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Course summary

On our Accounting and Finance MSc you will explore current theories and cutting-edge techniques. Warwick Business School, ranked 6th most targeted University by top employers (The Graduate Market in 2021 Report), offers you specialist guidance as you explore how accounting and reporting decisions affect markets and companies. Course overview Enhance and develop your background in accounting, while exploring theories and cutting-edge techniques in finance on our MSc Accounting and Finance course. Study accounting in its wider social context, and examine how accounting and reporting decisions affect markets and companies. The course is designed to give you all the accounting and finance tools needed to step into a wide range of financial and accounting careers in an international environment.


Core modules

  • Financial Markets
  • Corporate Financial Management
  • Financial Reporting and Financial Statement Analysis
  • Management Accounting and Control
  • Financial Accounting: Theory and Context
  • Research Methods in Accounting
  • Dissertation
Optional modules Optional modules can vary from year to year. Example optional modules may include:
  • Derivate Securities
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Control
- Auditing and Assurance

Assessment method

Assessment is a mix of exams and coursework with your 12,000 word dissertation bringing all your learning together at the end.

Entry requirements

**Minimum Requirements:** First Class Honours degree or a high 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject. **English language requirements:** IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above. Please check the University of Warwick website for most up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

Accounting and Finance at University of Warwick - UCAS