University of Birmingham: International Accounting and Finance (MSc)

InstitutionUniversity of Birmingham View institution profile
Department Birmingham Business School
Web http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/postgraduate/
Email postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Study type Taught

Summary

This programme encompasses accounting in its international, public and private contexts, corporate financial management, private sector investment and foreign exchange markets; it aims to give a deep knowledge of the theoretical and empirical literature that provides the background to understanding changes and innovations in accounting and finance; students also learn a range of techniques that can be used to solve real-life problems.

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Qualification MSc
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

At least an Upper 2nd Class degree or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent. The degree must be in a relevant subject and applicants must have studied and achieved a mark equivalent to a 2.1 at Bachelor’s level in basic accounting, intermediate accounting, corporate finance and financial management (or equivalent) modules. In addition, applicants should have studied the majority of audit, tax, management/cost accounting, and financial statement analysis modules at Bachelor’s level. Standard English language requirements apply.

Assessment

Dissertation.

Modules

Compulsory modules: financial accounting theory and policy; theory of financial management.
Elective modules: foreign exchange and international money markets; management accounting; managing public money; dissertation; empirical topics in accounting and corporate finance; international business taxation; international business finance; international financial statement analysis; public sector accounting; venture capital and entrepreneurial finance; auditing theory and practice.

Location Edgbaston Campus
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TU

Fees

International 19890 GBP for Year 1
EU 9270 GBP for Year 1
England 9270 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 9270 GBP for Year 1
Wales 9270 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 9270 GBP for Year 1

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