Fact file

UCAS course code: N400

UCAS institution code: M20

Degree awarded: BSc

Duration: 3 or 4 years full-time

Number of places/applicants:

315 applications for 46 places (2014 entry)

Typical A level offer: Grades AAA. General Studies is normally accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. Language subjects will be considered on an individual basis. Critical Thinking and Use of Mathematics are not accepted.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer: 37 points and 666 in Higher Level subjects plus no less than 6 for Standard Level Maths and 5 for Standard Level English / English Language & Literature (Maths Studies and English Literature are not accepted).

Contact email:

Contact telephone: +44 (0)161 306 3425/3401

How to apply

Apply through UCAS .

Course description

This unique, professionally-oriented course has been designed alongside the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Undergraduate Partnership Programme (UPP).

It will provide you with a fast track to an accountancy qualification and offers you the opportunity of a one-year paid work placement in your third year..


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250, subject to government regulations on fee increases.. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.


The Manchester Bursary is available to any student who is registered on an eligible first undergraduate degree course at Manchester and who has had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance. Visit our student finance pages for more detailed information.

In addition to this support, Alliance Manchester Business School will be awarding five Undergraduate Scholarships for Social Responsibility worth £2,000 p.a. across three years of study to UK students achieving AAA at A-level (or equivalent) who are able to demonstrate a significant contribution and commitment to social responsibility. We will also be awarding this scholarship to an international (non-EU) student. Find out more about our Undergraduate Scholarships for Social Responsibility .

Class profile - 2015 intake

Applications per place: 8
Nationalities: 16

UCAS code


Typical A-level offer


Career prospects

of our graduates in work six months after finishing
Most targeted university by leading graduate employers.
This course is also offered with a placement year

Key features

of placement students achieve first or upper second degrees
of students are satisfied with the course (NSS 2015).