Accounting and Finance

MSc Accounting and Finance

Careers and employment

We appreciate that one of the most important reasons for postgraduate study is to increase your employability, so the Business School has a dedicated Employability Team who will work with you on promoting and enhancing your employability. Through their support you will have the chance to develop skills, understanding and personal attributes that make you more likely to gain graduate level employment and be successful in your chosen occupation.

This support, combined with our reputation, has led graduates onto successful careers in academia, the public and the private sector. The Employability and Graduate Development web pages contain information about career planning and the support available to all students while the Business School's Building Brilliant Careers page provides information on the support provided in college.

Graduate destinations

Below are some examples of initial jobs undertaken by Accounting and Finance postgraduates who studied with us in 2011/12.

Please note that, due to data protection, the job titles and organisations are listed independently and do not necessarily correspond.

Job titleOrganisation
A-Level teacher AVG Wire Screens
Analyst China International Economic Consultants
Assistant Consultant China Merchants Bank
Audit Associate Dalian Ocean University
Clearance Officer Delloitte
Company Director Ernst and Young
Finance Manager Everbright Securities
Financial Adviser Grant Thornton International
Financing Manager Hays
Graduate Internship Intercontinental Hotel Group
Investment Adviser / Director Konstantinos Xerakias and Sons
Investment Consultant KPMG
Marketing Assistant Price Waterhouse Coopers
Merchant Banker Prydis Wealth Limited
Senior Executive - Finance Royal Bank of Canada
Tax Accountant Royal Bank of Scotland
Tax Consultant Vodafone
Trainee Chartered Accountant