The Department of Accountancy, Economics and Finance has over 40 staff involved in teaching and research.

Accountancy & Finance


We currently offer a range of undergraduate programmes in Accountancy and Finance, including our MA (Hons) Accountancy & Finance which is accredited by all the major professional accountancy bodies.

Our postgraduate programmes in Accountancy & Finance build on key areas and specialisms across the spectrum of accounting and finance, as well as developing insight and analytical skills.


Our research in Accountancy & Finance benefits from interdisciplinary collaboration both within the School and across other key areas of expertise in the University such as actuarial mathematics and financial risk. This is reflected by our two research centres in this area:

We are also involved in the Scottish Financial Risk Academy (SFRA) as well as the Genetics and Insurance Research Centre (GIRC)

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