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Accounting and Finance

University of Dundee

12 months
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19900 GBP/year
8350 GBP/year
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About

Study the role of accounting and finance practices in the modern global economy in this MSc Accounting and Finance from University of Dundee.

Overview

The MSc Accounting and Finance from University of Dundee explores the links between different aspects of accounting, finance, management and strategy e.g. International financial accounting and reporting, corporate finance, corporate governance, international finance, risk management and management and strategy.

It will give you an international perspective of the theory and practice of accounting and finance. It focuses on accounting standards and the impact of leading standard-setting authorities, as well as international capital markets and topical issues in finance.

It will expose you to contemporary debates and demonstrate how to apply theory to real-world issues in accounting, finance, management and strategy. It will also demonstrate the challenges involved in applying these theories.

The degree offers ACCA exemptions from papers F1-F4 (the papers have been renamed as Applied Knowledge AB, Applied Knowledge MA, Applied Knowledge FA and Applied Skills LW).

Careers

Many of our graduates are are employed by large multi-national firms. A number are with smaller UK firms including manufacturing companies and financial institutions. Some go on to work as managers and accountants in specialist positions, while others enter the public sector or run their own businesses.

Our graduates move into accountancy related firms of all sizes and into financial management related roles. Many enter wider management related roles and use their accounting/finance knowledge to progress within an organisation. 

Graduate careers include:

  • fund controller, investment firm 
  • finance manager, international airline 
  • financial analyst 
  • senior supervisor, banking 
  • senior associate, financial services firm
  • reporting analyst
  • project co-ordinator 

Other graduates have moved on to PhD study. 

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Specialist Management English for Business
  • International Banking Systems
  • Global Financial Markets
  • Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Financial Statements and Analysis
  • Strategic Management Accounting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Good first degree, preferably the equivalent of a UK 2:2 degree, in accounting, finance or related business discipline which contained elements of accounting and / or finance.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8350 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dundee

787 - 1494 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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