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MSc Global Accounting

The University of Law London, United Kingdom


Next enrollment cycle

July 2023

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Total Course Fee

USD 19,460

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  • 1 Months
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 15% scholarship

This one year postgraduate degree examines the international business world and the financial environment within it.

If you’re interested in a career in accounting on a global scale, this delivers the depth of knowledge you need, with modules covering governance, social responsibility, strategic management accounting, corporate reporting, global audit, mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. This course will help build a comprehensive understanding of the financial industry sector so that you are well prepared to enter the financial business world with confidence and the skills that employers are looking for.

  • We also offer the Postgraduate Diploma (PG Dip) Global Accounting and the Postgraduate Certificate (PG Cert) Global Accounting for those who are looking to complete a postgraduate qualification, in less than one year. The PG Dip is designed to be undertaken in two terms (6 months) while the PG Cert can be completed in one term (3 months).

Why study with us?

  • Practical courses delivered by experienced teachers and specialists with industry expertise to boost your employability
  •  Focused learning - smaller class sizes mean friendly, personalised teaching, greater interaction and that your views will be heard
  •  100% of our UK postgraduate Business students were in employment 15 months after graduating (Graduate Outcomes 2017/2018)
  • Our MSc Global Accounting has been designed to provide you with the opportunity to develop an in-depth knowledge of all the key aspects of accounting. The course has a distinct focus on the global business environment, especially from the perspective of corporate activity. Our tutors combine a strong academic background with successful professional experience to help ensure that your research and learning is always combined with real, current business practices.
  • You will have the opportunity to study modules in governance, social responsibility, risk management, banking regulation, corporate reporting, finance, and performance management. You will also develop greater skills in team-work, communication and problem solving, along with all the current methods in research within your field.
  • Whether you’re looking to start a career in accounting or progress your accounting career, this course is an excellent opportunity for you to boost your qualifications with a Master of Science, as well as develop a variety of useful skills.

Enrollment Cycles

  • July 2023
  • September 2023
  • October 2023
  • January 2024
  • April 2024

UK Entry Requirements

  • Students should possess a UK bachelor’s degree in any subject at 2:2 or above, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Additional note for MSc Global Accounting
  • Your degree must be in a numerate field (e.g. Accounting or Finance, or Business with Accounting or Finance, etc.)
  • Students who have completed F1-F9 of ACCA are also eligible.
  • English language requirements for applicants whose first language is not English
  • An English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. Please see 'Alternative English language qualifications' section below for alternatives to IELTS.

Compulsory modules

  • Corporate Finance (30 credits)
  • Corporate Reporting (30 credits)
  • Strategic Management Accounting (30 credits)

Choose one*:

  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility (30 credits)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (30 credits)
  • Global Auditing and Assurance (30 credits)

*All elective modules are indicative and subject to availability.             

Research Methods and Research Based Output

  • The Research Methods and Professional Development module will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to critically evaluate a business issue of your choice from a specialist perspective. You will learn how to utilise the necessary tools for research related activities in a professional environment, and gain the ability to investigate a complex business issue.


  • UK campuses
  • UK/EU students £9,000
  • International students £14,000
  • Berlin campus €15,000 (UK/EU/International students)

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