University of Leicester

Accounting and Finance University of Leicester Degree level: Undergraduate

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Accounting and finance represent important bodies of academic and practice-based knowledge, both central to the way in which management, shareholders and other stakeholders understand and seek to change organisations. The programme will teach industry-required skills and techniques, while focusing on the organisational dimensions of accounting and finance.

Course details

Modules

In your first year you will learn about the foundations of finance, management and economics and begin to acquire the basic statistical skills to prepare you for your dissertation in your final year. The modules that you take this year will provide you with a solid base for the more specialised modules of the second and third years. More information about the modules studied can be found on our website.


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 72N7
Institution code L34
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level ABB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD Diploma in Business preferred.
Access to HE Diploma Qualification Accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: cssadmissions@le.ac.uk
Scottish Higher Qualification Accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: cssadmissions@le.ac.uk
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, M2, M2
Extended Project Considered alongside other qualifications.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English Language grade C/5 and Maths grade B/5 is also required.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 points Including a minimum of 16 points at HL. Minimum grade of 5 in SL or 4 in HL Mathematics or 6 in SL Maths Studies and 4 in SL English required if not held at GCSE.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) Qualification Accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: cssadmissions@le.ac.uk
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Considered alongside other qualifications.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) Considered alongside other qualifications.
Scottish Advanced Higher Qualification Accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: cssadmissions@le.ac.uk

When considering your application, we will look for evidence that you will be able to fulfil the objectives of the programme of study and achieve the standards required. We will take into account a range of factors including previous examination results.


English language requirements

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.

For further details of our English Language requirements please see our website

https://le.ac.uk/study/international-students/english-language-requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

The tuition fee for home and EU students is reviewed annually and for the academic year 2019/20 it is £9,250. The fees for following years have not yet been decided but are likely to increase each year in line with inflation, subject to government regulations. The inflation rate used will be RPIX, which includes all the items in the Retail Price Index, excluding mortgage payments. For your information, the inflation rate used by the Government when increasing the tuition fee from £9,000 to £9,250 was 2.8%. For further information about fees and funding please see the following page of the University website: https://le.ac.uk/student-life/undergraduates/fees-funding

Provider information

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University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester
LE1 7RH


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+44 (0) 116 252 5281