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BSc (Hons) Accounting

This unique, specialist accounting course provides a fast-track to chartered accountancy status.

It is part of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Undergraduate Partnership Programme (UPP). Gain 8 exemptions from ICAEW ACA exams and develop a real-world attitude to business.

Course statistics

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This course is also available with a work placement

46

students joined this course in 2016

100%

in employment or further study within 6 months (source: DLHE)

8

exemptions from ICAEW exams

(plus 9 from CIMA and 6 from ACCA)

Key rankings

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Ranked 4th in the UK for business and economics (source: THE 2017)

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Ranked 22nd in the world for business and economics (source: THE 2017)

BSc Accounting / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BSc (Hons)
Duration
3 years full-time
Typical A-level offer

Grades AAA. General Studies is normally accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. Critical Thinking and Use of Maths are not accepted. Three AS-Levels accepted in place of one A-Level if all taken in Year 13.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

36 points overall with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

Students  without  GCSE/IGCSE Maths at grade A (or 7) and English Language at B (or 6) will need 6 in SL Maths* and 5 in SL English (Language A: English Language and Literature or Language A: Literature). If Language B: English is offered at SL we would need you to achieve 6.

*We do not currently accept Maths Studies for BSc (Hons) Accounting applicants for the purposes of meeting our Maths subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

361 applications for 46 places (2016 entry)

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course description

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Top 5 reasons to study Accounting at Manchester

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 the four-year degree  offers you the opportunity of a full-year paid work placement in your third year of study.

Open days

For details of forthcoming University undergraduate open days, visit open days and visits .

If you can't make it to one of our undergraduate events on campus, our virtual open day   is the next best thing. Discover what our current students think about Alliance Manchester Business School and why they chose their courses. Take a good look around our campus - could you see yourself here?

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £22,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Scholarships/sponsorships

The Manchester Bursary is available to UK students registered on an undergraduate degree course at Alliance MBS who have had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance England. 

In addition, Alliance MBS will award a range of Social Responsibility Scholarships to UK/EU and international students. These awards are worth £2,000 per year across three years of study. You must achieve AAA at A-level (or equivalent) and be able to demonstrate a significant contribution and commitment to social responsibility. The School will also award a number of International Stellar Scholarships to international students achieving AAA at A-level (or equivalent). Additional eligibility criteria apply - please see our scholarship pages for full details.

Contact details

Academic department
Alliance Manchester Business School
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 3425/3401
Email
Website
https://www.mbs.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/bsc-hons-accounting/
Academic department overview
Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .

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