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Accounting

Internationally recognised research and high quality teaching

The Accounting Group at Aston Business School aims to provide a broad and rich learning experience, balancing academic rigour with real-world practical knowledge, to produce rounded graduates and post-graduates with the highest possible level of critical and employability skills.

Our teaching and research staff include experienced academics with research background and professionals with significant industry and consultancy experience. With this unique mix of academic staff members, students are exposed from day one with accounting experience at Aston that set them ahead.  To learn more about our department, please see our Group Members.

We constantly innovate our programmes to give students the competitive edge. Our lectures and seminars are research driven and supplemented by a wide range of technological innovations, including interactive e-learning, webinars, and real-time online quizzes. Students also have the opportunity to develop their communication, teamwork and decision making skills via business simulation activities, case studies and discussion forums. 

We expose our students to the latest development in the business and profession by holding guest speakers sessions. Building on the research strength of the department, we encourage our students to consider accounting practices and its consequences in its wider socio-political context instead of treating it merely as a neutral technical exercise.

For more details on our flagship degree programmes, please click on the links below:

BSc Accounting for Management 

MSc Accounting and Finance 

MSc International Accounting and Finance

We also support the highly regarded Aston MBA and contribute to activities of the Business School including the Centre for Executive Development.