Accounting and Law Ulster University

Undergraduate

Important notice – campus change
This course will move to the Belfast campus. Students will change campus part way through this course.

The degree is a four-year programme with an equal weighting of accounting and law based modules being covered in each year. It also has an option of an intercalary/placement year after Year 3.

The aim of this degree is to produce professionally focused graduates who have an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice of accounting and law. The degree prepares students for:

a career in accountancy (specialising in those areas which require a more in-depth knowledge of law, such as forensics, due diligence and litigation);
a career in law (in particular, corporate law) and/or;
postgraduate studies in accounting, law or cognate disciplines.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Jordanstown

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    4 years


How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

England

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

EU

International

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 NM41
Institution code U20
Campus name Jordanstown
Campus code J

Points of entry

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level A B B - B B B A-level grades BBB if including A-Level Mathematics or ABB if not completing A-level Mathematics.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM To include 10 distinctions.
Access to HE Diploma Overall Access profile 70%.
Scottish Higher B B B B C - B B B C C To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Profile to include Maths with a minimum Grade B.

GCSE Profile to include English Language with a minimum Grade C.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 27 points To include 13 points at higher level.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H3, H3, H3, H3 - H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 To include Maths at Higher level.
Scottish Advanced Higher B B C - C C C To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.

English language requirements for international applicants
The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4,160 Whole course
International £13,240 Whole course
England £9,000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £4,160 Whole course
Scotland £9,000 Whole course
Wales £9,000 Whole course

Additional fee information

The GB and International fees displayed are for academic year 2017/18 and may be subject to an incremental increase for academic year 2018/19. Further information about full time undergraduate fees can be found at https://www.ulster.ac.uk/apply/fees-and-finance/undergraduate. If you are from England, Scotland or Wales and want to study a full-time undergraduate degree at Ulster University, you can take advantage of one of our special discounts, each year of your course. For further information visit https://www.ulster.ac.uk/ulster-life/study-at-ulster/gb-students/discounts-for-gb-students