Students will be given the opportunity for two internship placement at BDO Ningbo office and Moore Stephens Beijing office and Lixin Zhonglian Ningbo office.
BDO has member firms in 154 countries, employs around 64,000 partners and staff in over 1,400 offices, and is the fifth largest professional services network globally and in China.
Moore Stephens is the world’s 11th largest accountancy network, and there are 626 office in over 108 countries, employs around 27997 partners.
Lixinzhong liang accounting firm was set up in 1986. The head office is in Tianjin, there are 30 partners and more than 10 offices in different province, like Beijing, Fujian province, Hebei province, shangdong province,etc.
Career options for this degree
This degree offers opportunities in a variety of careers in Accountancy, Auditing, Business Development, Financial Advice, Investment Management, Marketing, Mergers and Acquisitions, Procurement, Research, Risk Assurance, and Tax Consultancy.
The MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting) programme is a full-time, postgraduate degree studied over two years, including the opportunity to undertake a block of paid and assessed internship (placement) with a large international accounting firm.
The structure of the MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting) programme is modular, with individual modules each having a weighting of 20 credits. One credit represents 10 hours of student work, meaning that a 20 credit module represents 200 hours of study including formal teaching, independent study, revision, and the preparation of assessments. For teaching purposes the academic year is divided into two semesters (Autumn and Spring) that consists of 12 weeks of teaching, respectively, followed by periods of revision and examination assessment. A degree requires the successful completion of 240 credits, 60 of which are taken at each semester.
Students spend a minimum of 9 weeks of internship (placement) each year with a large international accounting firm as an integral part of the programme (subject to assessment for Fitness to Practice). Students must attend and pass the assessments for both the Accounting Internship and Accounting Project modules to be awarded the MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting).
More information is available on key facts about the delivery of the programme.
Dr. Huimin Song
Programme Director of MSc Finance and Investment (Professional Accounting), Assistant Professor of Practice in Accounting
For academic enquiry, please email: [email protected] (Note: We do not advise you to enquiry for admission.)