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MSc Accounting and Financial Management

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April 2024

October 2024

Programme Duration

1.5 - 5 years

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Get equipped to contribute meaningfully to financial decision making at work. You'll gain an understanding of core areas of accounting and financial management – from financial analysis to corporate governance, risk and decision making, and investment management – with no prior financial experience required.

Key features

  1. World-class academic direction

    The degree is developed and taught by leading experts at University College London's (UCL) School of Management. UCL is one of the most prestigious universities in the world, ranked eighth in the world in the 2023 QS World University rankings.

  2. An accessible finance degree

    Far from being a traditional maths-heavy finance programme, this MSc teaches essential analytical and critical thinking skills that will help you in any role or function. Quantitative topics are taught 'from scratch', and teaching staff will do everything possible to ensure you have the self-confidence to handle more complex topics.

  3. Study online anywhere in the world

    Choose between supported online learning or enrolling at one of our Recognised Teaching Centres in your home country for face-to-face tuition support. The degree's flexibility means there's no need to put your career on hold, and you can put your learning into practice immediately at work.

  4. Unparalleled resources at your fingertips

    Our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) gives you access to a range of engaging content, from study materials to revision guides, and forums to connect with your tutors and fellow students. You'll also use the innovative and award-winning simulation tool Icarus, developed by academics from UCL's School of Management.

  5. Join our global alumni network

    After you graduate, you'll continue to enjoy a lifelong link to the University of London, with benefits including global alumni events and free online courses. You'll join our distinguished community of graduates around the world, which includes Nobel prize-winners and industry leaders.


Learn to walk the walk with our MSc Accounting and Financial Management.

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What our students say

“The degree simplifies complex topics into easily understandable modules and gives a lot of practical examples as well.”

Samuel Aisabokhae


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