Preparatory Courses for University of London (Queen Mary) Global MBA (Accountancy) - HKU SPACE: Accounting courses
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Preparatory Courses for University of London (Queen Mary) Global MBA (Accountancy)

Awarded by
University of London, United Kingdom
Course Code
Study mode
Start Date
04 Jan 2021 (Mon)
Next intake(s)
Every January and July for some Accountancy Modules, Every October and April for some Core Modules
1 year to 5 years
Course Fee
HK$8800 per module
Good News!

The University of London is offering a 40% Scholarship to all those new GMBA students registered for the October intake through HKU SPACE as local support. Students will only need to pay around HKD170,000 for the full GMBA programme.

Apply NOW to study a world-class GMBA!


Why study the Preparatory course for Global MBA (Accountancy Specialism) with HKU SPACE?

- Higher chance of getting the MBA with our experienced teachers’ support
- Lower cost
- Entry requirements:
[Normal] - A second-class honours bachelor degree AND three-years’ work experience in a managerial role (within the past five years)
Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting (Pgdip PA) Graduates - A second-class honours bachelor degree OR three-years’ work experience in a managerial role (within the past five years)

- PgdPa graduates have been granted 4 modules’ exemption out of 10 modules; 2 core and 2 elective.

The Global MBA equips you with an expert understanding of the challenges facing today’s global business leaders. It offers flexibility and a broad range of options to suit your needs and your employer's.

The Global MBA Accountancy pathway promotes the development of a broad knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and their relevance to business decision-making.

This preparatory course aims to provide tuition support to students for studying the MBA (Specialist Pathway: Accountancy), Queen Mary University of London. 

For more information, please refer to and

Key Features

  1. Flexible Online Study plus Face-to-Face Lectures taught by local experts.
  2. Queen Mary ranked 12th in the Times Higher Education, Best UK Universities in 2020; ranked 121st in the world; ranked 11th overall in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) rankings in 2014.
  3. Good value for resources: 1-2 years duration of study; tuition fees is around HK$175,000 in total.
  4. Exemptions for CIMA and ACCA members of up to 5 modules (total 11 course modules).
  5. Accreditation from Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Students can ever gain Chartered Manager status through the MBA.
  6. Global University of London community of more than 100,000 alumni from 180 countries.

To complete the MBA specialist in Accountancy, you will need:

  • Six core MBA modules
  • Four Accountancy modules
  • The Strategic Project

The Accountancy specialism will:

  • identify, differentiate and evaluate a variety of accounting approaches
  • apply accounting principles to solving problems in changing business environments
  • evaluate the implications of decisionmaking on the viability of businesses.

Programme structure (Specialist Pathway: Accountancy)

Six (6) core modules

Next intake and Course code

(HKU SPACE Preparatory Course)

Accounting and Finance [BAM010] #

2021 April


Economics for Managers [BAM020]

2020 October


Marketing for Managers [BAM030]

2021 April


Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management [BAM040] #

2020 October


Strategic Management [BAM050]

2021 April


Successful Leadership [BAM060] 

2020 October


Plus four (4) Accountancy modules below  

Accounting for Managers [BAM200] #

2021 July


Advanced Management Accounting [BAM205]

2021 July


Financial Reporting and Analysis [BAM210] #

2021 January


Application Code (2021 January): 1865-1646AW

International Accounting [BAM215]

To be confirmed



Strategic Project in Accountancy [BAM905]

To be confirmed


For the details of the 6 core modules, please refer to

The above offering schedule is subject to change without prior notice.

Modules are subject to availability. In exceptional circumstances, UoL may cancel all registrations for a module if an insufficient number of students have registered.

# Module exemption is granted for the graduates from HKU SPACE Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting (PgDip(PA))

  • Mounting of each course is subject to sufficient enrolment and solely at the discretion of the School. 
  • HKU SPACE reserves all rights to make revisions or alternations to the course schedule, content, tutor or other details if necessary.

  • Contact hour for each preparatory course (Accountancy Modules): 30 hours

HKU SPACE Entrance requirements

To apply for the Preparatory Course for MBA, applicants must first register with UoL as students of this MBA programme and enrol in the relevant module(s).

UoL Entrance requirements

Applicants must submit an application in line with the procedures and deadlines set out on the website.

All details of the programme specific requirements are given on the programme page, under Entry requirements.

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$8800 per module (HK$17600 for Strategic Project in Accountancy)
  • (Fees are reviewed annually and subject to change without prior notice. Mounting of each course is subject to sufficient enrolment and solely at the discretion of the School)
  • (Additional Costs - You will also need to budget for:)
  • (1. Course Fee for University of London: Details please visit
  • (2. Exams: exam centres charge a fee for hosting your exams)
Enrolment Method

To apply for this HKU SPACE Preparatory Course, applicants must first register with University of London as students of Global MBA programme and enrol in the relevant module(s).

Academic direction is provided by Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

A member of the prestigious Russell Group, Queen Mary was ranked in the world’s top 25 institutions by Times Higher Education 2017 for international outlook. This was based on the proportion of international staff and students, citations and internationally co-authored papers.

Queen Mary also places a high priority on the integration of its teaching and research. This ensures that your MBA study materials are informed by the latest developments in the industry and are fully relevant to your needs.