University Of Greenwich Accounting And Finance

By | 8th June 2017

University Of Greenwich Accounting And Finance

Accounting and Finance, BA Hons

BA Hons Accounting and Finance

  • Are you a budding mathematician who loves working with numbers? What does it take to become a chief financial officer?
  • This degree has professional accreditations such as CIMA and ACCA, increasing your career potential within accountancy
  • Study a degree ranked within the top 3 in London for student satisfaction for its accounting and finance subjects (Complete University Guide 2017).

University Of Greenwich Accounting And Finance

Accounting and Finance, MSc

  • Do you have a business, economics or numerate background? Want a professional career in accounting or finance?
  • Our accounting and finance subjects are ranked within top three in London for course satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2016).
  • Study a Master’s accredited by the ACCA, increasing your earning potential in accountancy.

Overview

Course structure

Our flexible Master’s programme will give you a strong grounding in core disciplines of accounting and finance. This masters aims to provide the theoretical frameworks and practical skills to become an effective accountant.

You will learn how accounting and financial information is used for decision making and how it integrates with the wider business environment. Throughout your studies you will follow a highly international curriculum which will be relevant to both home and international students.

The technical aspects of our Master’s have been aligned to meet requirements of the accountancy profession. This includes International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) developed by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). You will develop your practical skills by analysing real data sets in software platforms.

You will be encouraged to develop critical and evaluative thinking and judgement through exposure to contemporary issues in the field of accounting and finance.

You also have the opportunity to pursue your chosen areas of specialism through option courses and a dissertation. Our teaching is supported by current research and hands-on financial problems.

The Master’s finance suite of programmes has a typical intake of over 90 students with over 30 nationalities. This provides you with an excellent opportunity to exchange viewpoints on global financial impacts with peers from around the world.

University Of Greenwich Accounting And Finance

Accreditation

This Master’s degree has accreditation from the leading global professional body, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Ranking

Our accounting and finance subjects at the University of Greenwich are ranked third in London for course satisfaction in the Guardian University Guide 2016.

Greenwich is one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.

We have also been named as one of the “most international” universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.

Outcomes

This degree aims to:

  • Develop your theoretical, technical and practical knowledge of accounting and finance in the wider context of the organisation and global economy
  • Develop your reflective, critical and evaluative thinking and judgement and to expose you to contemporary issues in the field, through teaching which is strongly supported by research and professional practice.