University of Reading

Degree level: Postgraduate

Accounting and Financial Management (Taught)

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Course summary

Understand how businesses prepare and use financial information for decision-making purposes, and develop your business skills and knowledge. Explore how advanced research findings apply to real-world scenarios in an international context, and study topics such as international strategic management, performance evaluation, business finance, corporate governance and ethics, and international financial reporting. Our master's programmes in accounting are accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). On successful completion of the MSc Accounting and Financial Management, you will be exempt from four ACCA applied knowledge and applied skills exams: Business Technology (BT), Management Accounting (MA), Financial Accounting (FA), and Corporate and Business Law (LW). In addition, you'll be granted exemptions from four CIMA professional exams: BA1 to BA4. For more information, please visit the programme page:

Course details


Sample modules include: *International Strategic Management *Cases in Financial Management and Control *Corporate Governance & Ethics *Business Finance *Management Decision Making and Performance Evaluation. Check our website for more details about the course structure.

Assessment method

Exams, applied project and individual and group assignments.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 or the equivalent from an internationally recognised university (any discipline). IELTS: 6.5 with no component below 6.0 in any sub-skills IELTS with pre-sessional English: 6.5 with no component below 5.5 in each of the four sub-skills

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £12900 Whole course
EU £12900 Whole course
International £22500 Whole course
England £12900 Whole course
Scotland £12900 Whole course
Wales £12900 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12900 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Accounting and Financial Management at University of Reading - UCAS