12 months
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20350 GBP/year
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About

The Accounting course offered by the University of Essex will advance your knowledge of accounting in both depth and scope. Accounting at Essex goes well beyond the preparation of financial statements. We teach you to be accountable, act ethically and make financial decisions that positively impact both organisations and society.

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Overview

This Accounting  course offered by the University of Essex will advance your knowledge of accounting in both depth and scope. You will master core areas of accounting, such as:

  • management accounting
  • financial reporting
  • corporate governance
  • reporting and analysis

Your future

Our courses are designed to foster the business leaders of the future who, through creativity, innovation and ethical awareness, can meet the many challenges that the international business world continues to present. As a result, 80% of Essex Business School postgraduates were in professional employment or postgraduate study within six months of graduating (DLHE 2017).

Many of our students enjoy roles in areas such as financial analysis, management, public administration and accountancy.

They progress to work for high-profile organisations and innovative SMEs such as:

  • KPMG
  • Grant Thornton LLP
  • Ministry of Taxes of the Republic of Azerbaijan
  • ERS Insurance Group
  • Groupon
  • Credit Data Research, an SME finance provider
  • Coast Digital, an award-winning marketing agency

Accreditation

Accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for the purpose of exemptions from some professional examinations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods in Accounting
  • Issues in Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • International Management Accounting
  • International Financial Reporting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you apply as soon as you are able to .

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 degree in any discipline.Your degree must include either:
  • One module in Financial Accounting and one module in Management Accounting in the final two years of study.
OR
  • Four accounting modules one of which must be in either Financial Accounting or Management Accounting.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20350 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13030 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13030 GBP per year during 12 months.

PT

  • Home/UK fee: £6,515
  • International fee: £10,175

Living costs for Colchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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