Accounting and Finance, part of the triple-accedited Adam Smith Business School at Glasgow, has had an international reputation for high quality research since 1925.
We are a broad subject group, bringing together expertise in the main areas of:
- finance and market based research
- financial reporting
- management accounting and control
We also have specialist knowledge of accounting education, accounting history, auditing and corporate governance. If you study with us, you can gain career-enhancing professional skills and a degree accredited by all the major UK professional accounting bodies.
Subject league tables
5th in UK
Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide [Accounting & Finance]
Adam Smith Business School news
27 SepPhD student Felix Honecker contributed to Scotland’s national expert group on digital ethics recently. As part of the advisory network Felix summarised current trends and developments in the FinTech sector, highlighting FinTech’s potential for social good and also pointing out ethical challenges that require consideration going forward.
22 SepConceived by a group of accounting scholars spanning three continents, Breaking Boundaries: (Counter) accounts during a pandemic – letters for future generations, is a global and multilingual collection of essays, poems, artwork, music, and video. It offers a lasting record of collective and individual experiences of what accounting was like during the exceptional period of the COVID-19 lockdown and its aftermath.
13 AugAdam Smith Business School and The University of Sydney Business School have signed an agreement to innovate, foster leadership and strengthen research, learning and teaching.
Adam Smith Business School events
16 Sep30 September. A special lecture with Nankai University as part of Nankai-Glasgow Confucius Institute Lecture Series
15 JulThursday 30 September 2021. Online Event. The Economy of Scottish Food and Drink with James Withers