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Our MSc Applied Accounting is a cost-effective, part-time, distance learning master’s degree.
We have developed the course specifically for qualified accountants and ACCA students who have;
completed three or more ACCA strategic professional papers or
successfully completed all the professional papers required for membership of one of the UK accounting bodies.
As a distance learning programme you will have the opportunity to work with students from around the world. You will gain technical and transferable skills which apply across the globe.
Your Advanced Accounting and Finance project enables you to apply your business research skills to a real world accounting or finance related problem. This can be an area of interest to your organisation.
You can study from wherever you are in the world giving you the flexibility of learning in your own time. Oxford Brookes is well known for online learning. Our MBA is ranked 5th globally in the QS Distance Online MBA rankings 2016.
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Learning and assessment
We have a track record of excellence in teaching, learning and research. Our Business School received the top award from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to become a Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
There are these areas of research related to this subject: Critical Perspectives on Accounting, Social Responsibility and Governance, and Applied Economics, Finance and Development.
The Accounting cluster focuses on how accountability and responsibility is achieved, explored from a range of perspectives and methodological approaches.
The Economics cluster comprises applied macro- and microeconomics as well as finance, environmental sustainability and development.
After you graduate
Studying for a master’s gives you career choices including:
- career progression through enhanced academic qualifications
- setting up a business. A number of students may use their skills, knowledge and understanding to develop their family business
- acceptance onto a postgraduate doctoral level course in a related area.
Our students are attractive to employers both in the UK and internationally and have gone to work in prestigious organisations such as:
- Apple (on the leadership programme)
- Proctor & Gamble
- Cancer Research UK
- Wolseley Group.
Others have joined accounting practices such as KPMG, PwC and Deloitte.
Programme Changes: On rare occasions we may need to make changes to our course programmes after they have been published on the website.
For more information, please visit our Changes to programmes page.