MSc Finance and Accounting
Sheffield University Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences
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About the course
|September 2016 start||
Course description 2016
|September 2017 start||
Course description 2017
This course brings together theoretical and applied expertise in finance and accounting practices. You’ll gain a good understanding of the basics of financial statement analysis, corporate governance and international finance as well as the quantitative and analytical skills essential for developing fundamental problem-solving skills.
You can apply to base your dissertation on project work with an external organisation. Recent projects include group nominal structure for a multinational engineering firm, and developing a funding strategy for a Sheffield-based capital investment programme.
Two of the following:
Three/four of the following:
Lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning, and web-based discussion groups.
Individual assignments, group projects, end-of-semester examinations and a dissertation.
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 or an approved professional qualification.
English language requirements
Most of our courses require an overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.