Accounting & Finance at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS

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Course summary

Study accounting and finance on this accredited course. You'll develop the practical knowledge and skills needed for a successful career in accounting, finance and business. This course will equip you with a deep understanding of accounting and finance and their importance for organisations and businesses. As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Develop the key skills and abilities to make an effective contribution to the financial management of organisations now and in the future
  • Construct and analyse financial statements and financial information using a range of techniques and electronic tools
  • Learn to describe and comment on accounting and finance research using data and methodologies
  • Tailor your studies by choosing modules to suit your interests and future career direction
  • Undertake a business simulation project to apply your knowledge and skills
  • Specialise in accountancy or gain a wider perspective on business
  • Have access to guest lectures so you can learn from our business links and industry professionals
Find out more Real world experience If you take a paid work placement in your third year, you’ll develop and enhance your employability. Our students have enjoyed placements with top companies including:
  • Disney
  • Morrisons
  • The NHS
Industry insights Our guest lecture series will help support your development. Past speakers include the CEO of the London Stock Exchange, the Chief Executive of the British Bankers Association and the Chief Economist of Yorkshire Bank. Why study Accounting and Finance at Leeds Beckett University...
  • 94% of students on BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance were positive about the way teaching staff explain things*
  • Industry-standard technology available to help you become a work-ready graduate
  • Links with professional regulating bodies and financial professional institutions will ensure your learning meets the standards demanded by employers
  • Optional industry placement, which will broaden your real-life work experience and impress potential employers
  • 91.9% of graduates in work or further study 15 months after graduation**
National Student Survey 2023 *Percentage of respondents from this course, HESA Graduate outcomes 20-21


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Business Context
  • Corporate & Business Law
  • Introduction to Financial Statements
  • Management Accounting
  • Data Analysis for Finance
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Financial Management
  • Intermediate Management Accounting
  • Dealing with Accounting Adjustments
  • Skills for Accountants
  • Producing & Interpreting Group Financial Statements
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Strategic Planning & Control
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Accounting Issues
  • Audit & Assurance
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 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 & Finance at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS