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Accounting and Finance (Top-Up), M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
Online
The MSc Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) programme at University of Northampton aims to extend and enhance the understanding and competence gained via professional qualifications and to enhance the ability of students to think strategically about management and organisational change within accounting and finance. 

About

This  MSc Accounting and Finance (Top-Up) programme at University of Northampton is designed for AIA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICAP or CPA Australia graduates and provide a means by which the continuing professional and personal needs of accounting practitioners.

Course Details

This programme will broaden your specialist knowledge previously gained at a professional level. In particular the module, ‘Accounting & finance research project’ guides you to research into the key challenges accounting and finance professionals face in the industry. This module aims to equip accounting and finance professional with the necessary skills to undertake independent project work within a business context.

Course Highlights

  • Converts professional qualifications into an MA/MSc.
  • Networking opportunities with other professionals.
  • Distance learning is supported worldwide.

Programme Structure

  • The Research Methods element provides you with an introduction to research, types of research methodology, formulating and planning a research project, data collection, analysis and presentation of research findings based upon an actual industry specific or corporate focused topic.
  • Please note that modules run subject to student numbers and staff availability, any changes will be communicated to applicants accordingly.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Most courses do not have formal closing dates but applicants are advised to apply as early as possible to secure a place.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • If you have successfully completed professional qualifications such as AIA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICAP or CPA Australia graduates then you will be eligible to apply for this course.
  • International equivalents may be accepted such as OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (RQF).

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2160 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2160 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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