"Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, examinations may be replaced by an alternative form of assessment during the academic year 2020/2021. Please refer to the Programme Specification on these pages for further details."
Why choose this course?
Developed in collaboration with ACCA, ICAEW, and CIMA, our course gives you exemptions from professional exams, helping you qualify faster.
Input from industry leaders and professional bodies adds real-world skills to academic theory, giving you the competitive edge.
You’ll be taught by leading academics and innovative industry specialists with years of hands-on experience in commercial accounting.
We’ll help you find a valuable work placement, developing sought-after skills either in the UK or overseas.
You’ll also have the opportunity to study abroad for part of your course, developing confidence, experience, and practical language skills.
What's the course about?
Indicative course structure
This course gives you a firm understanding of key business functions and the basic principles of accounting and finance. You’ll learn about corporate reporting, auditing, corporate law, and management accounting, as well as develop your general business and commercial awareness. You’ll study and research the key areas of financial accounting and corporate finance in great depth, and choose from a broad range of specialist modules. These cover topics such as financial strategy, taxation, Islamic banking, and information systems. During the course, you’ll have the opportunity to study abroad or take a work placement for a year.
This course offers exemptions from the professional examinations of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Your main campus is de Havilland
You’ll share this campus with students from business, law, sport, education, and humanities subjects. The student housing is close to our Sports Village which includes a gym, swimming pool, and climbing wall. You can get breakfast, lunch, or dinner in our on-campus restaurant or bar (in the newly built Enterprise Hub) on days you don’t feel like cooking. You can also use the common room to play pool, video games or just to hang out with friends.  Our Learning Resources Centres are open 24/7, which means you can study whenever suits you best. Want to pop over to the other campus? You can take the free shuttle bus or walk there in just 15 minutes.
This course includes the options of: