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About

Today's business managers need to be able to analyse and interpret financial information and use this to inform business strategy. This Accounting and Financial Management course from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will help you develop this expertise, as well as giving you an indepth understanding of the contemporary issues encountered by financial managers. 

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Overview

You will develop your knowledge and understanding of accounting and finance, while also enhancing your critical thinking, research and analytical skills. During the Accounting and Financial Management course from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) , you will:

  • analyse and solve complex problems relating to financial reporting, performance measurement and management, corporate strategy and financial management
  • be encouraged to think critically and creatively about problems requiring a multi-disciplinary approach 
  • develop in-depth knowledge in a specialist topic you have chosen for your dissertation
  • enhance your key personal skills in time management, information accessing, analysis and interpretation
  • develop your interpersonal, communication and management skills through team working, making presentations and writing reports.

Careers / Further study

The skills and knowledge developed on this course provide you with a wide range of opportunities in finance and accounting-related careers.

Many of our graduates choose to specialise further by going on to study for the CIMA or ACCA qualifications and becoming chartered accountants.

A proficiency in accounting and financial management, as well as an appreciation of the contemporary issues faced by financial managers, can enable you to progress to senior positions, such as business analyst, finance director, investment analyst, financial reporting manager, chief accountant and head of risk management.

Accreditation

The course is accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Accounting and Finance
  • Corporate Governance and Strategy
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Corporate Financial Strategy
  • Strategic Management Accounting 
  • Advanced Corporate Reporting
  • Research Methods in Accounting and Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • Postgraduate Certificate - 60 credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma - 120 credits
  • MSc - 180 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need:

  • an honours degree of 2:2 or above in Accounting and Finance; or
  • an honours degree of 2:1 or above in Economics, Mathematics or a Business related subject. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1167 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1167 GBP per module during 12 months.
  • National

    833 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 833 GBP per module during 12 months.
  • Module Fee (15 Credit)

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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