This programme allows students to develop their skills and knowledge in finance-related tasks and activities, specifically the analytical, communication, critique and evaluation skills needed to work in international finance. By the end of the course students will be confident in making financial decisions, scrutinising accounting statements or proposals, and ready to take on a challenging role in any accounting or finance-based organisation.
Modules include: Research methods for business management; financial management; global financial markets; international accounting; international tax theory and policy; mergers and acquisitions; postgraduate major project.
Assessment is based on individual and group presentations, management reports, exams, presentation or written analysis of case studies, assignments and a dissertation.
Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in accounting, finance or a business-related discipline, together with an accounting conversion course or professional qualification. If English is not the 1st language students should have a level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5, or equivalent. Students with other relevant awards, including those from non-UK universities, are encouraged to apply.