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Accounting

Durham University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
26500 GBP/year
14500 GBP/year
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About

The MSc in Accounting at Durham University Business School (DUBS) is an ideal programme to choose if you’re looking to pursue a career in accountancy, finance and business.

Overview

The MSc in Accounting at Durham University Business School is a one year full-time programme which provides an opportunity for you to develop an in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of accounting as well as the critical thinking skills so valued by employers.

The course covers key accounting topics including financial statements and their preparation, the practical limitations of financial reporting, and the regulatory framework and its complexities.

Key to your career

Whatever your specialist interests, you’ll find our careers team is one of the most useful resources to support you on your way to your target career. Now more than ever, it’s the skills you’re able to demonstrate in addition to your academic abilities that will make you shine in a fiercely competitive jobs market.

That’s why the facilities and services are designed to complement your course and help you develop essential professional and practical skills – from personal resilience and self-awareness to CV writing and interview techniques.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Auditing and Assurance Services 
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting and Taxation 
  • Corporate Reporting 
  • Financial Planning and Control 
  • Financial Statement Analysis 
  • Research Methods and Methodology in Accounting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for 2020 entry will open in September 2019.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The equivalent of a UK first or upper second class honours degree.
To support your online application form, you will need to provide the following documents.
  • Two academic references using our standard form (Download the form - Word format) 
  • Official transcript of marks
  • Copy of degree certificate (if available)
  • Copy of English test results (if available).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

  • Durham University is delighted to offer a wide range of full and partial funding opportunities to outstanding applicants wishing to study towards Masters and doctoral degrees.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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