The BSc Accounting and Management with Integrated Foundation Year combines a three-year degree in Accounting and Management with a bespoke foundation year, taught on campus by Queen Mary lecturers. This route can provide you with a pathway to a bachelor's degree, if your prior education or English language proficiency does not enable you to apply for the three-year degree. Do you want to gain expertise in accounting, business and management? Accounting disclosures and financial reports are vital to business analysis and decision-making. They equip managers, owners and investors with highly valuable information to use in monitoring the effectiveness of a firm or organisation. This joint degree programme will enable you to develop a broad understanding of the theory and practice of both disciplines, and will prepare you to apply your knowledge and skills to the workplace. You will gain a sound understanding of accounting methods and financial management techniques designed to assess and improve company-level financial performance. Optional modules will cover a broad range of business and management subjects, including corporate governance, entrepreneurship, supply chains and business law. This degree will challenge and inspire you, and provide you with an essential foundation for a future career in accounting, finance, banking or general management. management. Queen Mary University of London is one of the few Russell Group universities in the UK to hold the triple accreditation status from the three leading global accounting professional bodies; the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Institute of Chartered Accounts in England and Wales (ICAEW) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Year 0 Foundation Year Compulsory: IFP/J3016 Applied Mathematics for Business IFP/J3000 English Language and Study Skills IFP/J3020 Independent Study Project IFP/J3015 Introduction to Business and Management IFP/J3018 Management You must choose one from: IFP/J3017 Accounting for Business IFP/J3019 Marketing Optional Choose one from: Film studies: IFP3009 Introduction to Film Studies; IFP3010 European and American Art Cinema French: IFP4011 French Language and Culture I (a); LAN4012 French Language and Culture I (b) Geography: IFP/J3005 Introduction to Human Geography; IFP/J3006 The Human Geography of London History: IFP/J3023 The History of the UK from 1900 to 1955; IFP/J3024 The History of the UK since 1956 Politics and International Relations: IFP/J3003 Introduction to Politics; IFP/J3004 Introduction to International Politics Japanese: IFP4041 Japanese Language and Culture I (a); LAN4042 Japanese Language and Culture I (b) Literature: IFP/J3007 Introduction to English Literature; IFP/J3008 Introduction to American Literature Spanish: IFP4021 Spanish Language and Culture I (a); LAN4022 Spanish Language and Culture I (b) Please note that all modules are subject to change. Further information on modules taken in years 1,2 and 3 of your degree can be found on the course page on our website.
Assessment typically includes a combination of coursework (presentations, assignments, essay report writing, in-class tests, research and project work) and/or examinations in May or June.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
- Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
- Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
How to apply
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Academic Requirements This programme combines a three-year degree in Accounting and Finance with a bespoke foundation year, providing you with a smooth pathway as an international or EU student whose prior education or English language proficiency does not enable you to apply directly for a three-year degree. This programme is designed for students who have completed a good high school education that consists of at least 12 years’ study. For minimum requirements, please refer to details on our website. For full country specific entry requirements and qualification equivalencies visit: qmul.ac.uk/international/countries Applicants who have studied A levels in the UK will be considered on a case by case basis. If you have taken both GCSE and A level exams (or equivalent qualifications) in the UK you will not be considered for admission to this programme. In such cases we recommend that you apply for the relevant three year programme with entry in year 1. English Minimum of IELTS 6.0, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.
English language requirements
All applicants to QMUL must show they meet a minimum academic English language standard for admission and to be successful on the course. Please refer to the website below for details on our English Language requirements by course and acceptable alternative qualifications. You will also find important information regarding UKVI's English requirements if you are applying as an international student who will require Tier 4 immigration permission to enter the UK.
Queen Mary University of London: English Language Requirements
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Fees and funding
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