Postgraduate research opportunities

Postgraduate research opportunities


Postgraduate research

Postgraduate research

Accounting & Finance at Glasgow has had an international reputation for high-quality research and teaching since 1925. It is ranked 1st in the UK (Complete University Guide 2021).

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 will gain career-enhancing professional skills and a degree accredited by all the major UK professional accounting bodies.

As a postgraduate student in Accounting & Finance, you will have access to excellent financial databases including Bloomberg, WRDS Compustat, CRSP, Datastream, BoardEx, FAME and Thomson ONE.

Accounting & Finance boasts three computer laboratories which are equipped with accounting software Sage Accounts, statistical software such as STATA and Minitab, bibliography software such as EndNote, qualitative research software such as NVivo, and online data sources such as Company Analysis. You will also have access to a dedicated Social Sciences employability officer who can help you to enhance your employability and related skills.