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MScFinance and Accounting

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sheffield.ac.uk/..t/finance-accounting-msc 

Overview

This course brings together theoretical and applied expertise in finance and accounting practices.

Whether you’re starting your own company or working within an SME or a multinational, this solid foundation in theory and technique will serve you well for the rest of your career.

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.

Programme structure

Core modules

Quantitative Skills for Finance and Accounting
Corporate Finance
Research Methods for Finance and Accounting
Corporate Governance
Quantitative Methods for Finance and Accounting
Dissertation

Optional modules

Two of the following:
Management Accounting
Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis

Three/four of the following:
Risk and Uncertainty
Performance Management
International Financial Reporting
Issues in Finance
International Finance
Financial Markets and Investment Management
Emerging Market Finance
International Corporate Governance

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Case studies
Group work for collaborative learning
Web-based discussion groups

Assessment

Individual assignments
Group projects
End-of-semester examinations
Dissertation

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Pre-deadline
Feb 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.