Important notice – campus change This course will move to the Belfast campus. Students will change campus part way through this course. The degree is a four-year programme with an equal weighting of accounting and law based modules being covered in each year. It also has an option of an intercalary/placement year after Year 3. The aim of this degree is to produce professionally focused graduates who have an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice of accounting and law. The degree prepares students for: a career in accountancy (specialising in those areas which require a more in-depth knowledge of law, such as forensics, due diligence and litigation); a career in law (in particular, corporate law) and/or; postgraduate studies in accounting, law or cognate disciplines.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||ABB - BBB||A-level grades BBB if including A-Level Mathematics or ABB if not completing A-level Mathematics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||To include 10 distinctions.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Overall Access profile 70%.|
|Scottish Higher||BBBBC - BBBCC||To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||BBC - CCC||To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points||To include 13 points at higher level.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H3, H3, H3, H3 - H3, H3, H3, H3, H3||To include Maths at Higher level.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE Profile to include Maths with a minimum Grade B. GCSE Profile to include English Language with a minimum Grade C.|
English language requirements for international applicants The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes. Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£4275||Year 1|