Got an undergraduate finance degree? Looking to advance your career in accountancy or corporate finance? Southampton Solent University’s MSc International Accounting and Finance programme combines academic theory and practical application, helping you to improve your employment or promotion prospects.
Southampton Solent University’s MSc International Accounting and Finance programme combines academic theory and practical application, helping students to understand the impact of accounting information on business performance, stock markets and corporate finance. It is also designed to prepare our graduates for essential professional accreditation.
Students study financial accounting and corporate finance, exploring their contribution to the strategic development of organisations through real-world examples and case studies. Students will also cover contemporary global issues in accountancy and finance, preparing them well for careers with multinational businesses.
The curriculum is taught by lecturers with professional qualifications and industry experience. This helps them to teach academic theory alongside practical application, enriching the student experience and ensuring that graduates understand how the skills they have learnt relate to ‘real world’ practise.
The accountancy, finance and economics tutoring team have significant experience of delivering postgraduate, professional accountancy and finance units. Tutors are friendly, approachable and accessible.
The MSc International Accounting and Finance will provide a foundation for anyone wishing to pursue a career in accountancy or corporate finance. It has been specifically designed to be a stepping stone to professional qualifications in accounting.
Students will graduate in a good position to pursue chartered accountant, chartered management accountant or chartered certified accountant status.
Specifically designed as a stepping stone to professional accountancy qualifications, this course is ideal for those with a business or accounting undergraduate degree who wish to further progress their career in accountancy or corporate finance.
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Please note: Not all optional units are guaranteed to run each year.
We provide a stimulating learning environment and access to state-of-the-art resources to help you make the most of your time with us. Flexible spaces, Wi-Fi facilities and learning zones all contribute to our lively and contemporary study environment at Solent.
Suitable roles for graduates of this course include:
Solent's strong links with industry help provide students with access to live briefs, case studies and guest speakers. Students work alongside experienced academics, researchers and business specialists, benefiting from their first-hand industry insight.
All members of the course team have professional qualifications (chartered accountant, chartered management accountant or chartered certified accountant) and connections with the various professional bodies of which they are members.
The course team runs two employability weeks for students interested in careers in accounting and finance, with visiting speakers from over a dozen individuals and organisations. Students will also be encouraged to enter various business competitions and attend industry events.
The 100% online MSc in International Accounting and Finance from the University of Liverpool’s AACSB-accredited Management School aims to give students a thorough understanding of strategic accounting in a global context. Continue in your job as you acquire sought-after expertise in measuring performance in international organisations, gain a thorough understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standards and develop practical skills in strategic and tactical accounting management.
“Students were in constant dialogue with each other, which was a really great way to collaborate and share experiences.”
Mohamed Badi Derouiche (living in the UAE) MBA graduate
Next start date is 29 March 2018. Request information and get started today!
Study managerial accounting in a global context with this MSc in International Accounting and Finance, which allows you to:
Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the University of Liverpool Management School is a leading centre of excellence for management training, education and research.
The University of Liverpool is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-led British universities.
This MSc in International Accounting and Finance is designed to provide working professionals with the skills to influence the long-term success of their organisations as confident and knowledgeable financial decision-makers. The programme is ideal for current and aspiring senior leaders in roles such as:
Globally our accounting and finance programmes attract employees of major organisations such as PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), KPMG, Credit Suisse, Siemens, the United Nations, AT&T, First Bank of Nigeria, Saudi Aramco (the Saudi Arabian Oil Company), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Alberta Health Services.
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