|Study location||United Kingdom, Colchester Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A 2:2 degree containing modules from a social science or numerate discipline.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
Reference should be written on official letterhead, signed and dated. Please upload it in the Documents section.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This course equips you with in-depth financial knowledge and the practical skills needed for a rewarding career in accounting or banking in multinational organisations.
Our MSc International Accounting and Banking with Professional Placement is a unique degree amongst UK universities, and the inclusion of the professional placement gives you a competitive edge by combining theory and practice with real-life examples. You gain an advanced understanding of contemporary accounting and banking issues and produce a business report on a listed company. You develop your ability to research issues, analyse and solve business problems and operate effectively in a fast-paced international business environment.
Whether you have a first degree in accounting, or are looking to study the subject for the first time, this course is for you if you’re looking for a career in international organisations, such as banks, accountancy firms, accountancy and finance departments or business consultancy.
International Management Accounting
International Financial Reporting
Corporate Reporting and Analysis
Bank Strategy and Risk
We develop your creativity, innovation and ethical awareness to prepare you for a successful business career. Our Masters courses foster the business leaders of the future, equipping them with the skills to handle the many challenges the international world of business continues to present.
As well as exploring their own entrepreneurial ventures, our graduates have gained fulfilling roles in financial analysis, management, public administration and accountancy. In 2016, 87% of our postgraduate taught students were in work or further study (DLHE 2016).
Essex Business School graduates have progressed to work for high-profile organisations and innovative SMEs, such as:
Bank of England
Credit Data Research, SME finance provider
Footprint Digital, a fast-growing digital marketing agency