Accounting and Finance

Kingston University

12 months
16000 GBP/year
11280 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Accounting and Finance course at Kingston University will equip you with the skills you need to gain high-level positions in the accounting and finance industries. We offer you practical experience of industry-standard methods, tools and data, set in a global context and taught by international staff.


Work placement scheme

Many postgraduate courses at Kingston University allow students to do a 12-month work placement as part of their course. The responsibility for finding the work placement is with the student; we cannot guarantee the work placement, just the opportunity to undertake it. As the work placement is an assessed part of the course, it is covered by a student's tier 4 visa.

Where this course will take you

The Accounting and Finance course at Kingston University is highly practical, giving you a highly focused training that shows employers that you have the skills to succeed. You will use facilities such as the Bloomberg room and Thomson Datastream Advance, gaining the knowledge and experience you will need to further your career.

The Accounting and Finance MSc helps to prepare you for roles such as:

  • trader;
  • financial analyst;
  • investment banker;
  • portfolio/fund manager;

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Financial Accounting and Financial Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Market-based Accounting
  • Financial Modelling and Research Methods
  • Corporate Finance and Financial Statement Analysis
  • International Money and Finance
  • Auditing and Control
  • Financial Reporting
  • Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome applications from anyone with a good honours (or equivalent) in any relevant discipline.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11280 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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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Accounting and Finance
Kingston University