Top 10 Accounting Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe

A Masters in Accounting is an excellent way to progress your career in the Financial Industries or to further your knowledge as a practising Accountant.

Some postgraduate Accounting courses will enable you to move quickly onto taking the qualifying exams to become an Accountant as well.

If you are interested in Accounting – our list of ten of the best Accounting Masters Degree Courses in the UK and Europe should help you make your choice.*

MSc Accounting and Finance – London School of Economics and Politica Science

Duration: 9 months full time or 21 months part time. 
Cost: £25,944 total cost for UK and EU students / £26,448 total cost for international students. 
What You Will Study: This course at LSE is suitable for those with a background in financial reporting and covers topics such as Corporate Finance and Asset Markets, Financial Reporting, and Accounting, Strategy and Control. It is one of the few part-time masters courses available in Accounting. 

MSc in Accounting – University of Manchester

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £24,000 for all students including international students. 
What You Will Study: The MSc in Accounting at the University of Manchester prepares students in the advanced practice of Accounting and Finance. This course aims to have students ready to take a leading role in an Accountancy firm after completion. 

MSc Accounting & Finance – University of Warwick

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £33,500 for all students including international students. 
What You Will Study: Modules at the University of Warwick include subjects such as Asset Pricing and Investments, Corporate Financial Management, Behavioural Finance, and Financial Reporting and Financial Statement Analysis.

MSc in Accounting, Financial Management and Control – Bocconi University

Duration: 2 years full time. 
Cost: €26,037 total cost for two years for all students including international students. 
What You Will Study: Students at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy will learn all the skills necessary to provide accounting, planning and management control, and corporate finance to all types of businesses. This course can be completed in English or Italian. 

MSc in Finance and Accounting – Imperial College London

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £32,500 for all students including international students. 
What You Will Study: This MSc in Finance and Accounting at Imperial College London is aimed at those who are looking for positions in the Finance Industry such as Investment Bankers and can be tailored to fit with students’ future goals. 

MSc in Accounting and Finance – University of Edinburgh

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £20,100 for UK and EU students / £26,400 for international students. 
What You Will Study: Students at the University of Edinburgh will gain the necessary specialist skills to work in a range of roles in the Financial Industry such as advanced numeracy and critical analysis skills. 

MSc in Accounting and Finance – Cardiff University

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £12,000 for UK and EU students / £19,750 for international students. 
What You Will Study: After developing a solid base of understanding in the principles of Accounting and Finance students at Cardiff University can focus their study with elective modules to cover different aspects of International Accounting and Finance. 

MSc in International Accounting and Finance – City University of London

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £27,000 for all students including international students.
What You Will Study: Located close to the City in London this MSc in International Accounting and Finance provides students with excellent networking opportunities and aims to develop your knowledge and skills for a future career in the International Financial and Banking sectors. 

MSc in Accounting, Auditing and Control – Erasmus University Rotterdam

Duration: 1 year full time.
Cost: €2,006 for UK & EU students / €14,500 for international students. 
What You Will Study: Focusing on skills to collect, analyse and summarise financial information the course at Erasmus University Rotterdam in The Netherlands will enable students to start the pathway to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Controller in The Netherlands. Students can specialise in either Accounting, Auditing or Finance and the course is conducted in English. 

MSc in Accounting and Financial Management – Lancaster University

Duration: 1 year full time. 
Cost: £16,000 for UK and EU students / £21,000 for international students. 
What You Will Study: The MSc in Accounting and Financial Management at Lancaster University is aimed at students who wish to enter careers or are already working in positions that require an extensive knowledge of accounting practices and information. Covering both American and international standards for Financial Reporting the course aims to develop the student’s understanding of the differences between systems.

*SOURCE: TOP UNIVERSITIES WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS ACCOUNTING & FINANCE

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