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Accounting and finance

Undergraduate courses starting in 2020

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 gain 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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‘Bath School of Management has great industry connections and is really knowledgeable about what employers want. The combination of interesting lectures and real-world experience really appealed.’
Cameron Campbell BSc Accounting and Finance with placement year at PwC (2017)