Kick-start a rewarding career and gain maximum exemptions from professional body qualifications – including ACCA (nine Foundation papers) and CPA Australia (five papers) - with our highly-regarded degree course.
Accounting and finance was one of the biggest growth sectors for graduate vacancies in 2014, and with a median salary of £33,000 for graduates in the accounting and financial services business sectors in 2013/14, it’s a great career choice.
Whether you want to move into auditing, financial reporting, management accounting or financial services, this could be the course for you. You’ll develop subject-specific skills alongside important transferable skills like communication, enterprise, problem solving and quantitative/numerical analysis. These are valuable in any business environment and in both small and larger organisations.
Studying in Chelmsford in our Centre of Excellence in Accounting and Finance, you'll be part of the Lord Ashcroft International Business School, well-recognised by employers and professional bodies as a centre for innovative business education and training.
You'll be taught by inspiring specialists, many with professional accountancy qualifications themselves who are keen to share their wealth of experience and help you gain the skills you need for a successful career. You'll also benefit from regular guest speakers from industry, commerce and accounting firms ready to share their tips of the trade.
Our students and academics come from all over the world, so you’ll learn to operate in a multicultural environment – great preparation for today’s global marketplace
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
17 September 2018
Year one, core modulesFoundations of Finance Economics for Managers Introduction to Business Law Business Analytics Financial and Management Accounting Introduction to Organisations and Management Higher Education and Business Essentials for Leadership and Finance
Year two, core modulesFinancial Reporting Performance Management Project Management Financial Management Auditing Business Research Methods Financial Sustainability
Placement year (Optional)Work Placement - Accounting Finance and Operations Management
Year three, core modulesAdvanced Financial Reporting Undergraduate Major Project The Professional Accountant Taxation in the United Kingdom Corporate Finance Monetary Policy
We'll assess your work in a variety of ways including exams, coursework, essays and activity-based assignments. So expect, for example, problem-solving activities, consultancy projects, presentations, computer-based exams, a trading simulation portfolio and group or individual reports. You'll also be able to access support materials through our virtual learning environment (VLE).
To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Chelmsford Campus|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 112 points||from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).|
|A level||96-112 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma||96-112 UCAS Tariff points acquired from BTEC Level 3 Diplomas are accepted.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diplomas are accepted, 15 Level 3 credits at Merit grade are required.|
UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Advanced Highers are accepted.
UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Highers are accepted.
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||3 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and Maths.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points|
If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttp://www.anglia.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/accounting-and-finance
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|International||£12,200 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.