Finance and Accounting
Faculty of Social Sciences
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.
Applying for this course
We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.
- Corporate Finance
- Research Methods for Finance and Accounting
- Comparative Finance and Financial Services
- Quantitative Methods for Finance and Accounting
Five of the following:
- Management Accounting
- Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis
- Risk and Uncertainty
- Issues in Finance
- International Finance
- Emerging Market Finance
- Philosophical Perspectives on Accounting, Financial Management and Finance
- Financial Management
- Corporate Governance
- Portfolio Management and Investment
- Case studies
- Group work for collaborative learning
- Web-based discussion groups
- Individual assignments
- Group projects
- End-of-semester examinations
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 or an approved professional qualification.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with 6.0 in each other component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
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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.