Accounting and Finance at Birmingham Business School

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Accounting and Finance at Birmingham Business School has a history of academic excellence in both research and teaching that places it at the forefront of knowledge creation and dissemination. The departments and wider Business School have strong links with organisations in the fields of accounting and finance, including professional bodies and commercial, governmental and third sector organisations.

Department of: Accounting | Finance

Degrees and courses

View the available undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree programmes available in the fields of Accounting and Finance.

Research

Find out about the ongoing research happening within the different departments of Accounting and Finance.

Why choose Birmingham?

Find out why you should choose Birmingham Business School for your Accounting and Finance BSc, MSc or PhD/MPhil degree.


The Head of the Department of Finance discusses the MSc in Financial Management at Birmingham Business School (left) and Dr Dan Herbert details the BSc Accounting and Finance undergraduate programme (right).

Latest News

Revelation of Tesco accounting error may have done new board a favour
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There is a long history of companies misstating their financial position and performance, and on Monday Tesco plc became the latest with its announcement that it had overstated its half-year profit forecast by £250 million. This revelation, arising from information provided by an internal whistle-blower, resulted in an 11 per cent reduction in the supermarket giant's share price, putting the share value at an 11-year low. How can an error this large have occurred?
Revelation of Tesco accounting error may have done new board a favour
Description
There is a long history of companies misstating their financial position and performance, and on Monday Tesco plc became the latest with its announcement that it had overstated its half-year profit forecast by £250 million. This revelation, arising from information provided by an internal whistle-blower, resulted in an 11 per cent reduction in the supermarket giant's share price, putting the share value at an 11-year low. How can an error this large have occurred?
University of Birmingham wins Outstanding International Strategy
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The University recently won the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Award (THELMA) for its bold approach to securing its position in Brazil as the higher education institute partner of choice.

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