University of Wolverhampton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This award equips you with the relevant skills and knowledge to pursue a career in accountancy, finance, banking and a wide range of management roles.
The programme has been designed specifically to provide you with maximum exemptions from internationally recognised accounting professional body examinations, giving you a head start when it comes to qualifying as an accountant. In addition to your academic studies, you will also be trained in the use of accounting software, analytical skills and report writing and further employability skills which will enable you to better adapt to the rapidly changing environment of work.
All students have the opportunity to take an optional placement year providing valuable workplace experience and significantly improving your employability on graduation. In addition, during your studies you will have the opportunity to meet with accounting and business practitioners through guest lectures and other special events.
The University of Wolverhampton has recently partnered with ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) in their Accelerate programme which allows final year students an accelerated path to ACCA membership, enhanced career prospects, discounted fees, access to the global ACCA community to provide practical assistance with studies and future career.
Find out more about the Accelerate programme
The degree can also be used as the basis for postgraduate study in the area of finance and general business management. For example, the Business School has a MSc in Finance and Accounting which dovetails in with the knowledge and skills obtained on this programme.
You may also study Accounting or Finance as part of the following joint awards:
◾BA (Hons) Business and Accounting
◾BA (Hons) Business and Finance
Please note: Part-time study requires attendance during the day.
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.
|Campus name||University of Wolverhampton|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||96 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma full award (Pass of 60 credits - of which a minimum of 45 credits must be at level 3 including 18 at Merit or Distinction).|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
GCSE Mathematics at grade 4+ (previously grade C).
Please note we do NOT accept GCSE Short Courses.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|