Degree Programmes and Majors
You probably do not know about the numerous well-paid career opportunities available to nursing graduates across the world. Nursing professionals can choose from a variety of exciting specialist careers depending on their educational background, interests, and desired level of practice anywhere in the world. You could become Nurse Anesthetist, Travelling Nurse, Surgery Nurse, etc, etc, etc. Whatever be your ambition our Nursing degree will give you the best foundation to obtain your desired goals.
While most people think about accounting as one homogenous industry, the reality is, there is no one set accounting career path. There are different specialised fields of accounting. While almost all accounting careers will require a basis of fundamental technical accounting skills and capabilities, from there, you can go on and specialise base on the needs available in your community and your own interests. Our Accounting degree is simply designed to make you the best in any chosen field in Accounting.
A career in Finance isn't all about money, though it starts there. For the business graduate, earning a degree is just the beginning. It's important to consider your own interests and strengths as you discern the type of work that you'd enjoy and at which you would excel. Our Finance degree will prepare you to excel in the Money Market and Financial Services. Be it Financial Planning, Corporate Finance, Commercial or Investment Banking, Hedge Funds, Private Equity/Venture Capital, Insurance, or Public Accounting.
Someone said, "Marketing is like God, everyone talks about it, but no one knows what it actually is". Others say, "Marketing is everything". Our degree unvails the mysteries of Marketing and provides you with the opportunity to build special career competencies and work as; Brand Managers, Product Managers, Accounts Manager, Digital Marketers, Inbound Marketers, Social Media Managers, Marketing Copywriters, Media Planners, Public Relations Managers, Marketing Researchers, Event managers, etc.
Are you considering HR management as a career choice? Wise decision! Not only do HR professionals contribute to business viability and success through the strategic management of human capital, but the profession itself continues to increase its stature as a career choice, pursued by many in today’s ever-changing, competitive marketplace. In fact, in 2007, Money magazine and Salary.com researched hundreds of jobs and ranked Human Resource Managers as number four on its list of the Top Ten.
In the context of media and communications, the world is an exciting place to live in today. Media and communications hold a global relevance in the world dynamics now, thanks to the introduction of digital media. Even though traditional media such as television and radio still holds significance, media has experienced a paradigm shift with the dawning of the digital age. Now, the world has become more accessible. Our degree will make you a leading TV and Radio Journalist or Broadcast Journalist, Print Journalist, and Online Journalist.
In the context of media and communications, the world is an exciting place to live in today. Our BSc Communication and Media Studies with Strategic Communication track shall open employment opportunities across a spectrum of industries, including public relations, politics and political research, public policy and legislative affairs, higher education, mass media, marketing, financial services, entertainment, government, healthcare, and more.
Media and communications hold a global relevance in the world dynamics now, thanks to the introduction of digital media. Our BSc Communication and Media Studies with Development Communication track development will prepare students with the strategic use of communication for the alleviation of social problems in evolving societies. As such it is an area where questions about the role(s) of media in encouraging or inhibiting social change are absolutely central especially in developing countries.
Economists use and apply their understanding of micro and macroeconomics, econometrics, and mathematical and financial economics, to business situations. A wide range of employers value economists' skills of numeracy and analysis and their ability to understand and communicate broad socio-economic and political concepts to a wider audience. Pursue Knutsford's BSc Economics and enrich lives of organisations, enterprises and individuals excellently.
Computer Science is the driving force behind the advancement of modern computing. Merging deep technical acumen, creativity, and scientific research skills, computer scientists invent new information systems and improve upon existing ones. Computer scientists work in a variety of industries, notably hardware and software design companies, government sectors, IT research firms, and academia. Our degree will make you a contributor to this great field of study.
The dominance of the IT job market is due to numerous factors, including the rapid growth of the Internet and e-commerce, lower hardware prices allowing more businesses to upgrade their technology, increased demand for information security specialists spurred by the escalating frequency and sophistication of cybercrimes, the advent of smarter applications enabling companies to analyze data for unprecedented business intelligence, cloud computing revolutionizing the way IT departments operate, and the continued proliferation of mobile devices.MBA in Finance
Job openings in finance are soaring, and not just in traditional Wall Street roles. A 2014 survey by CareerBuilder showed 35% of financial services employers planned to add jobs that year. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) estimates that many jobs in the financial services sector will grow much faster than the national average from 2014 to 2024.
Graduates with an MBA in finance are uniquely positioned to take advantage of this growth. With ordinary consumers showing a growing interest in leveraging finance expertise in their life planning, a wealth of finance jobs are available in both new and traditional settings. Plus, there are many entrepreneurial opportunities for MBA holders who wish to start their own ventures.
Those who hold Knutsford's MBA in Accounting can look forward to lucrative careers as senior accountants, accounting managers, corporate controllers, finance managers, chief financial officers or even chief executive officers. They are well-equipped with all the working knowledge of all facets of business management in addition to a deeper understanding of accounting discipline.
Our MBA in accounting curriculum typically covers the conceptual framework of accounting, legal standards, special programs associated with revenue recognition, and reporting standards for stockholders’ equity. Advanced accounting principles, from accounting information systems to forensic accounting, are covered from management’s point of view.