Accounting (Pathways) Ulster University

The BSc Hons Accounting (Pathways) is an innovative suite of pathways that offers you the opportunity to progress your studies within fast growing areas of professional services. You will be able to graduate with one of the following awards: BSc Hons Accounting or BSc Hons Accounting (Forensic Services) or BSc Hons Accounting (Financial Economics) or BSc Hons Accounting (Management Consulting).

This suite of pathways offers you high quality teaching, expertise in forensic and financial services and well established links with the accounting professional bodies, key graduate employers, public sector and local industry.

  • Qualification

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

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Jordanstown

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    3 years


How to apply

Application deadlines

To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:

15 January

Application codes

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

Course code N400
Institution code U20
Campus name Jordanstown

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 ABB - BBB A-level grades BBB if including A-Level Mathematics or ABB if not completing A-level Mathematics.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma DDM To include 10 distinctions.
Access to HE Diploma D: credits
M: credits
P: credits
Overall Access profile 70%
Scottish Higher BBBBC - BBBCC To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE Profile to include Maths with a minimum Grade B and English Language with a minimum Grade C.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 27 points To include 13 points at higher level
Irish Leaving Certificate - Higher Level H2, H3, H3, H3, H3 - H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 To include Maths at Higher level.
Scottish Advanced Higher BBC - CCC To include minimum of Grade C in Maths.

English Language Requirements
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 £4,030 Whole course
International £13,240 Whole course
England £9,000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £4,030 Whole course
Scotland £9,000 Whole course
Wales £9,000 Whole course

Additional fee information

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