Why choose this course?
This course is ideal if you aspire to a career in financial management, accountancy or corporate treasury.
The course has been developed in consultation with global finance professionals. You will study topics covering financial accounting, modelling and reporting, and the theories of finance and investment, and their use in decision-making.
The course includes a research project, in which you can study a chosen topic in depth.
Reasons to choose Kingston University
This course is taught by research-active staff and provides cutting-edge knowledge regarding the latest developments in the accounting and finance sector.
This course gives you entry into the CIMA Master's Gateway. If you successfully complete the CIMA Gateway Exam, you will be granted exemptions that include subjects from the certificate level, operational and management level exams. The course also offers exemptions from the professional exams of the ACT.
You will gain practical experience, working on real-life cases and financial data platforms, such as Bloomberg, Fame and Datastream.
Kingston Business School is one of only 5% of the world's business schools to be accredited by AACSB International.
Free car parking at the Kingston Hill campus is available for students of this course. The campus can also be easily accessed by public transport. Halls accommodation is just a walk away from the classrooms.
Association of Corporate Treasurers
This course is accredited by the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT).
Upon completion of the module International Money & Finance (BA7020) you will gain exemptions from the Certificate in Treasury units: Unit 1: The context of the treasury; Unit 2: Cash and liquidity management; and Unit 3: Corporate finance. You would then be required to complete two further units to complete the CertT.
This accreditation is renewed on an annual basis.
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
The course is accredited by CIMA – Chartered Institute of Management Accountants giving you entry into the CIMA Masters Gateway - an accelerated entry route.
You can choose to independently organise and fund taking the CIMA Gateway Exam. Upon successful completion, you will be granted 11 exemptions that include subjects from the certificate level, and operational and management level exams.
This accreditation is ongoing.