• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Accounting Finance Strategic Investment programme from Newcastle University Business School (NUBS) contains significant elements of finance and management accounting. It provides the necessary tools for quantitative assessment of corporate performance and investment opportunities.

Career:

Graduates of this course have undertaken various roles including:

  • Financial Trader
  • Auditor
  • Risk Analyst
  • Investor
  • Revenue Analyst
  • Tax Assistant
  • Accounting Associate
  • Management Consultan

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Associate of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and provides you exemptions from professional examinations.

Read about our CIMA and ACCA exemptions on the Newcastle University Business School site.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • International Finance and Capital Markets
  • Business Context and Operations
  • Introduction to Financial Reporting
  • Dissertation (Consultant Report)
  • Performance and Decision Management
  • Managerial Decision Making and Control

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    The course starts in September. There is no application closing date for this course.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in any subject. You also need to have a good basic level of numeracy equivalent to UK GCSE or above.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21600 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10200 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

  • 560 - 1000 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

 

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