Accounting and Finance (Taught)

BPP University

Degree level: Postgraduate

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Course summary

Our MSc Accounting and Finance is designed for future accountants who want to be a step ahead when starting a career. Successful completion of this course will earn you a Master’s degree and the status of being ACCA exam qualified, which is one of the key requirements to becoming an Affiliate member. This approach can save time and is perfect if you have passed the ACCA Applied Knowledge and Applied Skills Levels, or have exemptions because of your undergraduate study. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge that are fundamental to a career in accounting and finance in the era of Big Data and Digital Business. Along with studying ACCA Professional level, you will also develop leadership, digital and analytical skills that global employers want. This is how we give you a crucial edge against other qualified accountants.

Course details


Term 1 - Strategic Business Leader (30 credits); Strategic Business Reporting (30 credits) Term 2 - Business Project (assessed in term 4); Principles of Data Science for Business (15 credits) Term 3 - Elective - Choose two from four modules (60 credits) Advanced Financial Management; Advanced Performance Management; Advanced Taxation; Advanced Audit and Assurance Term 4 - Business Project (from term 2 – 30 credits); Digital Leadership (15 credits)

Assessment method

Assessment methods include coursework, examinations, presentations and supervised projects.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of

How to apply

International applicants

If English is not your first language and you do not hold an honours degree that was delivered in English, you will be required to provide proof of your ability – for reading, writing, listening and speaking in English. The minimum entry requirements are an overall IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent, with no components lower than 6.0.

Entry requirements

You need an undergraduate degree (lower second class or higher) to be eligible for the ACCA Strategic Professional level exams, or passes or exemptions in ACCA Knowledge and Skills papers (AB-FM). If you haven’t passed the ACCA Knowledge and Skills exams, or don’t hold the correct exemptions, you can enter our MSc Accounting and Finance (Advanced Diploma) at the relevant stage instead. Don’t meet the entry requirements? If you have other qualifications or work experience, contact us to discuss your options.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £14000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £14000 Whole course
Scotland £14000 Whole course
Wales £14000 Whole course
International £14000 Whole course

Additional fee information

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