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The MSc in Strategic Accounting is a 1 year top up course for individuals who have completed all their CIMA examinations.
Applicants who have completed all their CIMA exams are given exemptions and can complete their MSc in one year.
Modules and delivery order may change for operational purposes.
The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course disclaimer for more information.
Study through our Campus Moodle virtual learning environment (VLE) provides full open access to tutors and other class members. Students have the benefit of being part of a group of learners with the invaluable opportunity to participate in active, group-related learning within a supportive online community setting. The interactive online campus provides students with lectures and course materials and these include:
Once you have received an offer for the course, applicants are offered the chance to log into Campus Moodle for more information and to interact with staff and other applicants.
Applicants are normally CIMA qualified and hold one of the following :
Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.
We accept a variety of in-country and secure English language tests, find out more:
* All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. A small number of courses require higher levels, but this will be stated explicitly on your offer letter.
Robert Gordon University is delighted to offer a 20% loyalty discount on course fees for all alumni who have graduated from RGU, further information available via the Alumni page.
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For Academic Year 2016/2017
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For Academic Year 2014/2015
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For Academic Year 2012/2013
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Course fees are reviewed periodically and so are subject to change for new applicants. All tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in your offer letter. You will also be liable to pay a graduation fee of £40 before receiving a University award.For further information see Student Finance pages
The Terms and Conditions of Admission describe to applicants holding an offer of a place to study at RGU, the principal rights, duties and obligations of both the applicant and the University prior to enrolling on a course of study.
The MSc Strategic Accounting equips graduates with a real competitive advantage.
The profession is a highly regarded one, both in the UK and overseas - and both awards are very well known within the Industry. Opportunities for future careers exist within local, national and international companies in the areas of management accounting and financial accounting and also in commercial roles requiring financial analysis skills.
The University supports career development and offers online and offline advice, services and resources through the Careers Advisory Service.
“RGU has been nothing but supportive in every way possible, considering this is an on line distance learning degree I don't feel like I am tackling it alone at all!”
“The virtual learning environment and online library provided a one-stop-shop for everything I needed to know as a student.”
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