Newman University, Birmingham

Accounting and Finance Newman University, Birmingham Degree level: Undergraduate


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The BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance degree at Newman provides you with the skills, knowledge and resources relevant for a wide range of enterprises in the private and public sectors.

In the first year, the solid foundation for future study will be laid where you will gain an understanding of accounting and finance. You will also study important business issues such as business law, business environment and business economics.

Graduates from this course may gain exemptions from the professional Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualifications and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the Chartered Institute of Public Finance, Accountants (CIPFA) examinations and ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales).

The programme will give you the skills and knowledge that you need to succeed in the future. Graduates from Accounting and Finance are highly sought after and are able to use their skills and knowledge in a wide range of different areas. As a graduate of Accounting and Finance, there are opportunities to work in the public and private sector in areas such as financial and management accounting, auditing and management.


  • We teach with a particular emphasis on ethics and strong leadership, and how they work within business; you will understand the impact of decisions made and how they contribute to the long term success of an organisation.

  • You are presented with opportunities to experience the international business marketplace by way of international field trips and access to the Erasmus programme.

  • Courses are structured with the requirements of professional organisations in mind – this makes it more practical for you to attain future professional memberships in their particular areas of interest.

  • You will be taught by a department which not only understands the theoretical aspects of business and its associated subjects, but also encourages students in their practical applications and prepares students for various professional roles.

We place a strong emphasis on preparing students for professional employment. Many students begin their course with an interest in the world of business but may be unsure of where they can fit in and make a positive impact. Graduates go on to work within various fields of the business world including: management, accounting, finance, entrepreneurship, marketing and economics.

Course details


For full listings of Year 1, 2 and 3 modules please visit the Accounting and Finance course page of the Newman University 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 N400
Institution code N36
Campus name Newman University
Campus code N

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is not currently accepting applications from international learners.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points You must achieve at least 96 UCAS points including a minimum of CC at A Level or equivalent (e.g. MM at BTEC Diploma or MPP at BTEC Extended Diploma) towards the total tariff.
Access to HE Diploma Students can achieve the requirements with a combination of Distinction, Merit and Pass grades at level 3 achieved from a completed Access course.96 UCAS Points:
D21-M3-P21; D18-M9-P18; D15-M15-P15;
D12-M21-P12; D9-M27-P9; D6-M33-P6;
D3-M39-P3; D0-M45-P0

5 GCSEs at grade 4 (or C) or above including English and mathematics, or recognised equivalents, are also required.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

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

Fees shown are for 2019/20 academic year. The University will review tuition fees and increase fees in line with any inflationary uplift as determined by the UK Government, if permitted by law or government policy, on enrolment and in subsequent years of your course. It is anticipated that such increases would be linked to RPI (the Retail Price Index excluding mortgage interest payments).

Provider information

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Newman University, Birmingham
Genners Lane
Bartley Green
B32 3NT

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Fax: 01214761196

Course Clearing information

Additional information

We will be on the phones and online from 7am-5:30pm Thursday 16th August, 8:30am-5:30pm Friday 17th August 8.30am-1.00pm Saturday 18th August and back again at 8:30am Monday 20th August all through the week between 8:30am-5:30pm. Out of office hours - 24 hour answerphone

Course contact details

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The Admissions Registrar

0121 476 1181

Fax: 0121 476 1196