Aberystwyth University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth)

Accounting and Finance (Research)

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Course summary

Members of staff are always happy to discuss possible Phd and MPhil research programmes in Accounting with suitably qualified graduates. Research should normally be related to one of the main areas of research of the department.

Course details


40 credits of research training

Assessment method


Entry requirements

At the Aberystwyth Business School we’re committed to attracting talented scholars at all levels to contribute to the academic vitality and research profile of the school. We welcome research proposals relating to Accounting, Finance, Economics and Enterprise since these represent significant areas of our research expertise. Furthermore, our Masters programmes in Finance have been especially designed to offer a research training option, to prepare students for progression onto a PhD. You will need: •A minimum of at least an upper second class honours degree •Either a relevant Masters degree or a commitment to study advanced study modules within your chosen discipline •Research experience or a commitment to study the Research Training modules

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4260 Year 1
England £4260 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4260 Year 1
Scotland £4260 Year 1
Wales £4260 Year 1
Channel Islands £4260 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

N.B. Above fees for full-time study in 2018-2019 only. If the course is studied on a part-time basis, the tuition fees are roughly half of the full-time fee but the second year of the course will be subject to a slight increase in-line with the fees for that academic session. Similarly if the course is inturrupted for any reason.

Sponsorship information

Please see: Funding & Scholarship Calculator http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/fees-finance/calculator/

Accounting and Finance at Aberystwyth University - UCAS