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Accounting and Finance


About our courses

We are a Gold Approved Centre for delivery of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) courses and have professional links with a wide range of organisations, including KPMG, Redmayne-Bentley Stockbrokers and the Audit Partnership.

The strong reputation of our Accounting and Finance department is reflected in our BA Accounting and Finance degree achieving a student satisfaction rating of 91% in the 2012 National Student Survey.

You will have various opportunities to engage and network with key figures from the profession while studying with us. Our frequent guest lectures give you the opportunity to network with industry experts and ensure you are up to date with best practice. Previous speakers including the Chief Executive of the British Bankers' Association and Chief Executive of the London Stock Exchange.

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I love the flexibility Leeds Business School offers. I was able to balance studying around my full-time employment – I’m already seeing the benefits in my professional career.

Lina Dobrovolskyte, Company Accountant, H Peel & Sons Ltd, MSc Accounting & Finance

Available courses

Course

Suitable for
MSc Accounting Aspiring professionals who want to complete the ACCA professional accountancy qualification and gain a masters degree in one year.
MSc Accounting (top-up) Fully qualified Accountants keen to update and enhance knowledge and career prospects.
MSc Accounting & Finance Those seeking to build on existing knowledge or who have not previously studied the subject and want a fast-track to gain specialist knowledge in accounting and finance.
AAT Essentials
One-day courses in Accounting & Finance: Finance for Non-Financial Managers, Budgeting for the Small Business – Planning and Control, Managing Cash Flow, Keeping Your Business Healthy.
Business professionals without an accounting and finance background seeking practical, straight talking training covering the essentials of how to manage business finance more effectively.
MSc Finance Aspiring finance professionals who want to gain specialist knowledge and skills to progress a career within financial services.
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA professional) - Professional Level - Full-Time Route Those seeking to obtain the globally recognised ACCA qualification – an established route to professional status.
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Fundamentals level Those seeking to obtain the globally recognised ACCA qualification – an established route to professional status, and those with possible exemptions from all or some of the modules up to professional level.
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) - Professionals Level - Part-Time Route Those seeking to obtain the globally recognised ACCA qualification – an established route to professional status, and those with possible exemptions from all or some of the modules up to professional level.
MA International Trade & Finance Management professionals working in/intending to work in organisations with a global reach, those responsible for serving overseas customers and clients through exporting, those in an overseas development or foreign direct investment roles.
Understanding Financial Markets Masterclass  Recent graduates, lawyers, accountants, compliance, internal audit, HR, IT and public relations professionals who want to broaden their knowledge; non-executive directors and trustees of pension funds who wish to familiarise themselves with financial market activities; and anybody new to the City needing to gain a broad understanding of today’s financial markets.