Accounting and Finance at Kingston University - UCAS

Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston

  • This course is taught by research active staff and provides cutting-edge knowledge regarding the latest developments in the accounting and finance sector.
  • This course gives you entry into the CIMA Master’s Gateway. If you successfully complete the CIMA Gateway Exam, you will be granted exemptions that include subjects from the certificate level, operational and management level exams. The course also offers exemptions from the professional exams of the ACT.
  • You will gain practical experience, working on real- life cases and financial data platforms, such as Bloomberg, Fame and Datastream.
About this course This course is ideal if you aspire to a career in financial management, accountancy, or corporate treasury. The course has been developed in consultation with global finance professionals. You will study topics covering financial accounting, modelling and reporting, and the theories of finance and investment, and their use in decision-making. The course includes a research project, in which you can study a chosen topic in depth. Example modules
  • Financial Accounting and Financial Management
  • Auditing and Control
  • Market-Based Accounting
For a full list of modules please visit the Kingston University course webpage. Career opportunities Recent graduates work in Moody’s Analytics (India), the NHS (UK), Accenture (Netherlands) and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (UK).


Example modules: Financial Accounting and Financial Management; Auditing and Control; Market-Based Accounting. For a full list of modules please visit the Kingston University course webpage.

Assessment method

Assessment typically comprises exams (e.g. test or exam), practical (e.g. presentations, performance) and coursework (e.g. essays, reports, self-assessment, dissertation). The approximate percentage for how you will be assessed on this course varies and depends to some extent on the optional modules you choose.

Entry requirements

A 2:2 or above honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, and GCSE or equivalent at grade C/grade 4 or above in mathematics. If you do not have an honours degree, you will need to show us evidence that you know enough about the relevant subjects to understand the course materials. For example, you might have a professional qualification, training or work experience in a relevant field (contact the postgraduate admissions team to find out more).

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £17500 Year 1
England £12100 Year 1
Northern Ireland £12100 Year 1
Scotland £12100 Year 1
Wales £12100 Year 1
International £17500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please visit the provider course webpage for further information regarding additional course cost.
Accounting and Finance at Kingston University - UCAS