Oxford Brookes University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Accounting and Finance

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Course summary

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Our Accounting and Finance degree will help you to develop an international perspective and excellent skills in:

  • team work
  • problem solving
  • communication.
Most of our teaching staff are qualified accountants. Their professional experience will enrich your classroom experience and curriculum. You will benefit from our close links with leading practitioners and employers. This also ensures that your learning experience is practical, relevant and up to date. You can be part of our Accounting for Community: Engaging Students (ACES) project in your second or final year. This gives you experience in working for a local charity to assist with their accounting. We have an established relationship with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the global body for professional accountants. We also have Partner in Learning status with the institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). You may also be interested in our Accounting and Economics course, which shares modules with Accounting and Finance.

Course details

Modules

On this course you will be taught about international standards, practices of accounting, thinking globally and working across cultures. Included in the first year modules are sessions which will equip you with key skills, including academic writing and reading in English, primary research, sourcing and evaluating secondary data, academic referencing with emphasis on avoiding plagiarism, and manipulation and critical evaluation of numerical data. In Year 2 there are sessions providing help and guidance in sourcing and applying for the most suitable work placement positions for you. In Year 3 there is the option of a work placement which will enable you to graduate with highly valued graduate-level work experience alongside the academic knowledge and transferable skills gained throughout the course.


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Reading 6.0. Writing 6.0. Listening 5.5. Speaking 5.5.

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
98%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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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 £14500 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note that tuition fees may increase in subsequent years for both new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Oxford Brookes University intends to continue to set fees at the maximum level permitted for new and returning Home and EU students. Fees are subject to agreement by the Office for Students.

Sponsorship information

At Oxford Brookes, we have always warmly welcomed students from the EU. We deeply value the enormous contributions they make, and we will continue to do all we can to welcome EU students long into the future. We are therefore delighted to announce that we will be offering scholarships of £4,000 to all EU students who wish to join our degree programmes in the academic year 2021/22. If you meet the criteria, this scholarship will be applied automatically as a discount to your tuition fees across all years of study. For full details including eligibility criteria, please see our website at https://www.brookes.ac.uk/studying-at-brookes/finance/undergraduate-finance---eu-students/2021-22/financial-help-for-undergraduate-eu-students/

Accounting and Finance at Oxford Brookes University - UCAS