What will I learn?

Overview

The Accounting and Finance MSc aims to provide students with the knowledge and understanding of current issues in accounting and finance through the application of research led learning and teaching techniques.

Programme Overview

The programme structure combines theoretical and conceptual understanding of current issues and links this to practice in the current financial market environment. The programme combines issues in theory, practice and research, and provides opportunities to develop both analytical and technical skills. These skills are sought after by top academic institutions in the PhD programmes and also required by top employers worldwide.

Through this programme, you will be able to:

Think creatively and develop an understanding of risk and uncertainties in organisations
Explore the role of accounting and finance in organisational success
Produce research based reports in contemporary organisations
Develop skills that are sought after by top academic institutions in their PhD programmes as well as employers worldwide.

Career prospects

This MSc is designed to for career entry and development in large audit and consultancy firms, commercial banks, investments banks, financial institutions, and other large firms in service, retail, information technology, and manufacturing sectors. It will also prepare graduates to take up teaching and research positions in Accounting and Finance in top Higher Educational institutions in the European Union and abroad.

Which department am I in?

University of Liverpool

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£22,000.00 (US$ 27,146) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

28 September 2020

Venue

University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building,

765 Brownlow Hill,

Liverpool,

L69 7ZX, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students offering a Bachelor's degree from an American university are welcome to apply for a Masters programme. For most programmes we look for a GPA of at least 3.0. 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.

For international students

A first degree from an approved university or a UK 2:1 or International equivalent for students with Bachelor’s degrees with at least eight modules in accounting and/or finance. Candidates with professional qualifications such as ACA, CPA, ACCA, CIMA will also be considered. IELTS 7.0 (no band less than 6.5).

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About this uni

The university’s international community includes more than 8,000 students from over 130 countries.

  • Liverpool is an inexpensive city to live in
  • Named the fourth friendliest city in the world
  • Many scholarships and awards for international students
  • GBP 800 million invested in campus and academic facilities