Accounting at Queen Mary
Accountancy and finance lie at the very heart of every business organisation, whether it is a company, government department or charity. At the School of Business and Management, our interdisciplinary programmes offer a contemporary and specialised approach to accountancy, finance and management, focusing on the exploration of key practical, theoretical and empirical issues. Our Accounting and Finance subject is currently ranked 2nd in London (QS World University Rankings 2021).
Our programmes offer a solid foundation for those hoping to enter the accounting profession or pursue careers in finance and management. We aim to help you to develop a wide range of skills that are transferrable to the job market including: critical thinking, analytical problem solving, teamwork, research, strategic thinking, and communicating information. We also offer a wide range of optional courses within our programmes that will help you to gain a skill-set to fulfil your chosen career objectives.
The School of Business and Management has strong links with accountancy professional bodies and a number of our programmes are accredited by the main professional associations in the UK: the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW); the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA); and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). You will have the opportunity to gain exemptions from some professional exams and will, during the course of the programme, have opportunities to listen to inspirational speakers from the accounting profession and finance specialists from the
City of London.
- BSc (Hons) Accounting and Management
- BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
- MSc Accounting and Management
- MSc Accounting and Finance
- MSc International Financial Management.
Get a head start on your career
At Queen Mary you’ll have the opportunity to learn from staff who engage with students through research-led teaching, and whose research has been extensively presented in world-leading conferences and published in internationally recognised academic journals.
The School of Business and Management’s dedicated careers team will also provide the support you need to succeed in your future career path, with regular careers and networking events, skills workshops, exclusive internships and 1:1 support.
Study at a Russell Group university in London
Our beautiful campus in the heart of East London is close to graduate employers in Canary Wharf and the City of London. You’ll benefit from our world-class reputation as a member of the Russell Group, and teaching from academics who are experts in their field.