The MSc in Management, Finance and Accounting offered at University of Leicester will provide you with a thorough understanding of the role of accounting and finance in organisational management. You will acquire the specialist knowledge and skills to deal with complex accounting and finance issues and handle them effectively in a range of management contexts.
The course features a combination of modules which allow you to focus on areas of interest that relate to your professional needs. You will develop an understanding of the main theories, models, frameworks, and techniques of management. Specifically, you will be provided with a stimulating and intellectually challenging learning experience, along with rigorous teaching in the concepts of financial management and accounting and general management tools and techniques.
The course will prepare you for management level accounting and finance careers in public or private sector organisations, or an academic career in this area.
Careers and employability
Our management, accounting and finance courses have been developed to match the needs of employers and are highly regarded within business and government, whether national or international. Our courses are both intellectually stimulating and relevant to career needs, a fact endorsed by over 20,000 School of Business graduates from about 100 countries.
At the start of the course you will take a week non-credit bearing module which covers two professional certificates. Firstly you will cover the content for the Investment Foundations Certificate offered by the CFA. It is recognised by employers in the finance industry and can be completely externally to the University for a small fee. You will be also be introduced to the Bloomberg Terminals and given the opportunity to complete a free online examination, 'Bloomberg Essentials'. Completing these professional certificates can really help you stand out to employers.
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- Financial Analysis and Investment
- Financial Risk Management
- Business Economics
- Organisational Behaviour
- Accountability, Representation and Control
- Strategic Management
- International Human Resource Management
- Corporate Finance (Finance MSc)
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesFinance Management, Organisation & Leadership Accounting View 796 other Masters in Finance in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Good UK honours degree or its equivalent, or a postgraduate diploma from a recognised institution, or a relevant graduate level professional qualification.
- Or a demonstration of considerable relevant practical experience and evidence of the ability to cope with the demands of the course.
International19760 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19760 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9305 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9305 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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