Organisations are constantly evaluating ways to develop and maintain a competitive advantage, including:
The effective management of these functions is of vital importance.
This course will deepen your knowledge of financial and cost accounting. You will have a greater knowledge and understanding of finance and financial decision making in areas such as product costing and investing.
On completion of the course you will be able to enter a range of sectors including health, manufacturing, transport, engineering and purchasing.
The course develops your critical skills, which will help you to evaluate, synthesise and apply theories and concepts in operations and accounting. You will apply these skills to a range of open-ended problems.
The course also makes sure you can provide technical, commercial and managerial leadership. It also develops your interpersonal and communication skills.
Newcastle University Business School is accredited by the:
Only 1% of business schools worldwide hold triple accreditation.
There is no application closing date for this course. They suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. This is so that you have enough time to make the necessary arrangements.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Take IELTS test
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You need the following GPA score:
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, is preferred.
To study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language requirements:
Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills)
If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a pre-sessional English course.
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