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
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 is not accepted. Three AS-Levels accepted in place of one A-Level if all taken in Year 13.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

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

Students without GCSE/IGCSE Maths at A (or 7) and English at B (or 6) will need 6 in Maths and 5 in English at Standard Level.

We accept Maths, Language A: English Language and Literature and Language B: English. Maths Studies and Language A: Literature are not accepted.

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

Fees for entry in 2018 have not yet been set. For entry in 2017 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2018 entry.

Scholarships/sponsorships

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 .

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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