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 Fundamentals Level, 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.
Strategic Business Leader (30 credits)
Strategic Business Reporting (30 credits)
Business Project (assessed in term 4)
Principles of Data Science for
Business (15 credits)
Professional Development in the 21st Century (15 credits)
Principles of Data Science for Business (15 credits)
Elective - Choose two from four modules (60 credits)
Advanced Financial Management
Advanced Performance Management
Advanced Audit and Assurance
12-month programme Business Project (from term 2 – 30 credits)
Digital Leadership (15 credits)
Work Experience or Academic Career Skills
You only need to do this module if you take an 18-month programme.
Assessment methods include coursework, examinations, presentations and supervised projects.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of
A degree (lower 2nd Class or higher) in any accounting or finance-related discipline. Or be a part-qualified affiliate of: ACCA holding exam passes or exemptions from papers F1-F9; ICAEW holding exemptions or exam passes from the professional stage; CIMA holding exemptions or exam passes from the managerial stage; be a fully qualified accountant from a recognised institution, or passed finalist, to be eligible to join the programme for the final stage of the programme; IELTS at 6.5 overall with a score of no lower than a 6 in any one element.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£14,000||Whole course|