Staffordshire University

Accounting and Finance (with a foundation year) Staffordshire University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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If you enjoy working with numbers and are passionate about problem-solving, our Accounting and Finance degree could equip you for a successful career in financial services. Our Accounting courses have been ranked 1st for Students Satisfied with Teaching in the Guardian League Tables 2018.

Whether you want to work in accountancy, financial services, banking, taxation or insurance, this course will help you develop practical accounting skills for business-related and management positions.

With the BA (Hons) accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), this course is highly regarded.

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Course details


Foundation Year
Year 1 Introduction to Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Ethics and Governance, Law for Managers, The Professional Toolkit
Year 2 Financial Reporting, Business Creation and Innovation, Advanced Management Accounting, Computerised Accounting, Advanced Professional Toolkit, Work placement project
Year 3 Financial Strategy and Decision Making, Personal and Business Taxation, Auditing Fraud and Risk Management, Investment and Banking

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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code N400
Institution code S72
Campus name Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points We use UCAS points in our offer making and welcome a wide range of  qualifications.

Mature students holding  non-standard qualifications and/or experience are  encouraged to apply.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £5,500 Year 1
EU £5,500 Year 1
International £11,100 Year 1
England £5,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,500 Year 1
Scotland £5,500 Year 1
Wales £5,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Indicative fees are for the foundation year of the course and will increase to the standard fee of £9250 for home and EU for each year of the course thereafter. Non-EU international students: Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Provider information

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Staffordshire University
College Road
Stoke on Trent

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