Explore how accounting can be developed to meet the needs of society. Why Accounting at Strathclyde? Accounting & Finance is ranked No 1 in the UK (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and Complete University Guide 2019). Learn about the preparation, presentation and interpretation of financial information. Accredited by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. First BA in Accounting in the UK to be approved for endorsement under the Institute of Management Accountant’s Higher Education Endorsement Programme. Your Career The majority of study combinations of this course lead to a fully accredited degree, allowing you to train for membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. Many graduates go on to qualify as Chartered Accountants and others enter branches of commerce such as banking, insurance and fund management. This course is also useful for those considering a more general business career.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible 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.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||AAA||GCSE English Language 6/B or Literature 6/B, or an essay-based A Level B may be considered in lieu of English; A Level Maths A.|
|Scottish Higher||AAABB - AAAA||English B, Maths A|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||38 points||No subject below 5 and including English SL5, Maths HL6.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H1, H1, H1, H2, H2||Mathematics to be at H1 and English at H2|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||Relevant HNC/HND, A in graded Units; for advice on entry to Year 2, contact Business School Admissions|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.