University of Central Lancashire

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

Accounting and Financial Studies

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Course summary

Course Overview On Accounting and Financial Studies you’ll gain valuable insights into accounting and its varied applications in business life. Why study with us

  • You’ll explore subjects which are fundamental to understanding the financial position of an enterprise.
  • You'll have access to SAP and SAGE world-renowned software providers.
  • You’ll get the opportunity to further develop your employability by taking a 48-week paid placement, in accountancy, business and public sector environments.
What you’ll do
  • You’ll have the chance to spend your second year studying at our Cyprus Campus.
  • The accounting and financial knowledge you’ll gain is ideal if you’re interested in a financial or related consultancy career within the accountancy profession, business or public services.
  • We’ll give you all the skills and experience you need to become financially astute and make real changes and contributions in all sectors – without qualifying as an accountant first.
  • This course is accredited by the CIMA, the world's largest professional body of management accountants, which provides relevant training and finance qualifications for business.
  • We've been awarded the Small Business Charter (SBC) in recognition of our commitment to supporting student entrepreneurship, small businesses and the local economy. The SBC is an award for the UK’s world-class business schools.
Future careers This Accounting and Finance Studies degree will enable you to work within international finance. It’s ideal if you’re looking for a financial or related consultancy career within the accountancy profession, business or public services.-


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Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6with no component score less than 5.5 (To have been taken within two years of the course commencement date)

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

*subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Accounting and Financial Studies at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS