University of Sussex: Accounting and Finance

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Department Economics View department profile
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Advance your accounting and finance knowledge and prepare for a successful career in financial or professional services.

On this MSc you study complex issues in accounting and finance, and consider the wider functions of accounting in society. You learn how to demonstrate critical skills in evaluating competing approaches and will become skilled at proposing solutions. This will open up a broad range of careers, including in financial institutions, management consultancies or government bodies. The Accounting and Finance MSc course also prepares you for PhD-level study by giving you the skills you need to continue your education to the next level.

You can also choose options to broaden your horizons and tailor the course to your interests, including ethics, entrepreneurial finance, accounting in emerging economies, money and banking.

The Accounting and Finance MSc is based in the University of Sussex Business School, with strong industry links, expert academic staff who consult for leaders in business and government, and state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities. We produce leading research that impacts policy and practice.


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Transform your future with Masters study at the University of Sussex Business School
Join a leading UK business school, offering a more complete understanding of management owing to our interest in policy and our expertise in science and technology.

At the Business School we are Top 60 in the World for Business and Economics (The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019) and 3rd in the UK for annual research income (Chartered Association of Business Schools 2017/18).

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