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MA Finance & Investment (Accounting & Financial Management)
Duration
18 to 36 months
Fees
£7,500
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Explore key accounting and financial management practices, and get the essential expertise required for effective management of financial business activities.
The MA in Finance and Investment (Accounting and Financial Management) is aimed at graduates, professionals, and senior managers seeking to enhance their management skills. The programme prepares you for success by covering key financial topics including business and financial analysis, financial markets, corporate finance, and advanced corporate reporting. Graduates will possess the fundamental accounting and financial skills needed to obtain corporate management positions at top international organisations.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the MA in Finance and Investment (Accounting and Financial Management) will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Tools to prepare financial statements for domestic and international businesses
  • Corporate finance structure instruments, budgeting, and costing
  • Evaluating investment and financial decisions and their consequences
  • Finance and investment solutions, accounting techniques, and decision making
  • Maximising corporate value while reducing financial risks
  • You will study your programme with the online learning organisation InterActive, a leader in the provision of e-learning. Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via InterActive’s Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme
    • Case studies and discussion questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context.
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world
    • UK undergraduate degree or equivalent - any subject area
    • English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent*
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required

    Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (minimum 3 years' management experience for mature study route).

  • The MA in Finance and Investment degree syllabus considers today's challenging business environment and the financial expertise you need to excel within it. The 3 core and 3 elective modules will equip you with a deep understanding of investments and financial statements, corporate finance, financial econometrics and advanced asset pricing. The final research project will give you hands-on experience, ensuring your competence in a financial decision-making environment. Follow this link to see the full programme syllabus

  • Information based on the class of 2015-2016 

     

Testimonials

Working at an investment bank and studying at the same time can be tricky - time management is key. The mobility of studying online is a big plus.
— Barbara Szwarc, Poland
Erick Canales
I decided to study online because I work full time as an accountant, and I know it’s really difficult to study formally in a classroom every day.
— Erick Canales, Mexico

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