Edinburgh Napier University

Accounting Edinburgh Napier University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

This course is fully accredited so gives student exemptions from many exams set by professional bodies.

Accounting is more than just number crunching.
On our accredited courses you’ll learn and develop a combination of accounting, finance and other business skills.

We are accredited by major UK accounting institutes, as outlined below, and this highly regarded course will prepare you for a range of careers in accounting or further study.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA)
Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy (CIPFA)
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)

Accreditations from these accounting bodies highlight the relevance of this course for the modern business environment.

Please visit our website for full course and module details.

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 E59
Campus name Craiglockhart Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BCC GCSE Grade C or 4 in Maths and English also required.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Minimum grades DMM (Distinction, Merit, Merit) in a related subject.

GCSE Grade C or 4 in Maths and English also required.
Access to HE Diploma D: 12 credits
M: 33 credits
Pass Access to HE Diploma in a related subject with 45 credits overall with minimum 33 Credits at Merit & 12 at Distinction.

Maths and English at Level 2 or equivalent also required.
Scottish Higher BBBB National 5 C in Maths and English also required.

The grades listed above are our standard entry requirements. You may be given an Offer of entry if you meet our stated minimum entry requirements, within our widening participation criteria, outlined in our Contextual Admissions Policy. This Offer will be lower than our standard entry requirements. For further information about our entry requirements and Admissions Policies please visit our website.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 points Award of Diploma with 28 points overall with three HL subjects at grades 6, 5, 4.

4 points in SL Maths and English also required.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H3, H3 Grades H2, H2, H3, H3 at Higher Level.

Grade O4 at Ordinary Level in Maths and English also required.

Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements

HNC - Pass in Accounting with A in the graded unit.

Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements

HND - Pass in Accounting with Grades BB at SCQF Level 8 in the graded units.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
Scottish Higher BCCC National 5 grade C in English is also required.

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £1,820 Year 1
International £12,845 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £1,820 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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Edinburgh Napier University
219 Colinton Road
EH14 1DJ

Course contact details

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+44 (0)333 900 60 40