This course is delivered by the AACSB-accredited Business School, an accreditation which places us within the top institutions globally for business degrees. Less than 5% of business schools worldwide have attained this hallmark of excellence which recognises a focus on excellence in all areas, including teaching and student learning.
This course is designed to give you an understanding of how firms report their financial data. It is a conversion course, and is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.
We have a global focus when it comes to accounting and finance, allowing you to develop a truly international perspective while studying with our expert teaching team. Our finance courses are industry focused, with our graduates going to work at leading international companies.
This Master’s will develop your ability to effectively analyse data and draw conclusions from it. A contemporary issue of increasing concern to modern international corporations is their ability to accurately reflect environmental issues in their financial reports.
By providing instruction in this emerging and important area of financial reporting, you’ll get a unique insight not possessed by graduates from other courses, but much sought after by potential employers.
Ultimately you’ll gain the transferable skills needed for a future career in accounting and finance. These include team working, objective analysis, and communication.
You’ll also have the option of undertaking work experience as part of the research project unit, subject to you finding suitable experience.
Watch Dr Dermot McCarthy presenting ‘Master’s degrees in Accounting, Finance & Economics’. It will give you an excellent insight into each of the Master’s courses we offer.
Interested in studying this course part-time? Enquire now.
For September 2019 entry: In order to take advantage of new approaches to learning and teaching, as well as developments in industry to benefit our students we regularly review all of our courses.
This course is currently going through this process and we will update this page in March 2019 to give you full information about what we will be offering once the review process has concluded.
Next start date:
September 2019, January 2020
Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus
September: 1 year full-time. January: 16 months full-time
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
All subjects considered
For 2019 entry: A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 or equivalent in any subject. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading. For more information check out our full entry requirements.