M.Sc. On Campus

Accounting, Finance and Financial Analysis

12 months
24000 GBP/year
12600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Accounting, Finance and Financial Analysis programme from Newcastle University develops your understanding of financial reporting and management in the context of the international financial environment.


Our MSc Accounting, Finance and Financial Analysis is an accounting and finance-based master’s with a financial analysis focus.

The global financial and business environment is rapidly changing. With increased regulatory supervision it has highlighted the importance of sound financial management and robust reporting. This course has been developed to meet this need.

The course will also provide you with an integration of accounting and finance expertise. This is for the assessment of corporate performance and valuation.

The course is for you if you're a graduate in:

  • accounting
  • finance
  • economics

You'll gain more specialist knowledge of issues related to financial analysis.

It is also suitable for business and non-business graduates with good numeracy levels. It will help to develop financial skills and understanding.

The course also covers many relevant topics for those intending to study for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams.

Career focus

Graduates from this course have undertaken various roles, including:

  • financial analyst
  • auditor
  • finance officer
  • financial trader
  • accountant
  • risk analyst
  • assets valuation analyst
  • investment manager
  • equity analyst
  • commercial credit officer


This course is accredited by Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and The Association of International Accountants (AIA).

Newcastle University is part of the CFA Institute's University Affiliation Program, our courses incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK). This entitles you to reduced CFA exam fees, including accompanying relevant materials.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Finance and Capital Markets
  • Techniques for Data Analysis
  • Financial Information Analysis
  • Dissertation
  • Corporate Strategy and Valuation
  • Accounting for Analysts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

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

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    12600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12600 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

MSc Part time

  • Home students: £6,300

Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

560 - 991 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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