Modules shown represent choices available to current students. The range of modules available and the content of any individual module may change in future years. Year Abroad or Year in Industry optional Year Abroad or Year in Industry optional You have the option of spending a year studying abroad at one of our partner institutions or working in an industrial placement.
We offer you practical experience of industry-standard methods, tools and data, set in a global context and taught by international staff.
This course is accredited by the Association of Corporate Treasurers and offers exemptions from their professional exams. Kingston Business School was one of only a few of the UK business schools to be awarded an 'excellent' rating for its teaching quality by the Higher Education Funding Council.
A hallmark of excellence in business education, the accreditation has been earned by just 5 per cent of the world's business schools. The programme has been developed in consultation with finance professionals at RBS Capital Markets, Commerzbank AG, Standard Chartered Bank and NatWest Bank to give you the practical, real-life skills employers require in this highly competitive sector.
We are one of only a handful of UK universities that offer a Bloomberg trading roomgiving you the opportunity to develop the hands-on skills employers want. There are regular talks from practising industry experts such as the former head of Financial Services Authority.
As well as studying an international curriculum, you will meet and work with students from a wide variety of countries and cultures who can add international insight to class discussions and working groups, and give you a global alumni network.
Study in one of London's happiest boroughs, with some of London's lowest crime rates, but still be within easy reach of central London. What you will study During your Accounting and Finance MSc, you will develop your understanding of financial accounting, modelling and reporting, and how this integrates into a business environment.
You will look at how theoretical and conceptual issues combine in the operational and practical activities of management accounting. You will also look at the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental factors that influence an organisation's social responsibilities and how they integrate with a company's strategic decision-making processes.
You will examine the core theories of finance and investment, and how they can be used in practical decision-making. Work placement scheme Many postgraduate courses at Kingston University allow students to do a month work placement as part of their course.
The responsibility for finding the work placement is with the student; we cannot guarantee the work placement, just the opportunity to undertake it. As the work placement is an assessed part of the course, it is covered by a student's tier 4 visa.
Invoicing on the placement courses is split into two stages. The standard course fee is payable in year 1 with the placement fee invoiced in year 2. This amount will only be charged to your account after you find a placement and are enrolled on the module.
You will not be charged this fee if you do not manage to secure a work placement.Database of example Accounting dissertations - these dissertations were produced by students to aid you with your studies.
Profile. Our Accounting, Finance and Strategic Investment MSc prepares you for a career in management accounting, financial planning or corporate investment. Finance is concerned with investment, decision-making where time and risk are key parameters, and financial markets.
Finance is available as a first major for the Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Business Analysis and Bachelor of Management Studies with Honours.
Finance may also be included as a second major or as a minor in other undergraduate degrees, subject to the approval of the Faculty. Finance and accounting play a significant role in law enforcement.
Forensic accounting is a field of accounting that places its emphasis on enforcing the law through the research and cross-checking of the financial position of suspected individuals and organizations.
Overview. This course can be taken full-time, part-time, or with an internship. See here for more details.. MSc International Finance is for those working or hoping to work in finance or accounting.
Overview. This programme is suited to anyone wishing to deepen their knowledge of accounting and finance with a view to enter a career in either field.