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Accounting and Data Analytics MSc

University of Portsmouth

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Full-time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP-20
  • Full-time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP-20
  • Part-time | University of Portsmouth | 30 months | SEP-20

Key information

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  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    53rd

    2
  • Subject Ranking

    38th

    6 (Accounting & Finance)
  • Research Quality

    A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.

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    2.74

    / 4.00
  • Research Intensity

    A measure of the proportion of staff involved in high-quality research in the university.

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    0.31

    / 1.00
  • Qualification

    Master of Science

  • Application deadline

    n/a

  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

The digitalisation of accounting and financial management in modern business means that professionals with the skills and aptitude to identify, analyse and use vast amounts of financial data are in high demand.

On this Accounting and Data Analytics Master's degree, you'll build a proficiency in accounting, expanding your knowledge of accounting and analytical software, report writing, and data and critical analysis. You'll get the confidence and skill to use the findings from the data you analyse to make strategic business decisions.

You'll graduate with a flexible and sought after skill set, opening the door to jobs in banking, accounting and the financial sector, as well as more specific roles like forensic accounting.

On this Accounting and Data Analytics Master's course you'll:

Combine big data theory, business acumen and communication ability into a sought after skill set
Improve your financial analysis and data visualisation skills
Learn how to prepare and analyse accounts
Get experience with analytical software
Learn how to effectively analyse financial data to achieve certain goals, such as internal auditing
Access the same data, analytics and software used by city traders in our Bloomberg Suite
Study alongside students from our MSc Forensic Accounting and MSc Accounting and Finance courses, so you'll experience other areas of accounting and get a better idea of what to expect in the workplace
Develop transferable skills such as business acumen, professional ethics, critical analysis, report writing, communication skills and data analysis
Be able to attend guest lectures, which illustrate how you can apply the knowledge and skill you learn in industry
Study modules that accelerate the path to membership of accounting professional bodies after the course.

Careers and opportunities

When you finish this Accounting and Data Analytics Master's course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£10,500 per year

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These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England

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The same fee will be applicable for Channel Islands and Isle of Man students. Tuition fee are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply.

University information

University Ranking

53rd

About this University

The University of Portsmouth gives students the support they need to go beyond what they think is possible – inspired by researchers working on world-changing projects. With work placements, simulation suites, and careers expertise too, it's no surprise that this university is rated Gold in the UK Government's Teaching Excellence Framework.

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