Accounting, Finance and Law Division

Our division conducts research that spans accounting and finance and teaches across accounting, finance and law.

Who we are

We are one of the leading teaching and research groups in the UK. Our expertise spans many areas of accounting, financial markets and corporate finance.

What we do

Our teaching portfolio includes courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our research is published in leading journals.

Research centres

We are home to The Centre for Governance, Regulation and Industrial Strategy.



Our courses

We teach on and help to run five taught courses.


BSc Accounting and Finance

Gain a solid grounding in core management areas. You’ll develop the knowledge and skills needed for a career in accounting, finance or business.

MSc in Finance

Receive a solid foundation in finance. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance-related career.

MSc in Finance with Banking

Build a theoretical foundation in finance and banking alongside the departments of Mathematical Sciences and Economics.

About us

Our areas of research include financial reporting, auditing, asset allocation, pricing, efficiency of markets, capital structure, investment appraisal, dividend policy and mergers and acquisitions. We also study corporate governance, behavioural finance and entrepreneurial finance.

Contact us

For enquiries, please contact our Head of Division