University of Wolverhampton

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance with Sandwich Placement

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Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Wolverhampton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This award equips you with the relevant skills and knowledge to pursue a career in accountancy, finance, banking and a wide range of management roles. The programme has been designed specifically to provide you with maximum exemptions from internationally recognised accounting professional body examinations, giving you a head start when it comes to qualifying as an accountant. In addition to your academic studies, you will also be trained in the use of accounting software, analytical skills and report writing and further employability skills which will enable you to better adapt to the rapidly changing environment of work. All students have the opportunity to take an optional placement year providing valuable workplace experience and significantly improving your employability on graduation. In addition, during your studies you will have the opportunity to meet with accounting and business practitioners through guest lectures and other special events. The University of Wolverhampton has recently partnered with ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) in their Accelerate programme which allows final year students an accelerated path to ACCA membership, enhanced career prospects, discounted fees, access to the global ACCA community to provide practical assistance with studies and future career. Find out more about the Accelerate programme The degree can also be used as the basis for postgraduate study in the area of finance and general business management. For example, the Business School has a MSc in Finance and Accounting which dovetails in with the knowledge and skills obtained on this programme. You may also study Accounting or Finance as part of the following joint awards: ◾BA (Hons) Business and Accounting ◾BA (Hons) Business and Finance Please note: Part-time study requires attendance during the day.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN402
Institution code W75
Campus nameUniversity of Wolverhampton
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points
A level CCC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM
Access to HE Diploma Access to HE Diploma (Full Award) including 45 Level 3 credits at Merit.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DD
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Mathematics at grade 4+ (previously grade C). Please note we do NOT accept GCSE Short Courses.
OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma MMM

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Accounting and Finance with Sandwich Placement at University of Wolverhampton - UCAS