Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Accounting and Finance

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Course summary

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Our Accounting and Finance degree has been developed to equip you with relevant industry knowledge. Many of our graduates secure employment with leading financial organisations. This is the only Accounting and Finance degree in Scotland which has a year-long salaried work placement. Many of our students do so well in their placements that they are offered a job by their placement employer to return to the organisation after graduation. We have established close links with professional accounting bodies and employers, which ensures our course is relevant for today’s accounting profession. You will benefit from the knowledge and expertise of our all of our professionally qualified teaching staff, many of whom qualified with a Big Four firm: Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Course details

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Accountants of Scotland, Institute of
  • Certified Accountants, Chartered Association of
  • International Accountants, Association of
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

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 codeN420
Institution code R36
Campus nameMain Site - Aberdeen
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BBC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma M: 45 credits P: 15 credits Pass with 60 credits to include 45 credits achieved at grade Merit.
Scottish Higher ABBB
Scottish Advanced Higher Accepted.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 29 points
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2, H3
Scottish HND Pass A relevant HND will be considered for entry into year 3.
HND (BTEC) P A relevant HND will be considered for entry into year 3.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1820* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
England £6000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000* Year 1
Wales £6000* Year 1
Channel Islands £6000* Year 1
International £15000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Accounting and Finance at Robert Gordon University - UCAS