University of the West of Scotland

Accounting University of the West of Scotland Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

The programme covers the full range of accountancy subjects, giving you the specialist and generic transferable skills to meet the challenges of an accountancy career.

A variety of teaching and learning approaches are used, with emphasis on teaching towards practical aspects of accounting. Modules are delivered by highly-qualified accounting and finance professionals. Guest speakers will further deepen your understanding of the subject.
You may undertake an optional one-year placement. Study abroad opportunities are available.

Typically our graduates hold a variety of positions in finance related areas. A selection of their job titles includes:

• Financial Analyst
• Accounts Senior
• Financial Assistant
• Assistant Accountant
• Trainee Graduate Accountant
• Credit Operations Advisor
• Tax Specialist

On completion of your studies you can go on to take your professional exams with the main accountancy bodies such as ICAS, ACCA, CIMA and CIPFA for which the maximum exemptions are in place – conditions apply, for full details, see our website.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

HNC in Accounting for Year 2 entry.
HND in Accounting for Year 3 entry.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University of the West of Scotland
Paisley Campus
High Street

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiry Team

0800 027 1000