Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance

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Course summary

.Accounting and finance professionals play a vital role in today's economy. Our degree is for aspiring accountants wishing to build a successful career in the profession. Why study BA Accounting and Finance at Middlesex University? You will gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and finance and learn to understand management concepts within an international business context. BA Accounting and Finance is the ideal first step to becoming a qualified accountant. You can also choose to study Spanish or Mandarin as part of your degree, to ensure you stand out in a competitive job market. Work placements are an invaluable opportunity to gain employability skills so we have introduced two options by which you can integrate into your time at Middlesex. Those who wish to do a placement can take either a 36 week sandwich placement in Year 3 as part of a 4 year degree or two 18 week summer placements allowing you to complete your degree within 3 years. Course highlights Our links with the UK's leading professional bodies, including the ACCA, ICAEW and CIMA ensure that, upon graduation, students receive a number of exemptions from professional exams We cover the costs of students to join the ACCA's Accelerate and CIMA University schemes which gives graduating students associated membership of both bodies, offering further reductions in professional exam fees and access to professional body employability and academic resources, and networking Students will learn to use industry standard accounting programmes, including Sage and OneSource, with the opportunity to gain a CIMA certificate in Sage. Our Financial Markets Lab also gives students access to finance software such as Bloomberg and Datastream

Course details


Year 1 Financial Accounting (30 credits) - Compulsory Financial Data Analysis (15 credits) - Compulsory Corporate Responsibility and Ethics (15 credits) - Compulsory Management Accounting (30 credits) - Compulsory Financial Business Environment (15 credits) - Compulsory Accounting Information Systems (15 credits) - Compulsory Year 2 Applied Financial Accounting OR Advanced Financial Accounting (30 credits) - Compulsory Applied Management Accounting OR Advanced Management Accounting (30 credits) - Compulsory Business Law (30 credits) - Compulsory Financial Mathematics (30 credits) – Optional Operations Management (30 credits) – Optional Financial Project Management (30 credits) – Optional Personal Financial Behaviour (30 credits) – Optional Year 3 Accounting Theory (15 credits) – Compulsory Ethics and Sustainability (15 credits) – Compulsory Taxation (30 credits) – Compulsory Corporate Finance (30 credits) – Compulsory Audit and Assurance (30 credits) – Optional Authentic Leadership Development (30 credits) – Optional Business Start-up (30 credits) – Optional Investment Analysis (30 credits) - Optional Advanced Financial Data Analysis (30 credits) – Optional Corporate Accountability (30 credits) – Optional Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation (30 credits) – Optional Work Internship (30 credits) – Optional

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

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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
EU £14700 Year 1
International £14700 Year 1

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Accounting and Finance at Middlesex University - UCAS