MSc in Accounting and Finance (top-up)
MA in Accounting and Finance (top-up) programme is offered to students who already possess the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification.
The MA in Accounting and Finance (top-up) is studied through the development of a Consultancy Project Report.
About The University of Chichester
The University of Chichester is based across two campuses in Chichester and Bognor Regis and has a history which dates back to 1839. The University won the Sunday Times Best University for Student Retention in 2013, meaning few students dropped out from its courses in Chichester and Bognor Regis. The University also performs well in the teaching of social studies, cultural studies, performing arts and sport. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, 89.7% of the University’s entire research submission was classed as internationally renowned, with 15% of the research being classified as ‘world leading’.
- 29th in the Guardian University Guide 2021
- 46th in the Times University Guide 2021
About London Graduate School
London Graduate School provides flexible UK degree and masters top-up programmes all of which are awarded by UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER under academic partnership. The top-up programmes are designed to make British education available and affordable to learners globally.
OTHM is a UK based Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). OTHM always aim to develop as an organisation that is forward-thinking in order to support professions and industry by providing excellent qualifications that contribute for a highly qualified and experienced workforce.
The main objectives are:
- To uphold the integrity of our qualifications and assessments
- To provide British Standard Qualifications globally
- To promote professionalism
- To promote ethical practice
- To promote equality and diversity
World Degree programs are world-wide recognized and authorised by OTHM, PEARSON, BTEC, NCC. The programs are regulated by Ofqual (England), SQA Accreditation (Scotland), CCEA Accreditation (Northern Ireland) and Qualifications Wales (Wales). We offer academic and vocational qualifications that are globally recognised.
The MBA final stage top-up programme is offered to students who already possess the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance qualification.
The top-up programme allows you to achieve an MBA qualification in up to six months, so it is a fast track to new opportunities and enhanced career prospects.
To join the MBA (top-up), you should already hold the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (120 credits) qualification, and you should have suitable managerial experience.
The flexible nature of the programme means that most students complete within approximately four to six months.
Module information and delivery
- Consultancy Project Report – compulsory
The top-up programme consists a compulsory single module ‘Consultancy Project Report’ worth 60 credits. The module provides the opportunity for you to examine an area of particular interest within an appropriate organisational context. The module is designed to make a major contribution to your professional and intellectual development, through enabling you to demonstrate your capacity for sustained independent thought, learning and critical reflection.
The purpose of this programme is to deliver a practical and realistic solution to a business-related strategic challenge, which in turn is supported by appropriate reference to theoretical and conceptual analysis.
You will evidence this by producing a ‘Consultancy Project Report’ of 12,000 words.
The Consultancy Project Report is delivered and assessed by our UK based academic team using our virtual learning platform and direct support from your allocated supervisor.
The Consultancy Project module could be completed in one academic term of 15 weeks or may be studied part-time over two terms.
Entry requirements, Fees and Intakes
To apply for this course, you need to possess the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Accounting and Finance (120 credits) qualification, you must also have a minimum of 2 years’ work experience at graduate level, in either a managerial or professional capacity which may include voluntary work, placements, internships, project management etc.
The MBA (top-up) course fee is £3,850 and starts in September, January and May.
The Master of Business Administration programme is awarded by University of Chichester.
We want students on our course to have the support they need to make the most of their investment in their own future.
You will receive excellent support from our academic team, including your programme manager and your supervisor who will be with you every step of the way.