Postgraduate MSc

Accounting and Finance

Gain exemptions from some professional accounting exams on this accredited course. You’ll build expertise in contemporary accounting techniques and practices.

Accounting and Finance

Course Overview

  • Institution code


    L27
  • Main location


    City Campus
  • Attendance


    Full-Time
  • Duration


    12 Months
  • Start date


    19 Sep 2022

As part of this course you’ll:

  • Study contemporary accounting issues, techniques and practices
  • Explore the theoretical principles of accounting theory
  • Understand issues and challenges faced by companies when applying accountancy theory in modern day business
  • Gain professional accounting exam exemptions on successful completion 

Accounting examination exemptions

On completion of this course, you’ll be able to apply for the following exemptions from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA): 

  • Accountant in Business
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Performance Management

You’ll also be eligible to apply for the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Gateway examination.

Your academic community

You’ll study in the heart of Leeds, one of the UK's largest financial centres outside London. The vibrant academic community you’ll join includes tutors with a wealth of academic expertise and extensive practical and professional experience.

Your learning 

Your course will enable you to practise applying your theoretical knowledge. You’ll develop the transferable skills you’ll need for the global workplace. You’ll learn through a variety of teaching and assessment methods.  

Why study Accounting and Finance at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Professional accreditations
  2. Part-time study available
  3. Real-life projects
  4. Access to a wide range of university facilities and resources
  5. Opportunities to obtain insight through Leeds Business School guest lectures

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