12 months
16385 GBP/year
9910 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Develop the specialist accounting skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in forensic investigation and dispute resolution in the Forensic Accounting programme from Sheffield Hallam University.


This course will provide you with an insight into forensic accounting and specifically the two main subject areas of investigations and dispute advisory services. 

You increase your knowledge of the legal framework as it relates to the law of evidence, and undertake a range of modules covering other forensic related areas such as financial analysis and electronic crime.

Future careers

This Forensic Accounting course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • accounting-related professions
  • financial fraud detection
  • accountancy
  • finance or accounting management
  • financial controlling
  • financial analysis
  • financial consultancy
  • research or education
  • career development in the police, legal and penal professions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Governance And Ethics  
  • Dissertation  
  • Electronic Crime  
  • Financial Analysis  
  • Forensic Accounting  
  • Forensic Accounting Applications  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally students must have an undergraduate degree in a relevant field. If you don-t have a degree you may be considered if you have at least five years- professional accounting experience. 
  • You also need two appropriate references. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16385 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16385 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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