Accounting and finance isn’t just about trading stocks or maintaining balance sheets.
The courses at Essex Business School will equip you with the quantitative and inter-personal skills needed to get the best from your team and is home to some of world's most respected accounting and finance academics.
They think critically and act responsibility for the good of their organisations and their stakeholders. Essex Business School, where many of our courses are taught, provides an academically rigorous Masters education that’s strongly linked to practice. You gain the skills, confidence and advanced knowledge to thrive in the demanding, and continually changing, fields of accounting, finance and banking.
At Essex, we’re world-renowned for high quality empirical research in accounting, finance and related disciplines. We have accounting expertise in governance, the impact of auditing and the effect of accounting practices in a globalised world. Our finance academics have been cited in the Bank of England, the European Central Bank and the Federal Reserve and are known for their work on financial econometrics, behavioural finance and banking, amongst other research interests.
By studying for a research degree with us, you can benefit from a lively and supportive PhD community and strong industry links. You are supervised by respected academics, who support you to submit papers to conferences and guide you throughout your research journey.
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