Accounting and Finance with Business Analytics at Abertay University - UCAS

Abertay University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance with Business Analytics

Course summary

Join our professionally accredited Accounting and Finance with Business Analytics degree and learn how to work at the financial heart of any business.  This degree is designed to give you the knowledge and hands-on experience you need to work in accounting and finance. Get set to think in different ways, unleash your creativity and explore the financial core of the business world.  There is a critical need for people who can understand and analyse data strategically in order to enhance business opportunities. This sits perfectly with accounting and finance, giving you the ability to interpret findings clearly and effectively, and influence decision-making at all levels. Work placements and study abroad options

  • All the skills you need for a career in accountancy, taxation, auditing and corporate finance.
  • Professional body accreditation from ICAS, CIMA, ACCA and AIA.
  • An enhanced CV filled with activities such as the IBM Universities Business Challenge and Entrepreneurial Brains Made on Campus (EMBC) in association with Germany’s Stuttgart Media University.
  • If you want to start your own business, or work as a freelancer, Bell Street Ventures is on campus to help you.
  • International study abroad and work placement options.
  • A flexible degree, part of a portfolio of 12 related courses.
We prepare you to hit the ground running thanks to live business projects and simulations set by companies such as  Sky, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Children 1st. So whether your ambition is to start your own business or work within an organisation, your skills will be relevant all over the world. A flexible degree You can tailor your studies to suit your interests and career plans. This flexible degree is part of a larger portfolio of 12 courses covering business, accounting and marketing. Abertay is widely regarded as THE place to come for high quality teaching. But don't take our word for it:
  • Scotland's Top Modern University - Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey 2023).
  • UK University of the Year 2021 - Teaching Quality (The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide).
  • UK Top 10 - Student Satisfaction & Teaching (Guardian Good University Guide 2021).


Year 1 core modules (subject to change) - ANF101 Introduction to Accounting; BMT101 Nature of Management; ANF102 Finance & Statistics; BMT108 Business Economics. You will also be able to select elective/option modules. For detailed module information please check our website.

Assessment method

Assessment varies substantially across modules. Some modules, particularly where there is professional accreditation, have more traditional assessments such as exams. However, where we can, we like to vary the types of assessment. Therefore students can expect to create presentations, videos, posters, reports, research outputs, practical exercises, strategic papers, design processes or products and so on. As the programme has multiple options, students will be able to experience a wide range of assessments.

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

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Year 2 - Higher National Certificate or equivalent Year 3 - Higher National Diploma or equivalent Please see website for accepted courses

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Applicants should have National 5/GCSE English and Maths at grade C/4 - Lifeskill Maths and Application of Maths NOT accepted in lieu of Maths. Higher Applications of Maths at grade C accepted.

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Minimum Qualification Requirements

We may make you an offer at the minimum entry grades if you meet the criteria.

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English language requirements

We look for applicants to have achieved an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with no individual test lower than 5.5. Some degrees have higher requirements - refer to the 'entry routes' tab of each degree for more detail.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £1820 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £15000 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

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Accounting and Finance with Business Analytics at Abertay University - UCAS