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International Accounting and Financial ManagementUniversity of East Anglia
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Location: University of East Anglia
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/27
Duration: 12 months
Intl fees: £18000
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About This CourseOn this Master's you'll get a great foundation in general accounting and financial management responsibilities. You'll also have the chance to explore other essential business functions, such as managing people and organisations, strategic marketing and management, management skills and personal development. There's no dissertation, so you'll benefit from an extra semester of taught modules, including performance management and reporting, to ensure you develop all the essential skills and knowledge you need to excel. You don't need to have studied or worked in business before to thrive on this course. You just need to be excited about working with numbers, as well as developing the soft skills such as communication, team work and presenting that are essential for rising to the top in this competitive field. OverviewTo be a good accountant or financial manager you don't just need excellent technical knowledge. You also need excellent interpersonal or soft skills. On this course you will have the opportunity to develop both to a high level, laying the foundation for a brilliant career.You'll learn practical, technical skills such as preparing and interpreting financial reports, analysing management performance and undertaking investment appraisals.You'll also discover key management theories and explore what makes a good manager. You'll discover how to understand different management perspectives in order to make effective management decisions.You'll learn how to think critically and analytically, making your own decisions about which theories to apply when and how to combine different approaches. You'll also have the chance to future-proof your career by investigating emerging financial and accounting techniques.Meanwhile you'll also develop the soft skills you need to rise to the top. You'll discover how to present information meaningfully to non-specialists, how to manage people, how to work effectively in teams, and how to see issues from different perspectives and look for innovative solutions.Accounting and financial management don't exist in a vacuum, so you'll also be introduced to the other key business disciplines, gaining expertise in the different business functions a great advantage in your future career.Throughout your studies you'll benefit from a strong focus on launching your career. Our links with industry mean you'll learn the theories and practices demanded by employers. We'll also help you hone skills such as CV writing, and solo and group interview techniques. And you'll be able to take part in our annual Employability Week. Here you'll have a chance to hear from, and network with, people working in industry, including NBS alumni and people working at leading accountancy firms.The course has been carefully designed to make sure you graduate with in-depth knowledge and expertise of all the key areas of accounting and financial management, including international accounting standards and financial regulation around the world. In all your modules you'll look at issues from an international perspective. You'll learn from academics whose work is internationally respected around the world and alongside students from all over the globe. This ensures you leave us ready to excel on the international stage, with skills that are relevant anywhere.The course is accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) which reduces the number of exams you need to take later to qualify as an accountant. At our annual Employability Week you'll be able to meet representatives from employers, including accountancy firms, commercial firms and public sector organisations, and from professional accountancy bodies.DisclaimerCourse details are subject to change.
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At least a 2.2 Honours degree or higher, or equivalent in a non-business related subject or any subject studied in a non-UK context required. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose 1st language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components.
IELTS: 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in all)
Notice: This is the default IELTS grade for University of East Anglia, Accounting and finance. For the most up to date IELTS requirements, please contact our counsellors.
About this university
Annually, there are some 3,500 students come to the university from outside the UK to study the various courses on offer. In addition to their full studies, there are a number of programs available through the Collaborative International Programmes Office. Through the website, there is also country specific information for students to help them understand everything from entry requirements to information about study fairs and scholarships. There is also practical advice for students about living and studying in the UK. There are over 200 societies and clubs available for students outside the classroom. These range from playing football to taking part in the student newspaper or TV station. Most of these are operated through the Student Union, which also operates a number of entertainment venues including a club and bar. The student union also provides services such as an advice centre. It also runs The Waterfront venue just off campus that has seen acts including U2, Coldplay, Iron maiden and Dizzee Rascal performing there. As well as sports and arts clubs there are also volunteering opportunities for students to get involved with the larger community. There is a notable annual event, the UEA Literary Festival, held each year since 1991. It has featured a number of notable speakers including Stephen Fry, PD James, Terry Pratchett and Peter Ustinov and includes film screenings and political discussions in addition to the talks.