Accounting and Finance (MSc)
1 year (Full-time) / n/a (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)
The MSc in Accounting and Finance has been designed to provide students with both the breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise necessary to cope with the ever-changing financial environment.
- A modular, research-led degree delivered by experienced researchers of international standing.
- A degree which provides students with an opportunity to focus on international aspects of Accounting and Finance.
- Provides excellent training for those who wish to pursue doctoral level research with a view to an academic of research-orientated career.
The course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive and rigorous training in advanced accounting and finance. Students take a total of six compulsory modules and two optional modules and submit a research dissertation. It offers knowledge and expertise: for a career in accountancy and finance, including management accounting and control, financial reporting, international corporate finance, international accounting, and research in accounting and finance.
This programme is suitable for graduates who possess a first degree in Accounting and Finance, or who have studied a significant amount of accounting and finance as part of their degree; individuals who wish to study advanced accounting and finance in support of their career aspirations, or who intend to proceed to research in accounting and finance areas.
Note: International students pursuing part-time programmes of study are not eligible for Tier 4 General Student visas and must have alternative leave to remain in the UK if they intend to study at the University in person.
UK & EU Full Time for 2013/14
International Full Time for 2013/14
Next intake: September each year
Name: Postgraduate Admissions Office, Cardiff Business School
Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 6953
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4419