Accounting and finance

Undergraduate courses starting in 2018

Accounting and finance combines the study of financial systems with the measurement and communication of this information.

Accounting and finance professionals are important to almost all functions of business. Learn to use your numerical abilities in a practical way to open up career opportunities in a wide range of sectors.

As well as a detailed understanding of financial systems, you’ll develop your analytical skills. You can also get a broad insight into other business areas including law, marketing and strategy.

In your final year you'll be able to apply for our International Academic Exchange programme. You'll gain international exposure by spending a semester studying abroad at one of our partner business schools.

If you choose our four year course, you'll be able to apply your skills in a practical business environment with a placement year. You will gain a distinct advantage in the graduate job market with this valuable experience.

The School of Management works with over 300 companies of all sizes across all business sectors.


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Rosalie Verge
“My degree gave me insight into many business areas. It enhanced my employability through knowledge but also by improving my confidence and interpersonal skills.”
Rosalie Verge BSc Accounting and Finance (2015)