Accounting (Taught) University of Lincoln

The MSc Accounting at the University of Lincoln is a conversion Master's for those with a non-Accounting background who wish to move towards an Accounting-related career path.
In today’s globalised economy, standardised financial reporting is of utmost importance. This programme is designed to provide students with the opportunity to develop the skills required to progress to senior positions in business.
Academically rigorous, the MSc Accountancy programme provides students with the opportunity to both explore accounting practice in the context of contemporary theory and research and make sound financial judgements and recommendations.
Course content is reviewed regularly in line with industry practice, allowing students the chance to develop a thorough understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standards currently used by professionals around the world.

  • Qualification

    MSc

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Lincoln (Main Site)

  • Start date

    September 2017

  • Duration

    1 year


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Course details

Modules

For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.

Assessment method

Assessment is by individual assignments and written exam.

Professional bodies

A professionally accredited degree provides industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 honours degree and grade C or above in GCSE Mathematics

Please note that as this is a conversion Master's programme we do not accept those with BSc or BA Accounting onto this programme. Applicants from all other backgrounds will be considered.

International Students will require English Language at IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element, or equivalent.

The University of Lincoln offers international students (non EU/UK) who do not meet the direct entry requirements for a postgraduate degree course the option of completing a pre-master's programme at the university’s International Study Centre.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,600 Whole course
International £13,000 Whole course
England £7,600 Whole course
Northern Ireland £7,600 Whole course
Scotland £7,600 Whole course
Wales £7,600 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Masters programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study. Please note that the Master of Architecture (Part 2) and MBA programmes are exceptions to this scheme, as other scholarships are in place for those courses.

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