to our programme's combination of both practical and research based learning.

* Pursue a career anywhere in the globe with modules which have a strong international focus, ensuring you develop a truly global perspective on finance and decision-making.

* Reinforce your skills with specialist expertise by choosing from a range of elective modules in the third term.

Entry requirements

MSc: A good honours degree, first or second class, or equivalent, in any discipline.

* If English is not your mother tongue 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in any element in a secure English language test.
* We welcome students from a broad range of disciplines who are keen to place their undergraduate discipline knowledge into the context of accounting and finance.

Course modules

Core modules:

* Financial Statement Analysis

* Corporate Risk Management

* Management Accounting

* Corporate Finance

* Financial Management

* Leadership and Management Essentials

* Corporate Governance and Ethics

* International Business Environment

* Knowledge Management and Decision Making

The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 1 1 Years

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