About the Programme
The MSc. Accounting & Finance programme is suited to anyone wishing to deepen their knowledge of accounting and ﬁnance, and who wants to enter a career in ﬁnancial markets or advisory/ﬁnancial services; either as an analyst, as a professional accountant, or as a preparation for further research at PhD level. The programme curriculum will provide a blend of theoretical, research and practice-led content. This will enable students to develop deeper conceptual and theoretically informed perspectives of accounting and ﬁnancial practices with acknowledgment of the role of information systems in those processes.
The programme is delivered by experienced academic and professional staﬀ with international research proﬁles and provides students with a route to gain professional qualiﬁcations in any ﬁeld of accounting with the focus on the Association of Chartered Certiﬁed Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICA) & the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
The degree is designed for maximum flexibility, allowing busy professionals to upgrade their skills and build a powerful network, without disruptions to their commitments at work and at home. Classes are held one full weekend in a month.
Accreditation & Collaboration
Accelerated degree is a joint undertaking between Accra Business School and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) and accredited by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana. Accra Business School provides academic direction whiles Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) Awards the degree.
As a social enterprise initiative in education, Accra Business School believes that Masters Education should not be the preserve of the privileged few. Our MSc therefore, is one of the most aﬀordable MSc’s in Ghana. Our ﬂexible payment plan also ensures that you pay as you go. Alternatively our Barclays bank students loan arrangement allows salaried workers to learn whiles Barclays pays..
During these 12 months, students will experience a number of unique opportunities to help strengthen their individual talents, challenge their mental models and preconceived limits, and build a powerful new network.
These opportunities include:
• Executive coaching delivered both in teams and individually to accelerate learning and personal growth.
• Executive conversations with current and former CEOs from globally recognized companies who share their experiences in intimate, informal dialogues with students.
• Expanded network of meaningful relationships are built within the select and highly accomplished group of students, faculty, executive mentors, and coaches.